Prehistoric Stress in Australian Aborigines: A Palaeopathological Study of a Hunter-Gatherer Population

By Webb, Stephen

SKU# 17418

$ 120.00

Pp. i-x, 1-197, F1-F50, T1-T38, (10, appendices); 31 black-and-white photo-plates, numerous graphs and tables.  Publisher’s original red stiff wrappers, lettered in black on the spine and front page, 4to.  British Archaeological Reports International Series, no. 490.  A detailed study of pathology in the skull and limb bones of Australian aboriginal skeletons dating back at least 35,000 years ago.  There are excellent black-and-white photos showing the pathologies.  No ownership marks and few signs of use.  Rare work seldom offered.

Publisher British Archaeological Reports
Publisher Place Oxford, UK
Date Published 1989
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Very good
Condition Description Some staining to the inside front wrapper and the inside rear wrapper, the text and plates are very bright and clean with no signs of use; a tight copy in very good condition.
ISBN 0-86054-627-6
Limited Edition