Preface

Nicholas C. Flemming, Jan Harff, Delminda Moura, Anthony Burgess, Geoffrey N. Bailey

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Abstract

This book considers the complex question of how, why,and where prehistoric occupation sites and artifacts onthe European continental shelf have survived inundationby the postglacial rise of sea level, and how, why andwhere in other cases they have been destroyed. It formsan essential prelude to the interpretation of knownsubmerged prehistoric archaeological sites and artifactson the European continental shelf, which are now knownto number in excess of 2600 find spots (see splashcos-viewer.eu).
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationSubmerged Landscapes of the European Continental Shelf
Subtitle of host publicationQuaternary Paleoenvironments
EditorsNicholas C. Flemming, Jan Harff, Delminda Moura, Anthony Burgess, Geoffrey N. Bailey
PublisherWiley-Blackwell
Pagesxv-xvi
Number of pages2
ISBN (Electronic)9781118927823, 9781118927717
ISBN (Print)9781118922132
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2017
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Preface
  • Submerged Landscapes
  • European Continental Shelf
  • Quaternary Paleoenvironments
  • drowned landscapes
  • prehistoric human settlement
  • Ice Ages
  • Pleistocene
  • Ice Ages of the Pleistocene

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