The Northernmost Ruins of the Globe: Eigil Knuth's Archaeological Investigations in Peary Land and Adjacent Areas of High Arctic Greenland

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Bjarne Grønnow, Jens Fog Jensen

Year 2003
Pages 404
Publisher Museum Tusculanum Press
Language en
ISBN 9788763512626
File Size 9.77 MB
File Format PDF
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An important part of the heritage of Count Eigil Knuth (1903-1996) is his archaeological archive contaning contextual information on prehistoric sites gathered during six decades of research in High Arctic Greenland. The finds and observations are a key to the understanding of human life under extreme conditions in a long-term perspective and represent a unique piece of evidence concerning the early cultural history of the Eastern Arctic.