AHOB Publications and Resources


Summary Time Chart

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Quaternary chronology with key British sites, archaeological industries, palaeogeography, and major warm periods and ice advances for the past 700,000 years.


Workshop Proceedings

Project participants periodically gather to present their research and to discuss progress at a workshop symposium. Proceedings of those workshops are available here.


Homo britannicus

Homo britannicus

Read about the AHOB project in Chris Stringer's Homo Britannicus, published by Penguin Books in 2006.


Supplementary Data

From: Preece, R.C & Parfitt, S.A. 2007. "The Cromer Forest-bed Formation: some recent developments relating to early human occupation and lowland glaciation."

* Database of Early and early Middle Pleistocene Water Voles (Rodentia: Mimomys savini and Arvicola) [Download file as PDF]

* Map of sites in the database [Download file as PDF]




Talks at the AHOB workshop held July, 2003 in London. From left to right: Chris Stringer, Russell Coope, Simon Lewis, and Richard Preece.

AHOB Publications

Hundreds of scientific papers have been published as part of the AHOB project. Here are three random selections:

1. Lowe, J., Barton, N., Blockley, S., Bronk Ramsey, C., Cullen, V.L., Davies, W., Gamble, C., Grant, K., Hardiman, M., Housley, R., Lane, C.S., Lee, S., Lewis, M., MacLeod, A., Menzies, M.A., Müller, W., Pollard, M., Price, C., Roberts, A.P., Rohling, E.J., Satow, C., Smith, V.C., Stringer, C., Tomlinson, E.L., White, D., Albert, P.G., Arienzo, I., Barker, G., Bori?, D., Carandente, A., Civetta, L., Ferrier, C., Gaudelli, J.-L., Karkanas, P., Koumouzelis, M., Müller, U.C., Orsi, G., Pross, J., Rosi, M., Shalamanov-Korobar, L., Sirakov, N., Tzedakis, P. C. 2012. Volcanic ash layers illuminate the resilience of Neanderthals and early Modern Humans to natural hazards. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 109: 13532-13537.

2. Stringer, C. 2006. The origins of modern humans 1984-2004. In H. Soodyall (ed.) The Prehistory of Africa. Jonathan Ball: Johannesburg, pp. 10-20.

3. Lewis, S.G. 2003. Lynford Quarry: Pleistocene stratigraphy and sedimentology. In W. Boismier (ed.) A Middle Palaeolithic site at Lynford Quarry, Mundford, Norfolk. Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society, 69.

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Microfossils and AHOB
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