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Emerging from the mist : studies in Northwest Coast culture history

Author: R G Matson; Quentin Mackie; Gary Graham Coupland; Ebrary, Inc.
Publisher: Vancouver : UBC Press, 2003.
Series: Pacific Rim archaeology
Edition/Format:   Computer file : English : [Online-ausg.]
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This book brings together the most recent research on the culture history and archaeology of a region of longstanding anthropological importance, whose complex societies represent the most prominent  Read more...

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Document Type: Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: R G Matson; Quentin Mackie; Gary Graham Coupland; Ebrary, Inc.
ISBN: 0774809825 9780774809825 0774809817 9780774809818
OCLC Number: 704549281
Notes: Includes index.
Reproduction Notes: Online-Ausg. Palo Alto, Calif. ebrary, 2009. online-Ressource.
Description: xiii, 380 Seiten : Illustrationen, Karten.
Contents: IllustrationsAcknowledgments1 Introduction: The Northwest Coast in Perspective / R.G. Matson2 A Hunter-Gatherer Paramount Chiefdom: Tsimshian Developments through the Contact Period / Andrew R.C. Martindale3 Northwest Coast Wet-Site Artifacts: A Key to Understanding Resource Procurement, Storage, Management, and Exchange / Dale R. Croes4 The Coast Salish House: Lessons from Shingle Point, Valdes Island, British Columbia / R.G. Matson5 Nuu-chah-nulth Houses: Structural Remains and Cultural Depressions on Southwest Vancouver Island / Alexander P. Mackie and Laurie Williamson6 Preliminary Analysis of Socioeconomic Organization at the McNichol Creek Site, British Columbia / Gary Coupland, Roger Colten, and Rebecca Case7 Dimensions of Regional Interaction in the Prehistoric Gulf of Georgia / Colin Grier8 The Cultural Taphonomy of Nuu-chah-nulth Whale Bone Assemblages / Gregory G. Monks9 The Thin Edge: Evidence for Precontact Use and Working of Metal on the Northwest Coast / Steven Acheson10 A Stitch in Time: Recovering the Antiquity of a Coast Salish Basket Type / Kathryn Bernick11 Reviewing the Wakashan Migration Hypothesis / Alan McMillan12 Location-Allocation Modelling of Shell Midden Distribution on the West Coast of Vancouver Island / Quentin Mackie13 The Northwest Coast as a Study Area: Natural, Prehistoric, and Ethnographic Issues / Leland DonaldEpilogue / Leland DonaldReferencesNotes on ContributorsIndex
Series Title: Pacific Rim archaeology
Responsibility: edited by R.G. Matson, Gary Coupland, and Quentin Mackie.

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