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Flat adzes : a class of flaked stone tools from southwestern Australia. American Museum novitates ; no. 2502

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dc.contributor.author Gould, Richard A. en_US
dc.contributor.author Quilter, Jeffrey, 1949- en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2005-10-06T16:35:09Z
dc.date.available 2005-10-06T16:35:09Z
dc.date.issued 1972 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2246/2709
dc.description 14 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. en_US
dc.description Includes bibliographical references (p. 13-14). en_US
dc.description.abstract "Qualitative and quantitative analyses applied to stone tools from the surface of sites in southwestern Australia reveal the existence of a tool type with distinctive characteristics and suggest a wide range of functions, including tasks related to wood-scraping and cutting of meat, skin, and fibrous materials"--P. [1]. en_US
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dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language eng en_US
dc.language.iso en_US
dc.publisher New York, N.Y. : American Museum of Natural History en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries American Museum novitates ; no. 2502 en_US
dc.subject.lcc QL1 .A436 no.2502, 1972 en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Adzes -- Australia -- Western Australia. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Aboriginal Australians -- Implements -- Australia -- Western Australia. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Stone implements -- Australia -- Western Australia. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Excavations (Archaeology) -- Australia -- Western Australia. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Western Australia -- Antiquities. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Australia -- Antiquities. en_US
dc.title Flat adzes : a class of flaked stone tools from southwestern Australia. American Museum novitates ; no. 2502 en_US
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  • American Museum Novitates
    Novitates (Latin for "new acquaintances"), published continuously and numbered consecutively since 1921, are short papers that contain descriptions of new forms and reports in zoology, paleontology, and geology. New numbers are published at irregular intervals.

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