The dawn of the metal age -- Leaving the neolithic -- The northern Negev copper boom -- Elite tombs of the Chalcolithic -- Cornets and copper - a metallurgical perspective on Chalcolithic chronology -- A model for specialized craft production -- Copper production at Abu Matar -- The seduction of the industry -- Technology and society -- Production and social organization during the Chalcolithic -- Conclusion.
Copper age -- Middle East. (LCSH)
Copper mines and mining, Prehistoric -- Middle East. (LCSH)