H 297 x W 210 mm
Illustrated throughout in colour and black & white
Published Jan 2016
The aim of this research is to draw up a literature review of the structured deposits of animal remains during the third and second millennia BC in the Ancient Near East for its subsequent classification and detailed interpretation.
1. Introduction; 2. Historical and archaeological context; 3. Structured deposition of animal remains in the Fertile Crescent during the III Millennium BC; 4. Structured deposition of animal remains in the Fertile Crescent during the II Millennium BC; 5. Discussion; 6. Conclusions; Bibliography; Appendix A. Number of articulated animal individuals recorded at each site classified by species, region and period; Appendix B. Identification of equid species classified by site and period