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By Chris J Stevens,Sam Nixon,Mary Anne Murray,Dorian Q Fuller

the 1st significant synthesis of African archaeobotany in many years, this ebook makes a speciality of Paleolithic archaeobotany and the connection among agriculture and social complexity. It explores the results that vegetation has had on people as they developed from primates during the advanced societies of Africa, together with Egypt, the Buganda nation, southern African polities, and different areas. With over 30 contributing students from 12 international locations and vast illustrations, this quantity is a vital addition to our wisdom of humanity’s courting with plants.

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