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Time before history : the archaeology of North Carolina

Author: H Trawick Ward; R P Stephen Davis
Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC : University of North Carolina Press, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In Time before History, Trawick Ward and Stephen Davis present the first comprehensive view of the prehistory of North Carolina. Bringing together a wealth of information gleaned from archaeological excavations and surveys carried out across the state - from the mountains to the coast - they offer a fascinating look at the state's native past across a vast sweep of time, from the Paleo-Indian period, when the first  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ward, H. Trawick, 1944-
Time before history.
Chapel Hill, NC : University of North Carolina Press, ©1999
(OCoLC)609298392
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: H Trawick Ward; R P Stephen Davis
ISBN: 0807824976 9780807824979 0807847801 9780807847800
OCLC Number: 40698568
Description: xiv, 312 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction ---
The Paleo-Indian: an elusive quarry --
The archaic period: a time of regionalization and specialization --
The Woodland period in the Piedmont --
The Woodland and Mississippian periods in the Appalachian Summit region: the search for Cherokee roots --
The Woodland period on the coast and Coastal Plain --
The contact period: tribes, traders, and turmoil.
Responsibility: H. Trawick Ward, R.P. Stephen Davis, Jr.
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