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The oldest ever brush hut plant remains from Ohalo II, Jordan Valley, Israel (19,000 BP)

  • Dani Nadel (a1) and Ella Werker (a2)
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Detailed excavation and analysis of a brush hut from Ohalo II, Jordan Valley, Israel, provides an extraordinary view of camp construction 19,000 years ago. This report offers an important contribution to studies of Palaeolithic camp sites.

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O. Bar-Yosef 1978. Man — an outline of the prehistory of the Kinneret area, in C. Semrya (ed.), Monographiae Biologicae 32: 44764. The Hague.

O. Bar-Yosef & A. Belfer-Cohen . 1989. The origins of sedentism and farming communities in the Levant, Journal of World Prehistory 3(4): 44798.

I. Hershkovitz , G. Edelson M.S. Spiers B. Arensburg ., D. Nadel & B. Levi . 1993. Ohalo II man — unusual findings in the anterior rib cage and shoulder girdle of a 19,000 years-old specimen, International Journal of Osteo-archaeology 3: 17788.

I. Hershkovitz , M.S. Spiers D. Frayer D. Nadel S. Wish-Baratz & B. Arensburg . 1995. Ohalo II —a 19,000 years old skeleton from a water-logged site at the Sea of Galilee, American Journal of Physical Anthropology 96(3): 21534.

M.E. Kislev , D. Nadel & I. Carmi . 1992. Epipalaeolithic (19,000 BP) cereal and fruit diet at Ohalo II, Sea of Galilee, Israel, Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 73(14): 1616.

D.E. Lieberman 1993. The rise and fall of seasonal mobility among hunter-gatherers, Current Anthropology 34(5): 599631.

D. Nadel 1994. Levantine Upper Palaeolithic-Early Epipalaeolithic burial customs: Ohalo Il as a case study, Paleorient 20(1): 11321.

D. Nadel , I. Carmi & D. Segal . 1995. Radiocarbon dating of Ohalo II: archaeological and methodological implications, Journal of Archaeological Science 22(6): 81122.

D. Nadel , A. Danin E. Werker T. Schick M.E. Kislev & K. Stewart . 1994. 19,000 years-old twisted fibers from Ohalo II, Current Anthropology 35(4): 4518.

D. Nadel & I. Hershkovitzy . 1991. New subsistence data and human remains from the earliest Levantine Epipalaeolithic, Current Anthropology 32(5): 6315.

T. Simmons & D. Nadel . 1998. The avifauna of the early Epipalaeolithic site of Ohalo II (19,400 BP), Israel: species diversity, habitat and seasonality, International Journal of Osteoarchaeology 8(2): 7996.

O. Soffer & N.D. Praslov (ed.). 1993. From Kostenki to Clovis. Upper Palaeolithic-Palaeolndian adaptations. New York (NY): Plenum Press.

F.R. Valla 1988. Aspects du sol de l’abri 131 de Mallaha (Eynan), Paleorient 14(2): 28396.

O. Bar-Yosef 1978. Man — an outline of the prehistory of the Kinneret area, in C. Semrya (ed.), Monographiae Biologicae 32: 44764. The Hague.

O. Bar-Yosef & A. Belfer-Cohen . 1989. The origins of sedentism and farming communities in the Levant, Journal of World Prehistory 3(4): 44798.

I. Hershkovitz , G. Edelson M.S. Spiers B. Arensburg ., D. Nadel & B. Levi . 1993. Ohalo II man — unusual findings in the anterior rib cage and shoulder girdle of a 19,000 years-old specimen, International Journal of Osteo-archaeology 3: 17788.

I. Hershkovitz , M.S. Spiers D. Frayer D. Nadel S. Wish-Baratz & B. Arensburg . 1995. Ohalo II —a 19,000 years old skeleton from a water-logged site at the Sea of Galilee, American Journal of Physical Anthropology 96(3): 21534.

M.E. Kislev , D. Nadel & I. Carmi . 1992. Epipalaeolithic (19,000 BP) cereal and fruit diet at Ohalo II, Sea of Galilee, Israel, Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 73(14): 1616.

D.E. Lieberman 1993. The rise and fall of seasonal mobility among hunter-gatherers, Current Anthropology 34(5): 599631.

D. Nadel 1994. Levantine Upper Palaeolithic-Early Epipalaeolithic burial customs: Ohalo Il as a case study, Paleorient 20(1): 11321.

D. Nadel , I. Carmi & D. Segal . 1995. Radiocarbon dating of Ohalo II: archaeological and methodological implications, Journal of Archaeological Science 22(6): 81122.

D. Nadel , A. Danin E. Werker T. Schick M.E. Kislev & K. Stewart . 1994. 19,000 years-old twisted fibers from Ohalo II, Current Anthropology 35(4): 4518.

D. Nadel & I. Hershkovitzy . 1991. New subsistence data and human remains from the earliest Levantine Epipalaeolithic, Current Anthropology 32(5): 6315.

T. Simmons & D. Nadel . 1998. The avifauna of the early Epipalaeolithic site of Ohalo II (19,400 BP), Israel: species diversity, habitat and seasonality, International Journal of Osteoarchaeology 8(2): 7996.

O. Soffer & N.D. Praslov (ed.). 1993. From Kostenki to Clovis. Upper Palaeolithic-Palaeolndian adaptations. New York (NY): Plenum Press.

F.R. Valla 1988. Aspects du sol de l’abri 131 de Mallaha (Eynan), Paleorient 14(2): 28396.

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