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The Chumash world at European contact : power, trade, and feasting among complex hunter-gatherers

Author: Lynn H Gamble
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In this first modern synthesis of data from the Chumash heartland, Lynn H. Gamble weaves multiple sources of evidence to re-create the rich tapestry of Chumash society. Drawing from archaeology, historical documents, ethnography, and ecology, she describes daily life in the large mainland towns, focusing on Chumash culture, household organization, politics, economy, warfare, and more. In so doing, Gamble  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lynn H Gamble
ISBN: 9780520254411 0520254414
OCLC Number: 185026551
Description: xiv, 361 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: The Chumash at historic contact --
The environment and its management --
Cultural setting --
Historic Chumash settlements on the mainland coast --
Village and household organization --
Subsistence and feasting --
Rank, ritual, and power --
Economics and exchange : manifestations of wealth finance --
Conflict and social integration --
The Chumash, Pomo, and Patwin : comparative analysis and final thoughts.
Responsibility: Lynn H. Gamble.
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