Recently Added Bibliographic Items

accumulated by Naomi F. Miller, University of Pennsylvania Museum

Added November, 2014

Kadowaki, Seiji, Lisa Maher, Marta Portillo, Rosa M. Albert, Chie Akashi, Farhad Guliyev, Yoshihiro Nishiaki
2015 Geoarchaeological and palaeobotanical evidence for prehistoric cereal storage in the southern Caucasus: the Neolithic settlement of G&0uml;ytepe (mid 8th millennium BP) Journal of Archaeological Science 53: 408-425.

Messager, Erwan , Estelle Herrscher, Lucie Martin, Eliso Kvavadze,Inga Martkoplishvili, Claire Delhon, Kakha Kakhiani, Giorgi Bedianashvili, Antonio Sagona, Liana Bitadze, Modwene Poulmarc'h, André Guy, and David Lordkipanidze
2015 Archaeobotanical and isotopic evidence of Early Bronze Age farming activities and diet in the mountainous environment of the South Caucasus: a pilot study of Chobareti site (Samtskhee Javakheti region). Journal of Archaeological Science 53: 214-226.

Added October, 2014

McCorriston, Joy and Heidi Ekstrom
2014 Archaeobotanical Finds from Ayn Abu Nukhayla. In The Sands of Time. The Desert Neolithic Settlement of Ayn Abu Nukhayla, eds. D.O. Henry and J. E. Beaver, pp. 139-143. Bibliotheca Neolithica Asiae Meridionalis et Occidentalis. ex Oriente, Berlin.
Jordan//Ayn Abu Nukhayla//8M

Riehl, Simone
2010 Plant Production in a Changing Environment: The Archaeobotanical Remains from Tell Mozan. In Development of the Environment, Subsistence and Settlement of the City of Urkes and Its Region, by K. Deckers, M. Doll, P. Pfäzner, and S. Riehl, pp. 13-158. Studien zur Urbanisierung Nordmesopotamiens, Serie A. Ausgrabungen 1998-2001 in der Zentralen Oberstadt von Tall Mozan / Urkes. Harrassowitz Verlag, Wiesbaden.

Added September, 2014

Filipović, Dragana
2014 An Archaeobotanical Study of Crop Husbandry, Animal Diet and Land Use at Neolithic Çatalhöyük. BAR International Series 2667. Archaeopress.
Turkey//Çatalhöyük//8M//7M ? [not seen yet]

Yaman, B.
2011 Anatomy of archaeological wood charcoals from Yenibademli Mound (Imbros), western Turkey. Mediterranean Archaeology and Archaeometry 11: 33-39.

Smith, Alexia
2012 Akkadian and Post-Akkadian Plant Use at Tell Leilan. In Seven Generations Since the Fall of Akkad, ed. Harvey Weiss, pp. 225-240. Studia Chaburensia 3. Harrassowitz Verlag, Wiesbaden.

Added July, 2014

Marston, John M. and Naomi F. Miller
2014 Intensive Agriculture and Land Use at Roman Gordion, Central Turkey. Vegetation History and Archaeobotany.


Added June, 2014

White, Chantel E., Meredith S. Chesson and R. Thomas Schaub
2014 A recipe for disaster: emerging urbanism and unsustainable plant economies at Early Bronze Age Ras an-Numayra, Jordan.
Antiquity 88: 363-377
Jordan//Ras an-Numayra//4M//3M

Added May, 2014

Baines, Jonathan A., Simone Riehl, Nicholas Conard, Mohsen Zeidi-Kulehparcheh
2014 Upper Palaeolithic archaeobotany of Ghar-e Boof cave, Iran: a case study in site disturbance and methodology. Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences [online, May 2014]
Iran//Ghar-e Boof//>30M//Upper Paleolithic

Graham, Philip J. and Alexia Smith
2013 A day in the life of an Ubaid household:archaeobotanical investigations at Kenan Tepe, south-eastern Turkey). Antiquity 87: 405-417.

