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Book: The Neolithisation of Denmark

Chapter: The Laziness of the Short-Distance Hunter: the origins of agriculture in western Denmark

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.22705


In the following chapter oyster consumption plays an essential role in explaining the introduction of farming in Denmark. The author focused on economy and subsistence with special reference to late Mesolithic and early Neolithic sites in Denmark.

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  • Peter Rowley-Conwy ( - prowleyconwy)