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23 Northern and northeastern Asia: archaeology

Prehistory

Part II: Holocene migrations

  1. Yaroslav V. Kuzmin

Published Online: 4 FEB 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781444351071.wbeghm823

The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration

The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration

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Kuzmin, Y. V. 2013. 23 Northern and northeastern Asia: archaeology. The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration. .

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  1. Published Online: 4 FEB 2013

Abstract

This chapter introduces the archaeological evidence for migrations in prehistoric Siberia and the adjacent regions of northern Asia. As such, it dovetails with chapters 22 and 24. Most movement can be detected from south to north or along latitudes, rather than from north to south.

Keywords:

  • archaeology;
  • Asia;
  • Holocene