The development of neolithic house societies in Orkney

Colin Richards
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Considering that Orkney is a group of relatively small islands lying off the northeast coast of the Scottish mainland, its wealth of Neolithic archaeology is truly extraordinary. An assortment of houses, chambered cairns, stone circles, standing stones and passage graves provides an unusually comprehensive range of archaeological and architectural contexts. Yet, in the early 1990s, there was a noticeable imbalance between 4th and 3rd millennium cal BC evidence, with house structures, and 'villag

Title Details

ISBN: 9781909686908
Author: Colin Richards
Publisher: Windgather
Language: English
Publication Date: 30/04/2016
Format: EPUB
Est. Pages: ?512
Genre: Humanities - Archaeology
Dewey: 936.1132