Smith, Alexia and Scott Branting
2014 Some Phrygian Plant and Insect Remains from Kerkenes Dağ, Central Anatolia (Turkey). Ethnobiology Letters 5: 44-51. Turkey//Kerkenes Dağ//1M//

Added April, 2014

Fiorentino, Girolamo, Milena Primavera, and Valentina Caracuta
2014 Archaeobotanical analysis at Mersin-Yumuktepe: Food habits from Neolithic to Medieval period. In Paleonutrition and Food Practices in the Ancient Near East, ed. L.Milano, pp. 85-94. History of the Ancient Near East Monographs XIV. S.A.R.G.O.N., Padova.

Spengler, Robert N. III, Michael D. Frachetti, and Paula N. Domani
2014 Late Bronze Age agriculture at Tasbas in the Dzhungar Mountains of eastern Kazakhstan. Quaternary International.

Willcox, G. and L. Herveux
2013 Late Pleistocene/early Holocene charred plant remains: preliminary report. In Tell Qaramel 1999-2007. Protoneolithic and Early Pre-pottery Neolithic Settlement in Northern Syria, eds. R. F. Mazurowski and Y. Kanjou, pp. 120-128. PCMA, Warsaw. [available online]
Syria//T. Qaramel//10M

Added March, 2014

Ramsay, J.H.
2013 Plant remains. In Humayma Excavation Project, 2: Nabatean Campground and Necropolis, Byzantine Churches, and Early Islamic Domestic Structures, eds. J.P. Oleson and R. Schick, pp. 353-360. ASOR Archaeological Press.

Ramsay, J.H. and A.M. Smith II
2013 Desert agriculture at Bir Madhkur: The first archaeobotanical evidence to support the timing and scale of agriculture in the hinterland of Petra. Journal of Arid Environments 99: 51-63.
Jordan//Bir Madhkur//AD

Spengler, Robert N. III, Barbara Cerasetti, Margareta Tengberg, Maurizio Cattani, and Lynne M. Rouse
2014 Agriculturalists and pastoralists: Bronze Age economy of the Murghab alluvial fan, southern Central Asia. Vegetation History and Archaeobotany: online March, 2014.
Turkmenistan//Ojakly//Murghab 1211, Murghab 1219//2M

Tanno, Ken-ichi, George Willcox, Sultan Muhesen, Yoshihiro Nishiaki, Yousef Kanjo, and Takeru Akazawa
2013 Preliminary results from analyses of charred plant Remains from a burnt Natufian building at Dederiyeh Cave in northwest Syria. In Natufian Foragers in the Levant. Terminal Pleistocene Social Changes in Western Asia, eds. O. Bar-Yosef and F.R. Valla, pp. 83-87. International Monographs in Prehistory, Archaeological Series 19.
Syria//Dederiyeh Cave//Natufian

Caracuta, Valentina, Ehud Weiss, Edwin C.M. van den Brink, Roy Liran, Jacob Vardi, and Omry Barzilai
2014 From natural environment to human landscape: New archaeobotanical data from the Neolithic site of Nahal Zippori 3, Lower Galilee. Neo-Lithics 1/14: 33-41.
Israel//Nahal Zippori 3//7M//6M//PPNB

Earley-Spadoni, Tiffany
2011 Preliminary archaeobotanical results from Maxta 1 and Kültəpə. Iranica Antiqua 46: 15-19, 51, 53. In: Settlement and Society in Naxçivan: 2006 excavations and survey of the Naxçivan Archaeological Project. Iranica Antiqua 46: 1-53, by Ristvet, L., V. Baxşəliyev, and S. Aşurov. DOI: 10.2143/IA.46.0.2084412
Naxçivan//Maxta 1//Kültəpə//1M

Added January, 2014

Spengler, Robert N. III, Claudia Chang, and Perry A. Tourtellotte
2013 Agricultural production in the Central Asian mountains: Tuzusai, Kazakhstan (410-150 B.C.). Journal of Field Archaeology 38:68-85. DOI: 10.1179/0093469012Z.00000000037

