Are the early holocene cattle in the eastern sahara domestic or wild?

  title={Are the early holocene cattle in the eastern sahara domestic or wild?},
  author={F. Wendorf and R. Schild},
  journal={Evolutionary Anthropology: Issues},
Questions relating to the antiquity of domestic cattle in the Sahara are among the most controversial in North African prehistory. It is generally believed that cattle were first domesticated in southwest Asia, particularly Anatolia, or in southeast Europe, where their remains have been found in several sites dated between 9,000 and 8,000 years ago.1 The discovery, in several small sites in the Western Desert of Egypt, of large bovid bones identified as domestic cattle and having radiocarbon… Expand
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