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16 Levant and North Africa: archaeology

Prehistory

Part II: Holocene migrations

  1. Gregory P. Gilbert

Published Online: 4 FEB 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781444351071.wbeghm816

The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration

The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration

How to Cite

Gilbert, G. P. 2013. 16 Levant and North Africa: archaeology. The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 FEB 2013

Abstract

The Holocene prehistory of the Levant and Egypt incorporates both the origins of western Eurasian agriculture and subsequent agriculturalist expansions, as well as one of the world's oldest periods of state formation.

Keywords:

  • archaeology;
  • Holocene;
  • farming;
  • Africa, Levant