The Origins and Development of African Livestock

Archaeology, Genetics, Linguistics and Ethnography

Edited by Roger Blench, Kevin MacDonald

© 2000 – Routledge

568 pages

Purchasing Options:
Paperback: 9780415515771
pub: 2011-12-13
Hardback: 9781841420189
pub: 1999-12-16

About the Book

This book presents an interdisciplinary overview of the origins of African livestock, placing Africa as one of the world centres for animal domestication. With sections on archaeology, genetics, linguistics and ethnography, this collection contains over twenty contributions from the field's foremost experts and provides fully illustrated, never before published data, and extensive bibliographies.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / General