Ambers, Janet. Radiocarbon results for Tell Brak

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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records

Title: Radiocarbon results for Tell Brak

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Excavations at Tell Brak-- v. 2, Nagar in the third millennium BC, by David Oates, Joan Oates, and Helen McDonald

Published By: Original publisher Excavations at Tell Brak-- v. 2, Nagar in the third millennium BC, by David Oates, Joan Oates, and Helen McDonald London ; Cambridge: British School of Archaeology in Iraq ; McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research. 2001. 373-378 p. ill.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Janet Ambers

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2009. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Akkadian (MH66)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Dating methods in archaeology (1211); Chronologies and culture sequences (911); Organization and analysis of results of research (128);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This document consists of a series of 20 radiocarbon dates from the Tell Brak site in Syria produced by the British Museum and presented here in the form of a table (table 60 in the text).

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 41

Document ID: HRAF's unique document identifier. The first part is the OWC identifier and the second part is the document number in three digits. mh66-041

Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs. Essay

Language: Language that the document is written in English

Note: For bibliographical references see document 13: Oates

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document no date

Evaluation: In this alphanumeric code, the first part designates the type of person writing the document, e.g. Ethnographer, Missionary, Archaeologist, Folklorist, Linguist, Indigene, and so on. The second part is a ranking done by HRAF anthropologists based on the strength of the source material on a scale of 1 to 5, as follows: 1 - poor; 2 - fair; 3 - good, useful data, but not uniformly excellent; 4 - excellent secondary data; 5 - excellent primary data Archaeologist-4, 5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. John Beierle; 2008

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 4334-4113 BP (2334-2113 BC)

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Tell Brak, Syria

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Civilization, Assyro-Babylonian/Excavations (Archaeology) Iraq/Mitanni (Ancient kingdom)/Dayr al-Zawr (Syria) Antiquities


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