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No frills. No luxuries. See bare bones system.
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The exact dating of the use of bear skins in Karsamaki, as well as in most of the other sites, is difficult to estimate, as only single bear bones have been radiocarbon-dated thus far.
The researchers included only dates from remains that were confirmed as cave bear bones. They included only dates that were acquired with recent and reliable methods.
With the squad down to the bear bones with injuries and suspensions biting hard a win this afternoon is a big ask, but if the eleven players who pull on the shirt show the resolve and character displayed in the past fortnight it's not beyond them.
Have no fear, the players will be up for it despite us being down to the bear bones through injury.
Louis Halfe also uses code-switching in her collections of poetry: Bear Bones and Feathers and Blue Marrow.
She published her first book of poetry, Bear Bones and Feathers, in 1994.
The Ports had 16-year-old Philp Craig and 17-year-old Andy Hamilton on the bench as McFall's squad was down to the bear bones.
County were down to the bear bones with seven front line players missing through injury, suspension and illness.
McFadyen Clark pays particular attention to the distribution of bear bones, as there are specific rules concerning their treatment that the Athapaskan people must follow: "no bear bones would be expected to be found in Athapaskan dwellings with women in residence, especially those who had not as yet reached menopause" (p.
Bear bones, blood, paws, brains, and spinal cords are all listed as medicines in traditional Chinese-medicine journals.
Nearly two dozen mammoth, reindeer and brown bear bones at the site display butchery marks.
The first, Bear Bones & Feathers, was published in 1994 and earned Halfe the Canadian Peoples Poet Award.