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Speleology in the Ankarana

  • Eric GilliEmail author
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Part of the Cave and Karst Systems of the World book series (CAKASYWO)

Abstract

The caves have long been frequented by humans who used them for shelter and as a burial place. When the caves were first explored by humans is not known. The prehistory of Madagascar remains poorly known. Settlement seems to have begun around the sixth century.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Geography DepartmentParis 8 UniversitySaint-DenisFrance

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