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Evolution of the habitat in the Saharna micro-zone in the Iron Age

Evolution of the habitat in the Saharna micro-zone in the Iron Age

Biblioteca “Tyragetia” XXVII, Chișinău, 2016, 464 p.

The monograph presents the results of the archaeological investigations carried out in 2008-2016 in the Saharna micro-zone, Rezina District, Republic of Moldova. There are published exhaustively the objects from the sites of Saharna Mare / “Dealul Mănăstirii”, Saharna Mică and Saharna “La Şanț” researched by the means of systematic archaeological excavations, as well as the results of the archaeological surveys carried out at the sites of Saharna “La Şanț” I, Saharna “La Şanț” II, Saharna “Dealul Grimidon”, Saharna “La Vile”, Saharna-ŢiglăuCetate”, Stohnaia III and Buciușca.

It also presents the diachronic evolution and significance of sites in the Saharna micro-zone during the Iron Age.

The work contains 464 pages of text, five tables, and 278 color and black and white figures.

 

CONTENTS 

INTRODUCTION  

SAHARNA MICRO-ZONE. GEOGRAPHICAL CHARACTERIZATION (Marcel Revenco, Tudor Castraveț, Ionuț Cristi Nicu)

Chapter I. OPEN SETTLEMENTS AND FORTIFIED SITES ON THE  SAHARNA MARE PROMONTORY    

1. Archaeological research

2. Non-invasive investigations  (Andrei Asăndulesei)     

2.1. Topographic survey and 3-dimensional terrestrial laser scanning (TLS)  

2.2. Analysis of orthorectified images 

2.3. Magnetometric measurements       

3. The Saharna Mare / “Dealul Mănăstirii” settlement in the 12th-11th c. BC      

4. The Saharna Mare / “Dealul Mănăstirii” site in the 10th-9th c. BC       

4.1. The fortress            

4.1.1. The defensive system          

4.1.2. Dwelling, household, and worship complexes       

4.1.3. Archaeological findings      

4.2. The open settlement          

4.2.1. Household and worship complexes           

4.2.2. Archaeological findings      

5. The Saharna Mare / “Dealul Mănăstirii” settlement in the 8th-7th c. BC.         

6. The Saharna Mare fortress in the 6th-3rd c. BC 

6.1. The defensive system        

6.2. Dwelling and household complexes         

6.3. Archaeological findings    

7. Stratigraphy and chronology    

Chapter II. OPEN SETTLEMENTS AND FORTIFIED SITES ON THE  SAHARNA MICĂ PROMONTORY (Ion Niculiță, Tudor Arnăut , Andrei Nicic, Andrei Corobcean)        

1. Archaeological research

2. The site at the end of the 12th c. and in the 11th c. BC

2.1. Complexes 

2.2. Archaeological findings    

3. The fortress from the 7th c. to the end of the 3rd c. BC           

3.1. The defensive system        

3.2. Complexes 

3.3. Archaeological findings    

4. Stratigraphy and chronology    

Chapter III. SAHARNA “LA ŞANŢ” SITE      

1. Archaeological and magnetometric research   

2. Early Hallstattian settlement    

3. Thraco-Getic fortress    

3.1. The defensive system        

3.2. Complexes 

3.3. Archaeological findings    

4. Stratigraphy and chronology    

Chapter IV. THE IRON AGE SITES  IN THE SAHARNA MICRO-ZONE           

Chapter V. DIACHRONIC EVOLUTION AND SIGNIFICANCE OF SITES OF THE SAHARNA MICRO-ZONE        

CONCLUSIONS     

Catalog of inventory items 

Bibliography

List of Abbreviations          

Abstract        

List of Illustrations


 

 


Independent Moldova
Moldavian Soviet Socialist Republic
Bessarabia and MASSR between the Two World Wars
Bessarabia and Moldavian Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic in the Period between the Two World Wars
Revival of National Movement
Time of Reforms and their Consequences
Abolition of Autonomy. Bessarabia – a New Tsarist Colony
Period of Relative Autonomy of Bessarabia within the Russian Empire
Phanariot Regime
Golden Age of the Romanian Culture
Struggle for Maintaining of Independence of Moldova
Formation of Independent Medieval State of Moldova
Era of the
Great Nomad Migrations
Early Middle Ages
Iron Age and Antiquity
Bronze Age
Aeneolithic Age
Neolithic Age
Palaeolithic Age

 



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