Between the Mediterranean and the Sahara: Geoarchaeological reconnaissance in the Jebel Gharbi, Libya

Barbara E. Barich, Elena A.A. Garcea, Carlo Giraudi

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Intensive survey and three sample sections at Jebel Gharbi in north-west Libya offer a new dated sequence of the environment, and the human presence within it, from the Middle Stone Age to the early Holocene. Hunter-gatherers were continuously active, including during the hitherto elusive Later Stone Age.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)567 - 582
Number of pages16
Issue number309
Publication statusPublished - 2006
Externally publishedYes


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Archaeology
  • Arts and Humanities(all)

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