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The chronology of the introduction of pastoralism to the Cape, South Africa

  • Judith Sealy (a1) and Royden Yates (a1)

A careful survey of reports of early sheep in southernmost Africa combines with new radiocarbon dates to revise our knowledge of early pastoralism in the Cape. The new chronology shows the keeping of domestic stock and the making of pottery are not simultaneous and intertwined but separate events in a more complex history.

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