Ancient dating

Astronomy turns up in fascinating junctures in history.

The use of low preheat temperatures in the SAR procedure also reduces the deleterious effects of these slowly bleached signal components.Earlier estimates of the date of the Berkshire Downs field systems relied heavily on the first of these methods.It can be assumed that the fields were worked, if not owned, by people who lived close at hand.Undisturbed by modern plow­ing, the remains of ancient fields are still common on the chalk downlands of southern England.Where these remains are substantial enough, they can be studied not only for the history of the landscape, but also to recon­struct the economies of the societies that made them. 1) included field systems whose dates were in contention.A recent look at the story of ‘Joshua’s eclipse’ is one such possible tale.

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