Anatolian Tree Rings and a New Chronology for the East Mediterranean Bronze-Iron Ages

@article{Manning2001AnatolianTR,
  title={Anatolian Tree Rings and a New Chronology for the East Mediterranean Bronze-Iron Ages},
  author={Sturt W. Manning and Bernd Kromer and Peter Kuniholm and Maryanne W. Newton},
  journal={Science},
  year={2001},
  volume={294},
  pages={2532 - 2535}
}
We report an extensive program of high-precision radiocarbon dating to establish the best date for a floating 1599-year Anatolian tree ring chronology that spans the later third millennium B.C. through the earlier first millennium B.C. This chronology is directly associated with a number of key sites and ancient personages. A previously suggested dating is withdrawn and is replaced by a robust new date fix 22 (+4 or –7) years earlier. These new radiocarbon wiggle-matched dates offer a unique… Expand

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