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Deserted Britain: declining populations in the British Late Middle Pleistocene

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  02 January 2015

Nick Ashton
Department of Prehistory & Early Europe, The British Museum, Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3DG, England
Simon Lewis
Department of Geography, Queen Mary, University of London, Mile End Road, London E1 4NS, England


This paper defines the potential reasons for low population levels in Oxygen Isotope Stages 6–4: climate, habitat preferences and sea level.

Copyright © Antiquity Publications Ltd. 2002

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