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Prehistoric Hunters Of The High Plains George C. Frison

Prehistoric Hunters Of The High Plains

George C. Frison

Published January 1st 1978
ISBN : 9780122685606
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457 pages
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The Northwestern Plains is developing a unique and viable archeology, offering students choosing their future research topics in this exciting time a variety of possibilities. The entire area of the Northwestern Plains--mountains, foothills, andMoreThe Northwestern Plains is developing a unique and viable archeology, offering students choosing their future research topics in this exciting time a variety of possibilities. The entire area of the Northwestern Plains--mountains, foothills, and plains--has been a testing ground for human ingenuity. It provides an unusual opportunity to study more than 11,000 years of prehistroic hunting and gathering. Prehistoric Hunters of the High Plains synthesizes what was a disparate body of data on the prehistory of the Northwestern Plains and presents it in rational and understandable terms.Key Features* Examines the prehistoric cultural chronology and the sources of the data for the Northwestern High Plains* Presents prehistoric hunting and gathering subsistence strategies for the Northwestern High Plains* Takes an interdisciplinary approach to the study of archaeology using the data from geology, soils, faunal analysis, pollen, and phytolith studies* Provides a methodology for data recovery