Evidence for early human occupation at high altitudes in western Central Asia: the Alay site Journal Article uri icon



  • The Alay site represents the earliest, high-altitude human-occupation site currently known in western Central Asia. Recent recovery and analysis of a lithic assemblage from Alay underlines the importance of this site and its role in the cultural and technological development in later Eurasian prehistory.

publication date

  • June 1, 2018

has restriction

  • bronze

Date in CU Experts

  • August 20, 2019 10:38 AM

Full Author List

  • Shnaider S; Taylor WT; Abdykanova A; Kolobova K; Krivoshapkin A

author count

  • 5

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International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0003-598X

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1745-1744

Additional Document Info


  • 92


  • 363


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