The Outer Hebrides: The Last 14,000 Years

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781850756132
  • Publisher: Continuum International Publishing Group
  • Publication date: 5/1/1996
  • Series: Search Ser.
  • Pages: 300

Table of Contents

List of Figures
List of Plates
List of Tables
1 The Sheffield Environment and Archaeology Research Campaign in the Outer Hebrides 1
2 Quaternary geomorphology of the Outer Hebrides 5
3 Late-glacial and Holocene vegetational history of South Uist and Barra 13
4 Geochemical investigations of environmental changes in the Outer Hebrides 27
5 Ideas and evidence from studies of tephra 45
6 The environmental impact of Icelandic volcanic eruptions: a Hebridean perspective 51
7 The Quaternary geology of the coasts of the islands of the Southern Outer Hebrides 59
8 A reconnaissance of the potential 'coastal-erosion archaeological-hazard' on the Islands of Barra, Vatersay, Sandray, and Mingulay 103
9 The machair vegetation of the Outer Hebrides: A review 123
10 The present-day machair vegetation of the southern Outer Hebrides 133
11 The acidic and upland vegetation of the southern Outer Hebrides 147
12 The development of the Outer Hebridean entomofauna: a fossil perspective 163
13 Hebridean farming townships prior to crofting and the clearances: a documentary perspective 185
14 An investigation of site formation processes on a traditional Hebridean farmstead using environmental and geoarchaeological techniques 195
15 Hebridean blackhouses and a speculative history of the 'culture favoured' Coleoptera of the Hebrides 207
16 Environmental quality and the accumulation of [superscript 137]Cs through trophic levels in the Hebrides 217
17 Natural heritage conservation in the Southern Outer Hebrides 227
Bibliography 253
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