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Colchester Archaeological Report 12: Animal Bones from Excavations in Colchester, 1971-85
by Rosemury Luff
(with contributions from Don Brothwell)

Date report completed: 1993
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File size: 13946 kb
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Keywords: animal bone, bioarchaeology, roman

Summary. Contents

Chapter 1 - The archaeological background
Chapter 2 - Aims and Methods
Chapter 3 - Patterns of bone fragmentation
Chapter 4 - The economic exploitation of domestic livestock
Chapter 5 - Poultry and game
Chapter 6 - Health and welfare
Chapter 7 - A synthesis of the faunal data in relation to other archaeological sites
Chapter 8 - A summery of main bioarchaeological results




1993 Colchester Archaeological Trust Ltd and English Heritage

ISBN 1 897719 00 0