Wasylikowa, Krystyna and Rafal Kolinski
2013 The role of plants in the economy of Tell Arbid, north-east Syria, in the Post- Akkadian Period and Middle Bronze Age. Acta Palaeobotanica 53(2): 263-293.
DOI: 10.2478/acpa-2013-0010; Supposedly online
Syria//T. Arbid//3M//2M

Bouchaud, Charlène
2010 Preliminary report on the archaeobotanical remains. In Report on the First Excavation Season at Madâ'in Sâlih 2008, Saudi Arabia, eds. L. Nehmé, D. al-Talhi, and F. Villeneuve, pp. 303-31. Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities, Riyadh. Saudi Arabia//Madâ'in Sâlih//1M//AD

Bouchaud, Charlène
2013 Exploitation végétale des oasis d'Arabie. Production, commerce et utilisation des plantes. L'exemple de Madâ'in Sâlih (Arabie Saoudite) entre le Ive siècle et le VIIe siècle apr. J.-C. Revue d'ethnoécologie 4. DOI: 10.4000/ethnoecologie.1217
Saudi Arabia//Madâ'in Sâlih//1M//AD

Tengberg, M.
2002 Vegetation History and Wood Exploitation in the Oman Peninsula from the Bronze Age to the Classical Period. In Charcoal Analysis: Methodological Approaches; Palaeoecological Results and Wood Uses. Proceedings of the Second International Meeting of Anthracology, Paris, September 2000, ed. S. Thiébault, pp. 151-157. BAR International Series 1063. Archaeopress, Oxford. Oman//UAE//3M//2M//1M//AD

Erlanson, C.O.
1962 Botanical Specimens. In The Ancient Agriculture Regime of Nessana and the Central Negeb, p. 258. London.

Negbi, M.
1955 The Botanical Finds at Tell Abu Matar, Near Beersheba. Israel Exploration Journal 5: 257-258.
Levant//T. Abu Matar

Zaitscheck, D.V.
1959 Remains of Cultivated Plants from Horvat Beter (Beersheba): Preliminary Note. 'Atiqot 2: 48-52.

Zaitscheck, D.V.
1961 Remains of Cultivated Plants from the Cave of Nahal Mishmar: Preliminary Note. Israel Exploration Journal 11: 70-72.
Levant// Horvat Beter (Beersheba)

Zaitscheck, D.V.
1980. Plant Remains from the Cave of the Treasure. In The Cave of the Treasure, ed. P. Bar-Adon, pp. 223-227. The Israel Exploration Society, Jerusalem.
Levant// Cave of the Treasure

Zaitscheck, D.V.
1962 Remains of Plants from the Cave of the Pool. Israel Exploration Journal 12:184-185.
Levant// Cave of the Pool

Baird, Douglas Baird, Eleni Asouti, Laurence Astruc, Adnan Baysal, Emma Baysal, Denise Carruthers, Andrew Fairbairn, Ceren Kabukcu, Emma Jenkins, Kirsi Lorentz, Caroline Middleton, Jessica Pearson, and Anne Pirie
2013 Juniper Smoke, Skulls and Wolves' Tails. The Epipalaeolithic of the Anatolian Plateau in Its South-west Asian Context; Insights from Pınarbaşı Levant 45: 175-209.

Balbo, Andrea L, Eneko Iriarte, Amaia Arranz, Lydia Zapata, Carla Lancelotti, Marco Madella, Luis Teira, Miguel Jiménez, Frank Braemer, Juan José Ibáñez
2012 Squaring the Circle. Social and Environmental Implications of Pre-Pottery Neolithic Building Technology at Tell Qarassa (South Syria). PLOS One 7(7): e42109
Syria//T. Qarassa//9M//Early PPNB

Fiorentino, Girolamo and Valentina Caracuta
2013 Use of Wood and Environment in Bronze Age Ebla (NW Syria): Results of the Anthracological Analyses. In Proceedings of the Fourth International Meeting of Anthracology (2008), ed. F. Damblon, pp. 93-102. BAR International Series 2486. Archaeopress, Oxford.

