The human use of caves
Twenty-eight essays by a very distinguished collection of contributors who were invited to speak at a conference in Newcastle in 1993 on a number of themes in terms of evidence for cave and rockshelter use in their areas of the world. The contributors include: Lawrence Straus (Some human uses of caves and rockshelters); Pavel Dolukhanov (Cave vs open-air settlement in the European Upper Palaeolithic); Marcel Otte (The Belgian Palaeolithic); Ann Sieveking (Cave as context in Palaeolithic art); Paul Bahn (Pleistocene cave art); Erwin Cziesla (The Weidental cave); Manuel Gonzalez Morales (Cantabrian Spain); Keith Branigan (Caves as workshops); Vassily Lubin (The Caucasus); Andrea Stone (Pre-Columbian cave utilization in the Maya area); Josephine Flood (Aboriginal use of caves); Penny Dransart (Northern Chile).
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Marcel One The Human Use of Caves in the Belgian Palaeolithic
Probing the Phenomenon of Pleistocene Cave Art
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Abri activities animal archaeological artifacts assemblages Azilian bison bones Bronze Age burial camelids camps Cantabria Caucasus cave art cave sites caves and rockshelters central century ceramics Chalcolithic chamber coastal coins Copper Age Cremonesi Cueva cult caves cultural layers Cziesla Deacon decorated deep caves deposits dwelling early edited el-Wad engraved entrance evidence example excavations faunal remains Figure gator Grotta groups Gruta Gubs hearths Holocene human remains hunting inhabitants Klasies River Lascaux Late Pleistocene Latvia levels limestone lithic located Magdalenian Malawi material Maya caves Mesolithic metres millennium BP Monasheskaya mountain Mousterian Nahal Qanah Natufian Neolithic northern Urals Nyau occupation Offering Cave Oosterbeek open-air sites ossuaries paintings period Poole's Cavern pottery prehistoric probably radiocarbon dates Radmilli region ritual rock art sanctuaries settlement Shchepinskiy shelter Singer & Wymer slope Solutrean southern Stone Age STRAUS suggested tion Upper Palaeolithic valley walls Wardaman