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Book - The Nature and Subsequent Uses of Flint


An excellent book by John Lord - simple, inspiring, 60 pages, with good illustrations which really help with understanding both flint and knapping.

The sections are: Geology, Exploitation, Terminology, Conchoidal fracture, Flint selection, Tools of the trade, Hammer selection, Quartering, Bifacial technology, Production of bifaces from flakes, Pressure flaking bifaces, Blade core technology and Flake core technology.

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