early influence of the steppe tribes in the peopling of siberia.the yakuts, middle age turkic speakers (15th-16th centuries), are widely accepted as the first settlers of the altai-baikal area in eastern siberia. they are supposed to have introduced horses and developed metallurgy in this geographic area during the 15th or 16th century a.d. the analysis of the siberian grave of pokrovsk, recently discovered near the lena river (61 degrees 29' n) and dated by accelerator mass spectrometry from 2,400 to 2,200 years b.p., may provide new elements to test this h ...200617506285
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