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Human occupation of the Kimberley coast of northwest Australia 50,000 years ago

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The peopling of Sahul (the combined landmass of New Guinea and Australia) is a topic of much debate. The Kimberley region of Western Australia holds many of Australia's oldest known archaeological sites. Here, we review the chronological and archaeological data available for the Kimberley from early Marine Isotope Stage 3 to the present, linking episodes of site establishment and the appearance of new technologies with periods of climatic and sea-level change. We report optical ages showing h...

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10.1016/j.quascirev.2022.107577

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Elsevier Publisher's website
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Quaternary Science Reviews Journal website
Volume:
288
Article number:
107577
Publication date:
2022-06-13
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2022-04-17
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0277-3791
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English
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1264072
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2022-06-21

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