Scholarly Works - McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research
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Reflectance - Current state of research and future directions for archaeological charcoal; Results from a pilot study on Irish Bronze Age cremation charcoals (Elsevier, 2016-11)‘Reflectance’ is a method that estimates the absolute burn temperature of charcoal from the ‘shininess’ of resin mounted samples. The method's usefulness for archaeological charcoal is yet to be comprehensively studied. ...
Fuel is a little considered part of the ancient economy. The production and consumption of food constituted one of the major uses of fuel in the Greco-Roman world. It was required on an industrial scale in bakeries, temples ...
Across the Gap: Geochronological and Sedimentological Analyses from the Late Pleistocene-Holocene Sequence of Goda Buticha, Southeastern Ethiopia (Public Library of Science, 2017-01-26)Goda Buticha is a cave site near Dire Dawa in southeastern Ethiopia that contains an archaeological sequence sampling the late Pleistocene and Holocene of the region. The sedimentary sequence displays complex cultural, ...