Assessment of Accumulation Processes at the Middle Pleistocene Site of Ambrona (Soria, Spain). Density and Orientation Patterns in Spatial Datasets Derived from Excavations Conducted from the 1960s to the Present

@inproceedings{SnchezRomero2016AssessmentOA,
  title={Assessment of Accumulation Processes at the Middle Pleistocene Site of Ambrona (Soria, Spain). Density and Orientation Patterns in Spatial Datasets Derived from Excavations Conducted from the 1960s to the Present},
  author={Laura S{\'a}nchez-Romero and Alfonso Benito-Calvo and A. Beatriz P{\'e}rez-Gonz{\'a}lez and Alfredo P{\'e}rez Gonz{\'a}lez},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2016}
}
The Middle Pleistocene site of Ambrona (Soria, Spain) is a major reference for European Acheulean studies. The origin of the lithic and fauna accumulations at this site was first thought to be anthropogenic, but later studies showed that it was mainly natural. The first person to conduct excavations at the Ambrona site was the Marquis of Cerralbo, in 1914; other research groups followed in more recent times (the Howell & Freeman team and the Santonja & Pérez-González team). The digs yielded a… CONTINUE READING
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