Hesitant hunters: a review of the introduction of agriculture in western Norway

  title={Hesitant hunters: a review of the introduction of agriculture in western Norway},
  author={Kari Loe Hjelle and Anne Karin Hufthammer and Knut Andreas Bergsvik},
  journal={Environmental Archaeology},
  pages={147 - 170}
Abstract Evidence for the introduction of agriculture in western Norway is presented, using three categories of data: (1) palaeobotanical data, including pollen diagrams from lakes, bogs and archaeological sites, focusing on the presence of cereals, Plantago lanceolata L. and anthropogenic pollen indicators, and charred macro remains of cereals from archaeological sites; (2) osteological data, focusing on the occurrences of bones of cattle, sheep and goats in three rock-shelters, and the bone… 
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