The Resource Pleistocene human remains from Australia : a living site and human cremation from Lake Mungo, western New South Wales

Pleistocene human remains from Australia : a living site and human cremation from Lake Mungo, western New South Wales

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Pleistocene human remains from Australia : a living site and human cremation from Lake Mungo, western New South Wales
Title
Pleistocene human remains from Australia : a living site and human cremation from Lake Mungo, western New South Wales
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Subject
Summary
Survey of stratigraphy & Quaternary geology at Lake Mungo (in the Willandra Lakes system, part of the Murray-Darling system) by J.M. Bowler, Rhys Jones, Harry Allen & A.G. Thorne; location & topography of site, radiocarbon dates for a series of levels, presence of shells, artifacts & human remains, evidence for two different ages of burial, Quaternary environment; discovery & collection of human remains, implements & artifacts, hearths, 3 classes of in situ implements (core tools, steep edge scrapers, flat scrapers), fauna (shell fish, birds, mammals), faunal history, human diet; cremated remains of two separated skeletons, details of Mungo I. only (cranium, mandible, dentition, post cranial), morphology, method of cremation & disposal; notes site as oldest so far discovered in Australia
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Bowler, James Maurice
Date time place
1969
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Pleistocene human remains from Australia : a living site and human cremation from Lake Mungo, western New South Wales
Instantiates
Publication
Note
pls.; illus.; diags.; tbls.; maps; Processed
Control code
M0045838
Extent
26 p.
Governing access note
  • Open access - reading
  • Open copying & quotation
  • Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Jones, Rhys
System control number
0065750
Label
Pleistocene human remains from Australia : a living site and human cremation from Lake Mungo, western New South Wales
Publication
Note
pls.; illus.; diags.; tbls.; maps; Processed
Control code
M0045838
Extent
26 p.
Governing access note
  • Open access - reading
  • Open copying & quotation
  • Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Jones, Rhys
System control number
0065750

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