Stories from a Neolithic Site

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Science  06 May 2005:
Vol. 308, Issue 5723, pp. 794-795
DOI: 10.1126/science.1110796

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The Goddess and the Bull Çatalhöyük: An Archaeological Journey to the Dawn of Civilization. By Michael Balter. Free Press, New York, 2005. 424 pp. $27, C$39, £18.99. ISBN 0-7432-4360-9.

The author offers nonspecialists an account of the archaeological discoveries at Çatalhöyük, Turkey (a topic that he has covered for Science) and the researchers who work there.