Reading Middle East Radiocarbon Database (قراءة الكربون المشع في الشرق الأوسط)

The Reading Middle East Radiocarbon Database features 3000 14C-dates from sites in Southwest Asia dating between 9500 and 7500 cal BP. This database is not yet available online but its content has been published as supplementary information in Flohr P. et al. 2016 (access restricted).

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Additional Info

Field Value
Author Pascal Flohr
Maintainer University of Reading Whiteknights PO Box 217 Reading Berkshire RG6 6AH United Kingdom
Last Updated September 27, 2020, 07:09 (BST)
Created April 27, 2020, 14:55 (BST)
Project principal and co-investigators

Pascal Flohr

Dominik Fleitmann

Roger Matthews

Wendy Matthews

Stuart Black

Project end date 2016-12-31
Project status Completed
Citation information

Flohr P. et al. (2016), Evidence of resilience to past climate change in Southwest Asia: Early farming communities and the 9.2 and 8.2 ka events, Quaternary Science Reviews 136, 23-39. URL: (Last accessed 27/04/2020).

Time Periods Neolithic Pre-Pottery C, Neolithic Pre-Pottery B, Neolithic Pottery Late, Neolithic Pottery B
Data type Databases, Scientific and statistical data formats