Flint Knapping

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A guide to an essential skill of our prehistoric ancestors

Flint knapping was one of the primary survival skills of our prehistoric ancestors. This highly original guide will enable the reader, with practice, to manufacture their own Stone Age tool kit. The expert author guides the reader on a journey of discovery, passing on ancient knowledge of how flint tools from the Palaeolithic, Mesolithic, Neolithic, and Bronze age were made and used.


Robert Turner teaches flint knapping at museums and universities. He works for a number of archaeological societies.