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Prehistoric California : archaeology and the myth of paradise

Author: L Mark Raab; Terry L Jones
Publisher: Salt Lake City : University of Utah Press, ©2004.
Series: Anthropology of Pacific North America.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Dispels lingering mythologies about California's prehistory, such as the notion that the area was a natural cornucopia, and provide a solid basis for a new, more nuanced view of the state.

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Prehistoric California.
Salt Lake City : University of Utah Press, ©2004
(OCoLC)609351615
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: L Mark Raab; Terry L Jones
ISBN: 0874807840 9780874807844 0874807859 9780874807851
OCLC Number: 53824085
Description: vi, 266 pages : illustrations, maps ; 28 cm.
Contents: Environmental imperatives reconsidered: demographic crises in western North America during the medieval climatic anomaly / Terry L. Jones [and others] --
Declines in mammalian foraging efficiency during the late Holocene, San Francisco Bay / Jack M. Broughton --
Evolution of marine mammal hunting: a view form the California and Oregon coasts / William R. Hildebrandt and Terry L. Jones --
Trans-Holocene marine mammal exploitation on San Clemente Island: a tragedy of the commons revisited / Judith F. Porcasi, Terry L. Jones, and L. Mark Raab --
Resource intensification among hunter-gatherers: acorn economies in prehistoric California / Mark E. Basgall --
Health in prehistoric populations of the Santa Barbara Channel Islands / Patricia M. Lambert --
Anatomically modern humans, maritime voyaging, and the Pleistocene colonization of the Americas / Jon M. Erlandson --
The cross creek site and its implications for new world colonization / Terry L. Jones [and others] --
Competitive and cooperative responses to climatic instability in coastal Southern California / Douglas J. Kennett and James P. Kennett --
Social responses to climate change among the Chumash Indians of south-central California / John R. Johnson --
The possibilities of men and women: gender and the California milling stone horizon / Kelly R. McGuire and William R. Hildebrandt --
Pounding acorn: women's production as social and economic focus / Thomas L. Jackson --
Serpent in Eden: dispersal of foreign diseases into pre-mission California / William Peterson --
The future of California prehistory / L. Mark Raab and Terry L. Jones.
Series Title: Anthropology of Pacific North America.
Responsibility: edited by L. Mark Raab and Terry L. Jones.
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