A Record in Stone

A Record in Stone : The Study of Australia's Flaked Stone Artefacts

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Provides a comprehensive investigation into the different ways in which archaeologists use flaked stone artefacts as a basis for reconstructing the distant human past. This book describes the range of flaked stone artefact forms recovered from Australian archaeological sites.show more

Product details

  • Mixed media product | 376 pages
  • 176 x 238 x 24mm | 997.9g
  • Aboriginal Studies Press
  • Canberra, Australia
  • English
  • b/w photos
  • 0855754605
  • 9780855754600
  • 131,037

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"A beautifully crafted account of the nature of Australian stone artifacts set in their intellectual and ethnographical perspective. Clear, concise illustrations, coupled with elegant summaries, make this book a must for professional archaeologists, students and enthusiastic amateurs alike." --Carmel Schrire Rutgers, professor, State University of New Jerseyshow more

About Simon Holdaway

Simon Holdaway is a senior lecturer at the University of Auckland in New Zealand. Nicola Stern is a senior lecturer at La Trobe University in Australia.show more