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Consensus δ13C Values

  • Richard Burleigh (a1), Keith Matthews (a1) and Morven Leese (a1)

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Selected stable carbon isotope measurements published in Radiocarbon over a 12-year period have been abstracted, plotted, and summarized, to give more reliable estimates of the mean value and range of δ13C for five classes of natural material (human bone collagen, non-human animal bone collagen, plant materials, wood, and charcoal), and to provide a firmer base line for stable carbon isotope dietary and environmental studies.

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Consensus δ13C Values

  • Richard Burleigh (a1), Keith Matthews (a1) and Morven Leese (a1)

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