Africa Praehistorica 5, Köln 1992
edited by Frank Klees & Rudolph Kuper

- 250 pp.
- 16 bw. photographs
- 88 line illustrations
- 10 tables
- hardcover, half linen-bound, size 21 x 28 cm

ISBN 3-927688-06-1
Recommended price: 20,00 EUR

This book provides a comprehensive overview of recent research into the prehistory of Northeast Africa, resulting from a Symposium held in Cologne in May 1990.


  • J. Desmond Clark: The Earlier Stone Age/Lower Palaeolithic in North Africa and the Sahara
  • Fred Wendorf & Romuald Schild: The Middle Paleolithic of North Africa. A Status Report
  • Romuald Schild, Fred Wendorf & Angela E. Close: Northern and Eastern Africa Climate Changes Between 140 and 12 Thousand Years Ago
  • Pierre M. Vermeersch: The Upper and Late Palaeolithic of Northern and Eastern Africa
  • Angela E. Close: Holocene Occupation of the Eastern Sahara; Barbara E. Barich: Holocene Communities of Western and Central Sahara. A Reappraisal
  • Michal Kobusiewicz: Neolithic and Predynastic Development in the Egyptian Nile Valley
  • Francis Geus: The Neolithic in Lower Nubia
  • Lech Krzyzaniak: The Later Prehistory of the Upper (main) Nile. Comments on the Current State of the Research.