Graham, Philip
2014 Archaeobotanical Remains from Late 6th/early 5th Millennium BC Tel Tsaf, Israel. Journal of Archaeological Science. [available online, Jan. 4, 2014]
Levant//T. Tsaf//6M//5M

Miller, Naomi F.
1982 Economy and Environment of Malyan, a Third Millennium B.C. Urban Center in Southern Iran. Ph.D. Dissertation, Department of Anthropology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. (on line through Deep Blue)

Ulaş, Burhan and Girolamo Fiorentino
2010 Yumuktepe Höyüğ ü yerleşmesi arkeobotanik analizlerinin ön sonuçları. Arkeoloji ve Sanat 135: 1-10
Turkey// Yumuktepe H.//7M//6M//5M//AD

Kislev, M.E.
2010 Cereal Grains from a Pit (Chapter 27). In Deir el-Balah: Excavations in 1977-1982 in the Cemetery and Settlement. Vol. II: The Finds, eds. T. Dothan and B. Brandl. Qedem 50: 307-308.
Levant//Deir el-Balah

Kislev, M.E., A. Hartmann, and T. Noy
2010 The Plant Subsistence of Hunter-Gatherers at Neolithic Gilgal I, Jordan Valley, Israel. In Gilgal: Early Neolithic Occupation in the Lower Jordan Valley, the Excavations of Tamar Noy, eds. O. Bar-Yosef, A.N. Goring-Morris and A. Gopher, pp. 251-257. Oxford and Oakville, Oxbow Books.

Kislev, M.E. and M. Marmorstein
2004 Seed and Fruit Remains from Horvat Raqit. In Raqit: Marinus' Estate on the Carmel, Israel, ed. : S. Dar, pp. 299-302. Bar International Series 1300. Oxford.
Levant// Horvat Raqit

Kislev, M.E., O. Simchoni, and Y. Melamed
2006 Plant Remains. In Gesher: a Pre-pottery Neolithic A Site in the Central Jordan Valley, Israel, Final Report, eds. Y. Garfinkel and D. Dag, pp.187-191. ex Oriente, Berlin.
Levant// Gesher//9M//PPNA

Kislev, M.E., O. Simchoni, Y. Melamed, Y. and L. Maroz
2009 Botanical Remains: Food and Industrial Crops. In Excavations at Tel Beth-Shean 1989-1996, Volume III. The 13th-11th century BCE Strata in Areas N and S, eds. N. Panitz-Cohen and A. Mazar, pp. 764-771. The Israel Exploration Society, and the Institute of Archaeology, The Hebrew University, Jerusalem.
Levant//Beth Shean//2M

Simchoni, O. and M. Kislev
2012 Food and Fodder in Early Bronze Age Strata in Area M. (Chapter 12A). In Excavations at Tel Beth-Shean 1989-1996. Vol. IV: The 4th and 3rd millennia BCE, ed. A. Mazar, pp. 422-429. The Israel Exploration Society, and the Institute of Archaeology, The Hebrew University, Jerusalem.
Levant//Beth Shean//3M

Simchoni, O., M.E. Kislev, and Y. Melamed
2007 Beth-Shean as a Trade Center for Crops in the Bronze Age: Botanical and Entomological Evidence (Chapter 15A). In Excavations at Tel Beth-Shean 1989-1996. Vol. II: The Middle and Late Bronze Age Strata in Area R, eds. A. Mazar and R.A. Mullins, pp. 702-715. The Israel Exploration Society, The Institute of Archaeology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
Levant//Beth Shean//3M

Weiss, E., M.E. Kislev, and Y. Mahler-Slasky
2011 Plant Remains (Chapter 23). In Ashkelon 3: The seventh Century B.C., eds. L.E. Stager, D.M. Master and J.D. Schloen, pp. 591-613. Eisenbrauns, Winona Lake, Indiana.

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