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- Sampson, C.G.
- Journal of arid environments 2010 v.74 no.7 pp. 842-848
- herding, etc ; pastoralism; sheep; cattle; ceramics; history; paleontology; South Africa; Show all 8 Subjects
- ... The prehistory of sheep and cattle herding in South Africa's semi-arid Karoo region remains poorly documented. Yet the upper Karoo plays a key gateway role in one competing model of pastoralist expansion into the extreme south of the continent. Direct-dated prehistoric livestock remains from local rock shelters are too few to build an adequate chronology. An alternative is the direct dating of fib ...