Fractures In Knapping

Author: Are Tsirk
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ISBN: 9781784910228
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This book is for students and practitioners of not only knapping, lithic technology and archaeology, but also of fractography and fracture mechanics.

Fractography Of Glasses And Ceramics Vi

Author: James R. Varner
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118432983
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Brief references are made to a number of fracture markings and other fracture
features observed, along with suggested explanations for their formation. The
objective is to show that investigation of fractures in knapping has much to
contribute ...

Understanding Quartz Technology In Early Prehistoric Ireland

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Publisher: Killian Driscoll
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Implications of observations for properties of heated quartz Both fluid inclusion
decrepitation and fracture development may affect knapping behaviour and hand
specimen transparency. The removal of lamellar undulose extinction is unlikely to
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Flint Knapping

Author: Robert Turner
Publisher: The History Press
ISBN: 0752492810
Size: 52.41 MB
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This highly original guide will enable the reader, with practice, to manufacture their own Stone Age tool kit.

Lithics In The Land Of The Lightning Brothers

Author: Chris Clarkson
Publisher: ANU E Press
ISBN: 1921313293
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By briefly reviewing the methods of stone fracture and its many intertwined
variables and problems, a list of important technological features and ... Stone.
Fracture,. Knapping. Strategies. and. Morphological. Attributes. The process of
fracture ...

High Resolution Archaeology And Neanderthal Behavior

Author: Eudald Carbonell i Roura
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9400739222
Size: 76.63 MB
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Fractures, when present, tend to eliminate distal or proximal tips, usually
following a transversal direction. ... and weight groups and their wear traces or
fractures, knapping activities can be attributed to objects weighing less than 600
g.

The Emergence Of Pressure Blade Making

Author: Pierre M. Desrosiers
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1461420024
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Trapeze styles could also be influenced by the removal sequence: a marked
transversal curve of the knapping ... surface results in greater elongation of the
blades as well as a higher relative thickness, the latter facilitating microburin
fractures.

Southeastern Archaeology

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For example, Sheets (1974) proposes that lithic specialists made fewer errors
than did nonspecialist knappers. Using the frequency of hinge fractured flakes as
a measure of reduction error, he compares the lithic assemblage from the
complex ...