McArdle, John. Preliminary report on the Predynastic fauna of the Hierakonpolis project

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

Title: Preliminary report on the Predynastic fauna of the Hierakonpolis project

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph The Predynastic of Hierakonpolis: an interim report, Michael Allen Hoffman with sections by Barbara Adams … [et al.]

Published By: Original publisher The Predynastic of Hierakonpolis: an interim report, Michael Allen Hoffman with sections by Barbara Adams … [et al.] Giza, Egypt ; Macomb, Ill.: Cairo University Herbarium, Faculty of Science ; Dept. of Sociology and Anthropology, Western Illinois University. 1982. 116-121 p. ill.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication John McArdle

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2005. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Upper Egypt Predynastic (MR55)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Fauna (136); Domesticated animals (231); Pastoral activities (233); Dairying (234); Food preparation (252); Diet (262);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document Heirakonpolis has produced a large collection of faunal remains with excellent preservation. Domesticated animals were found at the settlement sites. Although more goats/sheep bones were found, cattle provided the major source of protein. The people continued to do some hunting. Dogs were not common in the settlements but were found in the cemeteries along with cattle, an equid, and two baboons.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 20

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. mr55-020

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 8:[Hoffman]

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1978-1980

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. Sarah Berry ; 2004

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 5800 BP-5000 BP

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Hierakonpolis area, Egypt

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Neolithic period--Egypt/Egypt--Antiquities

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