The Origins and Development of African Livestock
Archaeology, Genetics, Linguistics and Ethnography
Edited by Roger Blench, Kevin MacDonald
Published December 13th 2011 by Routledge – 568 pages
This book presents an interdisciplinary overview of the origins of African livestock, placing Africa as one of the world centres for animal domestication. With sections on archaeology, genetics, linguistics and ethnography, this collection contains over twenty contributions from the field's foremost experts and provides fully illustrated, never before published data, and extensive bibliographies.