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Edward Maher


Boessneck, J.

1969 Osteological Differences Between Sheep (Ovis aries Linne) and Goat (Capra hircus Linne). In Science in Archaeology, edited by D. Brothwell and E. S. Higgs, pp. 331-358. 2nd ed. Thames and Hudson, London.

Clason, A. T. and H. Buitenhuis

1978 A Preliminary Report on the Faunal Remains of Nahr el Homr, Hadidi, and Ta'as in the Tabqa
Dam Region in Syria. Journal of Archaeological Science 5:75-83.

Crabtree, P. J.

1990 Zooarchaeology and Complex Societies: Some uses of Faunal Analysis for the Study of Trade, Social Status, and Ethnicity. In Archaeology Method and Theory, edited by M. B. Schiffer, pp. 155-206. vol. 2. University of Arizona Press, Tucson.

Crabtree, P. J. and J. M. Monge

1990 Faunal Skeletal Remains from Cyrene. Part III. In The Extramural Sanctuary of Demeter and Persephone at Cyrene, Libya, edited by D. White, pp. 113-154. Libya Final Reports. Vol IV. University Museum Monograph 67. The University Museum, Philadelphia.

Davis, S. J. M.

1987 The Archaeology of Animals. Yale University Press, New Haven.

Dayan, T.

1999 Faunal Remains. In Tel 'Ira: A Stronghold in the Biblical Negev, edited by I. Beit-Arieh, pp. 480
487. Graphit Press, Jerusalem.

Gautier, A.

1984 How do I Count You, Let Me Count the Ways? Problems of Archaeozoological Quantification. In
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Gilbert, B. M.

1980 Mammalian Osteology. Modern Printing Company, Laramie.

Grant, A.

1978 Variation in Dental Attrition in Mammals and its Relevance to Age Estimation. In Research Problems in Zooarchaeology, edited by D. R. Brothwell, K. D. Thomas and J. Clutton-Brock, pp. 103-106. Occasional Publication No. 3. Institute of Archaeology, London.

1982 The Use of Tooth Wear as a Guide to the Age of Domestic Ungulates. In Ageing and Sexing Animal Bones from Archaeological Sites, edited by B. Wilson, C. Grigson and S. Payne, pp. 91-108. British Archaeological Reports 109, Oxford.

Grayson, D. K.

1981 The Effects of Sample Size on Some Derived Measures in Vertebrate Faunal Analysis. Journal of Archaeological Science 8:77-88.

1984 Quantitative Zooarchaeology. Academic Press, Orlando.

Hesse, B. and P. Wapnish

1985 Animal Bone Archaeology - From Objectives to Analysis. Taraxacum, Washington, D.C.

Hillson, S.

1999 Mammal Bones and Teeth: An Kinrot Guide to Methods of Identification. Dorset Press, London.

Horwitz, L. and E. Tchernov

1989 Subsistence Patterns in Ancient Jerusalem: A Study of Animal Remains. In Excavations in the South of the Temple Mount: The Ophel of Biblical Jerusalem, edited by E. Mazar and B. Mazar, pp. 144-154. Qedem vol. 29. Institute of Archaeology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem.

Klein, R. G.

1980 The Interpretation of Mammalian Faunas from Stone Age Archaeological Sites, with Special Reference to Sites in the Southern Cape Province, South Africa. In Fossils in the Making: Vertebrate Taphonomy and Paleoecology, edited by A. K. Behrensmeyer and A. Hill, pp. 223-246. University of Chicago Press, Chicago.

Klein, R. G. and K. Cruz-Uribe

1984 The Analysis of Animal Bones from Archaeological Sites. University of Chicago Press, Chicago.

Lister, A. M.

1996 The Morphological Distinction Between Bones and Teeth of Fallow Deer (Dama dama) and Red Deer (Cervus elaphus). International Journal of Osteoarchaeology 6:119-143.

Nicholson, R. A.

1993 A Morphological Investigation of Burnt Animal Bone and an Evaluation of its Utility in Archaeology. Journal of Archaeological Science 20:411-428.

O'Connor, T.

2000 The Archaeology of Animal Bones. Texas A & M University Press, College Station.

Payne, S.

1973 Kill-off Patterns in Sheep and Goats: The Mandibles from Asvan Kale. Anatolian Studies 23:281-303.

1985 Morphological Distinctions between the Mandibular Teeth of Young Sheep, Ovis, and Goats, Capra. Journal of Archaeological Science 12:139-147.

Prummell, W. and H. J. Frisch

1986 A Guide for the Distinction of Species, Sex, and Body Side in Bones of Sheep and Goat. Journal of Archaeological Science 13:567-577.

Redding, R. W.

1994 The Vertebrate Fauna. In Tel Anafa I - Final Report on Ten Years of Excavation at a Hellenistic and Roman Settlement in Northern Israel, edited by S. C. Herbert, pp. 279-322, Ann Arbor.

Reitz, E. J. and E. S. Wing

1999 Zooarchaeology. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.

Schmid, E.

1972 Atlas of Animal Bones. Elsevier Publishing Company, Amsterdam.

Shipman, P., G. Foster and M. Schoeninger

1984 Burnt Bones and Teeth: and Experimental Study of Color, Morphology, Crystal Structure, and Shrinkage. Journal of Archaeological Science 11:307-325.

Silver, A.

1969 The Aging of Domestic Animals. In Science in Archaeology, edited by D. Brothwell and E. S. Higgs, pp. 283-302. 2 ed. Thames and Hudson, London.

Thomas, K. D.

1996 Zooarchaeology: Past, Present, and Future. World Archaeology 28:1-4.

Walker, W.

1985 A Guide to Post-Cranial Bones of East African Animals. Hylochoerus Press, England.

Wapnish, P. and B. Hesse

1988 Urbanization and the Organization of Animal Production at Tell Jemmeh in the Middle Bronze Age Levant. Journal of Near Eastern Studies 47:81-94.


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