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Something fishy in the Neolithic? A re-evaluation of stable isotope analysis of Mesolithic and Neolithic coastal populations

  • N. Milner (a1), O. E. Craig (a1), G. N. Bailey (a1), K. Pedersen (a1) and S. H. Andersen (a2)...
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