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Identification Guide For Near Eastern Grass Seeds

Identification Guide For Near Eastern Grass Seeds

by Mark Nesbitt
     
 

Archaeobotanical studies constantly encounter the carbonized grains of grasses, cultivated and wild, but the vast diversity of wild species that are potentially present has made identification of archaeological material fraught with difficulties. This volume provides an invaluable tool for mastering these difficulties. Based on years of laboratory study of an

Overview

Archaeobotanical studies constantly encounter the carbonized grains of grasses, cultivated and wild, but the vast diversity of wild species that are potentially present has made identification of archaeological material fraught with difficulties. This volume provides an invaluable tool for mastering these difficulties. Based on years of laboratory study of an extensive reference collection, this book gives expert guidance for the identification and interpretation of grass seeds, focusing on those species that occur in the Near East and Europe.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780905853413
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/15/2009
Series:
UNIV COL LONDON INST ARCH PUB Series
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
8.25(w) x 11.75(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author

Mark Nesbitt is ethnobotanist at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, England.

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