AHOB Publications and Resources
Summary Time Chart
Quaternary chronology with key British sites, archaeological industries, palaeogeography, and major warm periods and ice advances for the past 700,000 years.
Project participants periodically gather to present their research and to discuss progress at a workshop symposium. Proceedings of those workshops are available here.
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.
Hundreds of scientific papers have been published as part of the AHOB project. Here are three random selections:
1. Ashton, N. & Lewis, S. 2002. Deserted Britain: declining populations in the British late Middle Pleistocene. Antiquity 76, 388-396.
2. White, M.J. 2004. Comment on J. McNabb, F. Binyon and L. Hazelwood, The Large Cutting Tools from the South African Acheulean and the Question of Social Traditions. Current Anthropology 45: 671-2
3. Meyrick, R.A. & Schreve, D.C. (eds.). 2002. The Quaternary of Central Germany. Field Guide. Quaternary Research Association, London.
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