By Laura L. Scheiber, Bonnie J. Clark
Archaeological Landscapes at the excessive Plains combines historical past, anthropology, archaeology, and geography to take a better examine the relationships among land and other people during this exact North American quarter. targeting long term switch, this booklet considers ethnographic literature, archaeological facts, and environmental information spanning millions of years of human presence to appreciate human notion and building of panorama. The individuals supply cohesive and artificial experiences emphasizing hunter-gatherers and subsistence farmers. utilizing panorama as either fact and metaphor, Archaeological Landscapes at the excessive Plains explores the various and altering ways in which humans interacted with position during this transitional region among the Rocky Mountains and the japanese prairies. The modern archaeologists operating during this small quarter have selected various ways to appreciate the earlier and its dating to the current. via those ten case stories, this sort is highlighted yet results in a standard theme--that the excessive Plains comprises very important locales to which individuals, over generations or millennia, go back. delivering either facts and conception on a quarter that has no longer formerly bought a lot realization from archaeologists, specifically in comparison with different areas in North the USA, this quantity is a welcome boost to the literature. individuals: o Paul Burnett o Oskar Burger o Minette C. Church o Philip Duke o Kevin Gilmore o Eileen Johnson o Mark D. Mitchell o Michael R. Peterson o Lawrence Todd
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