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Megafauna at Lake Menindee and the timing of their extinction, Jacqui Duncan

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Megafauna at Lake Menindee and the timing of their extinction
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Megafauna at Lake Menindee and the timing of their extinction
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Jacqui Duncan
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eng
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Duncan, Jacqui
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Thesis (M.A.)--La Trobe University, 2006
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  • Extinct animals
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
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Megafauna at Lake Menindee and the timing of their extinction, Jacqui Duncan
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Bibliography note
Bibliography : p. 171-187
Contents
Introduction: The Tedford site; aims of the thesis; The megafauna extinction debate: the overkill model for megafaunal extinction; the multi-causal theory; the climate change model; Cuddie Springs -- The Lake Menindee setting and its history: the Menindee Lakes; formation of the lake system; early research at Sunset Strip; Recent geomorphological perspectives: chronology; Palaeoenvironmental reconstruction of the Menindee Lakes region; Erosional activity that has impacted on the landscape; Previous archaeological investigations of the Menindee Lakes -- Geomorphological and geochronological results: site selection; fieldwork objectives; techniques; Results from the geomorphological investigations of the Tedford site -- The surface archaeological record of Blowout I: research objectives; field recording methods; the faunal remains from Blowout I: quantification and identification; composition of the faunal remains; definitions of taxa present; palaeoenvironmental reconstruction; the description of the stone artefacts from the surface of Blowout I: spatial patterning; The chronology of the human occupation at the Tedford site -- Excavation results: excavation procedure; excavation methods; the excavation squares -- Conclusion: A chronology of the Tedford site; The Tedford site's place in the megafaunal extinction debate; Scales of interpretation
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188 p. :
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Open access - reading. Open copying for private study, closed quotation. In accordance with Copyright Act 1968. Not for Inter-Library Loan
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J. Duncan;
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MAR07/071
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Megafauna at Lake Menindee and the timing of their extinction, Jacqui Duncan
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography : p. 171-187
Contents
Introduction: The Tedford site; aims of the thesis; The megafauna extinction debate: the overkill model for megafaunal extinction; the multi-causal theory; the climate change model; Cuddie Springs -- The Lake Menindee setting and its history: the Menindee Lakes; formation of the lake system; early research at Sunset Strip; Recent geomorphological perspectives: chronology; Palaeoenvironmental reconstruction of the Menindee Lakes region; Erosional activity that has impacted on the landscape; Previous archaeological investigations of the Menindee Lakes -- Geomorphological and geochronological results: site selection; fieldwork objectives; techniques; Results from the geomorphological investigations of the Tedford site -- The surface archaeological record of Blowout I: research objectives; field recording methods; the faunal remains from Blowout I: quantification and identification; composition of the faunal remains; definitions of taxa present; palaeoenvironmental reconstruction; the description of the stone artefacts from the surface of Blowout I: spatial patterning; The chronology of the human occupation at the Tedford site -- Excavation results: excavation procedure; excavation methods; the excavation squares -- Conclusion: A chronology of the Tedford site; The Tedford site's place in the megafaunal extinction debate; Scales of interpretation
Extent
188 p. :
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Open copying for private study, closed quotation. In accordance with Copyright Act 1968. Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
J. Duncan;
Stock number
MAR07/071

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