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Of caves and shell mounds

Author: Kenneth Charles Carstens; Patty Jo Watson
Publisher: Tuscaloosa, Ala. : University of Alabama Press, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Conference publication : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ancient human groups in the Eastern Woodlands of North America were long viewed as homogeneous and stable hunter-gatherers, changing little until the late prehistoric period when Mesoamerican influences were thought to have stimulated important economic and social developments. The authors in this volume offer new, contrary evidence to dispute this earlier assumption, and their studies demonstrate the vigor and  Read more...
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Of caves and shell mounds.
Tuscaloosa, Ala. : University of Alabama Press, ©1996
(DLC) 95020772
(OCoLC)32745386
Named Person: Patty Jo Watson; Patty Jo Watson
Material Type: Conference publication, Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth Charles Carstens; Patty Jo Watson
ISBN: 0585140804 9780585140803 9780817383428 0817383425
OCLC Number: 44955710
Notes: Based on a symposium for the Southeastern Archaeological Conference held in Tampa, Florida, 1989.
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 209 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents: Introduction / Cheryl Ann Munson --
Toward building a culture history of the Mammoth Cave area / Kenneth C. Carstens --
Site distribution modeling for Mammoth Cave National Park / Guy Prentice --
Prehistoric mining in the Mammoth Cave system / Kenneth B. Tankersley --
Prehistoric expressions from the central Kentucky karst / Philip J. DiBlasi --
Radiocarbon dates from Salts and Mammoth Caves / Mary C. Kennedy --
Managing Kentucky's caves / Jan Marie Hemberger --
Botanizing along Green River / Gail E. Wagner --
Lithic materials from the Read Shell Mound: a reanalysis of a Works Progress Administration collection / Christine K. Hensley --
Shell mound bioarchaeology / Valerie A. Haskins and Nicholas P. Herrmann --
Health and disease in the Green River Archaic / Mary Lucas Powell --
Research problems with shells from Green River shell matrix sites / Cheryl Claassen --
Riverine adaptation in the Midsouth / David H. Dye --
Of caves and shell mounds in west-central Kentucky / Patty Jo Watson.
Other Titles: Of caves & shell mounds
Responsibility: edited by Kenneth C. Carstens and Patty Jo Watson.

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