Hoabinhian: A Pebble-Tool Complex with Early Plant Associations in Southeast Asia

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Science  14 Feb 1969:
Vol. 163, Issue 3868, pp. 671-673
DOI: 10.1126/science.163.3868.671


The term "Hoabinhian" has been applied to "mesolithic" assemblages from all parts of mainland Southeast Asia. Recent excavation in north Thailand has yielded the first associated carbon-14 dates and provided evidence for the early (about 7000 B. C.) domestication of plants in Southeast Asia.

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