The Life and Death of Ain Ghazal

Rollefson, Gary O.; Simmons, Alan H.
November 1987
Archaeology;Nov/Dec87, Vol. 40 Issue 6, p39
Explores the town of 'Ain Ghazal in Neolithic Jordan. Cultural development in the middle of the sixth millennium B.C.; Population; Sense of cultural self-consciousness among the people of the community; Description of Jordan's landscape; Inventory of artifacts from the site which reflects both the daily routines of the population and the extraordinary events that punctuated life; History of social ceremonies at 'Ain Ghazal.


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