The Middle Paleolithic from Mujina Pećina, Dalmatia, Croatia

  title={The Middle Paleolithic from Mujina Pe{\'c}ina, Dalmatia, Croatia},
  author={Ivor Karavani{\'c} and Preston Miracle and Metka Culiberg and Dra{\vz}en Kurtanjek and Jo{\vz}ica Zupani{\vc} and Vladimir Golubi{\'c} and Maja Paunovi{\'c} and Jadranka Mauch Lenardi{\'c} and Vesna Malez and Rajna {\vS}o{\vs}i{\'c} and Ivor Jankovi{\'c} and Fred H. Smith},
  journal={Journal of Field Archaeology},
  pages={259 - 277}
Abstract Mujina Pećina in Dalmatia, Croatia is the only systematically excavated and well-dated Middle Paleolithic cave site in the eastern Adriatic. Its stratigraphic sequence covers the period between 45 and 39 uncalibrated years ka. Results of sedimentological, lithic, faunal, and paleobotanical analyses of the upper levels (Levels B, C, D1, and D2) show that this was a hunting site only sporadically visited by humans. During these occupation episodes humans processed animal remains (mostly… 
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