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Skeletal biology and bioarchaeology of the Northwestern Plains

Author: George W Gill; Rick L Weathermon
Publisher: Salt Lake City : University of Utah Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A book that clarifies the emerging picture of Northwestern Plains prehistory and early history as told by human bones in skeletal and burial records that span thousands of years and a wide geographic  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
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Skeletal biology and bioarchaeology of the Northwestern Plains.
Salt Lake City : University of Utah Press, ©2008
(OCoLC)681066146
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: George W Gill; Rick L Weathermon
ISBN: 9780874809282 0874809282
OCLC Number: 184827647
Description: xvi, 320 pages : illustrations, maps ; 27 cm
Contents: Foreword / William M. Bass --
Prologue : new perspectives on Northwestern Plains skeletal biology and bioarchaeology / Douglas H. Ubelaker --
Introduction : an overview of the region / George W. Gill --
Before bioarchaeology : early day records of human burials on the Northwestern Plains / George C. Frison --
Life and death on the Northwestern Plains : mortuary practices and cultural transformations / Laura L. Scheiber --
History and development of the human remains repository at the University of Wyoming / Rick L. Weathermon and Mark E. Miller --
An introduction to the archaeology and human osteology of the Benick Ranch Site (48AB571) / Don P. Davis and Mark E. Miller --
The Korell-Bordeaux Site : a rare Native American Cemetery in frontier Wyoming / Thomas A. Furgeson and Anne K. Armstrong --
Late-nineteenth-century Crow mummies from Montana / Douglas W. Owsley, Karin S. Bruwelheide, and Laurie E. Burgess --
Six historic Chinese burials from southwestern Wyoming / Rennie Phillips Polidora --
Those left behind : an analysis of western pioneer-era burials / Rick L. Weathermon --
Military burials at Cantonment, Missouri, 1819-1820, and Fort Atkinson, 1820-1827, Nebraska / Karin S. Bruwelheide, Douglas W. Owsley, and Gayle F. Carlson --
A bioarchaeological and historical analysis of an Indian Wars : era casualty from Platte Bridge Station, Dakota Territory / Rick L. Weathermon --
Northwestern Plains Indian skeletal remains : metric analysis / L. Jaimeson Stuart and George W. Gill --
An analysis of discrete cranial traits of Northwestern Plains Indians / Martha Rogers --
Disease and injury among Northwestern Plains Indians / Maxine J. Miller --
Cranial trauma in historic period Central and Northern Plains Indians / Douglas W. Owsley and Karin S. Bruwelheide --
Prehistoric and early historic subsistence patterns and dental pathology of the northern Great Plains / Jennifer Orlesh Zitt --
Sexual dimorphism in femoral and humeral head diameters of Northwestern Plains Indians and Whites / Kierstin K. Catlett --
Northwestern Plains archaic skeletons with Paleoamerican characteristics / George W. Gill --
Temporal changes in nasal sill development within the Northwestern Plains region / George W. Gill and Cresta Valentine Deeds --
Temporal and geographic variation in vault height in the Great Plains, Great Basin, and Northwestern Plains / Richard L. Jantz.
Responsibility: edited by George W. Gill and Rick L. Weathermon ; foreword by William M. Bass.
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