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Pelagic Fishing at 42,000 Years Before the Present and the Maritime Skills of Modern Humans
Remains of a variety of pelagic and other fish species dating to 42,000 years before the present from Jerimalai shelter in East Timor are reported, as well as the earliest definite evidence for fishhook manufacture in the world.
New evidence from East Timor contributes to our understanding of earliest modern human colonisation east of the Sunda Shelf
New dates by which modern humans reached East Timor prompts this very useful update of the colonisation of Island Southeast Asia. The author addresses all the difficult questions: why are the dates
Excavation at Lene Hara Cave establishes occupation in East Timor at least 30,000–35,000 years ago
Reinvestigations of the cave of Lene Hara in East Timor have yielded new dating evidence showing occupation from before 30,000 BP. These will further fuel the debates on early colonization of the
The morphology, function and antiquity of Australian grinding implements
This paper critiques a number of core assumptions about the age, form and function of grinding implements from Australia. Distinctions which have been drawn between so-called amorphous versus formal
Examining the Origin of Fortifications in East Timor: Social and Environmental Factors
ABSTRACT The remains of fortified archaeological sites abound in hilltop locations on the island of East Timor (Timor-Leste). Archaeologists have linked the emergence of these fortified settlements
Nine New Painted Rock Art Sites from East Timor in the Context of the Western Pacific Region
Few rock art sites are known for the islands of Wallacea. This paper reports nine new painted rock art sites located in East Timor during archaeological reconnaissance in 2000 to 2001; bringing the
Carpenter's Gap Rockshelter 1: 40,000 Years of Aboriginal Occupation in the Napier Ranges, Kimberley, WA
Carpenter's Gap Shelter I is a large north facing rockshelter in the Napier Ranges of the Kimberley region, Western Australia.  It is located in Windjana Gorge National Park, famous for its
40,000 Year record of food plants in the Southern Kimberley Ranges, Western Australia
An important Pleistocene-Holocene sequence was discovered when Carpenter's Gap Site 1 was excavated in  1992 and 1993 by Sue O'Connor (O'Connor 1995). The site is located in Windjana Gorge National