University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology


Author: Charles Higham

Prehistoric Man and His Environment

Evidence from the Ban Chiang Faunal Remains

By: Charles Higham and Amphan Kijngam

The excavations at Ban Chiang have opened a new chapter in our understanding of Southeast Asian prehistory, not only because of the richness of the material culture, but also because of the wealth of data on the environment and economy. Over five millennia of human occupation on the Khorat Plateau have transformed the landscape. Plant […]