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Title Ancient Scandinavia : an archaeological history from the first humans to the Vikings / T. Douglas Price.

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Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Online resource; title from PDF title page (Ebsco, viewed April 7, 2015).
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Cover; Ancient ScandinAvia; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Chapter 1 PLACE, TIME, AND ARCHAEOLOGY; Organization of the Book; Scandinavia Today; History in Very Brief; Scandinavia in Prehistory; Time: Chronology and Culture; Past Environments: Ice, Land, Sea; Past Environments: Vegetation; Past Environments: Animals; Past Environments: Resources; Archaeology in Scandinavia; Chapter 2 THE FIRST INHABITANTS, 13,000-9500 BC; The Founders; Origins in Western and Central Europe; The End of the Pleistocene; The Late Paleolithic of Northern Europe; Hamburgian, 13,000-11,800 BC; Stellmoor, Germany
Jels and Slotseng, DenmarkMölleröd, Sweden; Federmesser, 12,000-10,800 BC; Bromme, 11,500-10,500 BC; Bromme, Denmark; Stoksbjerg Vest, Denmark; Ahrensburgian, 11,000-9000 BC; Dværgebakke, Denmark; Hässleberga, Sweden; Hensbacka, 10,500-9000 BC; Rørmyr II, Norway; Almeö, Sweden; Fosna, 10,000-9000 BC; Galta 3, Norway; Nyhamna, Norway; Komsa, 9500-8500 BC; Slettnes, Norway; Dumpokjauratj, Sweden; Treasures; Stellmoor, Germany; Poggenwisch, Germany; Weitsche, Germany; Summary: Late Pleistocene Hunters; Chapter 3 THE LAST HUNTERS, 9500-4000 BC; The Old Bull; The Mesolithic in Scandinavia
Environmental Changes in the Early HoloceneThe Beginning of the Mesolithic; Regional Traditions; Southern Scandinavia; Maglemose; Kongemose; #Nivå, Denmark; Ertebølle; #Tybrind Vig, Denmark; #Ringkloster, Denmark; West Sweden/East Norway; Huseby Klev, Sweden; Dammen, Sweden; Balltorp, Sweden; South and West Norway; Kotedalen, Norway; Vingen, Norway; Northern Norway; Tønsnes, Norway; Early Northern Comb Ware Culture; Middle Sweden; Kanaljorden, Sweden; Northern Sweden; Aareavaara, Sweden; Alträsket, Sweden; Mesolithic Patterns; Subsistence; Settlement; Sedentism; Cemeteries; Vedbæk, Denmark
Strøby Egede, DenmarkTreasures; Ryemarksgård, Denmark; Tågerup, Sweden; Rosenhof, Germany; Skellingsted Bro, Denmark; Slate Tools, Northern Scandinavia; Amber Effigies, Denmark; Vedbæk, Denmark; Summary: Foraging Adaptations; Chapter 4 THE FIRST FARMERS, 4000-2800 BC; A Market for Axes; Neolithic Scandinavia; Hunters to Farmers; Mechanisms and Causes; Colonization versus Adoption; Causes of the Transition; Population; Resource Availability; Social and Economic Change; Funnel Beaker Culture (TRB); Origins; Wangels, Germany; Subsistence; Hallmarks; Ceramics; Axes; #Dragsholm, Denmark
Exchange and TradeTypes of Sites; Settlements and Structures; Mossby, Sweden; Lisbjerg Skole, Denmark; Bjørnsholm, Denmark; Almhov, Sweden; Skjutbanorna 1A, Sweden; Skogsmossen, Sweden; Kotedalen, Norway; Flint Mines; Bog Offerings; Monumental Tombs; Earthen Long Barrows; Jättegraven, Sweden; Dolmens and Passage Graves; Kong Svends Høj, Denmark; Enclosures; Sarup, Denmark; Döserygg, Sweden; Treasures; Skarpsalling, Denmark; Bygholm, Denmark; Porsmose, Denmark; Summary: The Transition to Agriculture; Chapter 5 NEOLITHIC SOCIETIES, 2800-1700 BC; Expensive Trinkets; The Middle and Late Neolithic
Subject Prehistoric peoples -- Scandinavia.
Antiquities, Prehistoric -- Scandinavia.
Scandinavia -- Antiquities.
Scandinavia -- History -- To 1397.
Social archaeology -- Scandinavia.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Print version: Price, T. Douglas (Theron Douglas). Ancient Scandinavia 9780190231972 (DLC) 2014032951
ISBN 9780190231989 electronic bk.
019023198X electronic bk.
OCLC # EBC2012687
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