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High-precision radiocarbon chronometry of ancient Egypt, and comparisons with Nubia, Palestine and Mesopotamia

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Abstract

The use of radiocarbon age measurements in historical chronology is examined for ancient Egypt and neighbouring regions. A methodology is presented aimed at improving the reliability and precision of radiocarbon age determinations.
Publication Date:
Mar 01, 1987
Product Type:
Journal Article
Reference Number:
GBN-87-002583; EDB-88-018401
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Antiquity; (United Kingdom); Journal Volume: 61:231
Subject:
37 INORGANIC, ORGANIC, PHYSICAL AND ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY; CARBON 14; ARCHAEOLOGY; ISOTOPE DATING; AGE ESTIMATION; BETA DECAY RADIOISOTOPES; BETA-MINUS DECAY RADIOISOTOPES; CARBON ISOTOPES; EVEN-EVEN NUCLEI; ISOTOPES; LIGHT NUCLEI; NUCLEI; RADIOISOTOPES; YEARS LIVING RADIOISOTOPES; 400101* - Activation, Nuclear Reaction, Radiometric & Radiochemical Procedures
OSTI ID:
5890609
Research Organizations:
Washington State Univ., Pullman, US. Dept. of Anthropology; Geological Survey, Menlo Park, CA, USA
Country of Origin:
United Kingdom
Language:
English
Other Identifying Numbers:
Journal ID: CODEN: ATQYA
Submitting Site:
GBN
Size:
Pages: 119-135
Announcement Date:
Dec 01, 1987

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Citation Formats

Hassan, F A, and Robinson, S W. High-precision radiocarbon chronometry of ancient Egypt, and comparisons with Nubia, Palestine and Mesopotamia. United Kingdom: N. p., 1987. Web.
Hassan, F A, & Robinson, S W. High-precision radiocarbon chronometry of ancient Egypt, and comparisons with Nubia, Palestine and Mesopotamia. United Kingdom.
Hassan, F A, and Robinson, S W. 1987. "High-precision radiocarbon chronometry of ancient Egypt, and comparisons with Nubia, Palestine and Mesopotamia." United Kingdom.
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title = {High-precision radiocarbon chronometry of ancient Egypt, and comparisons with Nubia, Palestine and Mesopotamia}
author = {Hassan, F A, and Robinson, S W}
abstractNote = {The use of radiocarbon age measurements in historical chronology is examined for ancient Egypt and neighbouring regions. A methodology is presented aimed at improving the reliability and precision of radiocarbon age determinations.}
journal = {Antiquity; (United Kingdom)}
volume = {61:231}
journal type = {AC}
place = {United Kingdom}
year = {1987}
month = {Mar}
}