By Phillip C. Edwards

Wadi Hammeh 27, an Early Natufian payment at Pella in Jordan is an in depth document on essentially the most very important Natufian websites to have emerged long ago thirty years and an built-in research and interpretation of subsistence concepts, cost styles and formality lifestyles in a single of the world’s earliest village groups. The 14,000-year-old cost of Wadi Hammeh 27 is among the such a lot miraculous websites of its style, that includes the most important, most intricate pre-Neolithic architectural advanced but stumbled on within the center East, an remarkable sequence of artefact caches and task components, and a wealthy corpus of past due Ice Age paintings items.

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