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prehistoric cultures of the Horn of Africa

John Desmond Clark

prehistoric cultures of the Horn of Africa

an analysis of the Stone Age cultural and climatic succession in the Somalilands and eastern parts of Abyssinia.

by John Desmond Clark

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Published by Cambridge U.P in Cambridge .
Written in English


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SeriesUniversity of Cambridge. Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology. Occasional publications series -- ;no.2
The Physical Object
Pagination386p. :
Number of Pages386
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15986642M


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By J.D. Clark with a Foreword by M.C. Burkitt. Originally published inthis book was based on various periods of fieldwork undertaken in the region of the Horn of Africa between and Written by prominent archaeologist John Desmond Clark (), the text presents a detailed analysis of the relationship between physical geography and stone age culture within the : J.

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Numerous illustrative figures, maps, appendices and a. Prehistoric cultures of the Horn of Africa. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, (OCoLC) Online version: Clark, J. Desmond (John Desmond), Prehistoric cultures of the Horn of Africa.

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CLARK. New York: Cambridge University Press, xx, pp., 52 plates, 36 text figs., 1 map, 1 correlation table.$ French, British, and Italian Somaliland, together with the Ethopian province ofAuthor: Albert C.

Spaulding. coming book on the Prehistoric Cultures of the Horn of Africa. Maps 2 and 3 are reproduced from Maps 2 and 3 are reproduced from my book on the Prehistory of East Africa by permission of the publishers, Penguin Books by: The history of Africa begins with the emergence of hominids, archaic humans and—at leastyears ago—anatomically modern humans (Homo sapiens), in East Africa, and continues unbroken into the present as a patchwork of diverse and politically developing nation earliest known recorded history arose in Ancient Egypt, and later in Nubia, the Sahel, the Maghreb and the Horn of.

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Book Condition: Condition: Good. Ex-library with several library cachets. No dust jacket. Cloth boards shelf worn and faded. Two tears in the cloth at the head joints of the spine. theses are subject to debate.

Clark's Prehistoric Cultures of the Horn of Africa (33), based largely on wartime reconnaissance and test excavations, has yet to be superseded as a reference work. Re-cently, Dr. Clark has expanded the pioneer work of Janmart and Lea-key with his Prehistoric Cultures of North East Angola and Their.

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Desmond Clark really liked it avg rating — 1 rating — published — 2 editions. Jebel Uweinat is a large mountain made of granite and sandstone located at the borders of Libya, Egypt, and Sudan. It harbors one of the richest concentrations of prehistoric rock art in the entire Sahara, mainly of the Neolithic cattle pastoralist cultures, but also a number of.

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Ph.D. dissertation and the basis of his highly respected book The Prehistoric Cultures of the Horn of Africa (). On his release from the army and his return to North-ern Rhodesia inthe improvement of his museum was again Clark’s first concern. One of his initial tasks was to begin planning a new Rhodes-Livingstone Museum, the draw.

Desmond’s major books include Stone Age Cultures of Northern Rhodesia (); Prehistoric Cultures of the Horn of Africa (); Prehistoric Cultures of Northeast Angola and their Significance in Tropical Africa (); The Atlas of African Prehistory (); Kalambo Falls Prehistoric Site: Volume 1 (), Volume II (), and Volume III.

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