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Archaeological Landscapes at the excessive Plains combines heritage, anthropology, archaeology, and geography to take a better examine the relationships among land and other people during this distinctive North American region.

Focusing on long term switch, this ebook considers ethnographic literature, archaeological proof, and environmental facts spanning millions of years of human presence to appreciate human conception and development of panorama. The individuals provide cohesive and artificial reports emphasizing hunter-gatherers and subsistence farmers.

Using panorama as either truth and metaphor, Archaeological Landscapes at the excessive Plains explores different and altering ways in which humans interacted with position during this transitional region among the Rocky Mountains and the jap prairies.

The modern archaeologists operating during this small region have selected different methods to appreciate the previous and its courting to the current. via those ten case reports, this sort is highlighted yet ends up in a standard subject matter - that the excessive Plains includes very important locales to which individuals, over generations or millennia, go back. supplying either info and idea on a zone that has now not formerly bought a lot realization from archaeologists, specially in comparison with different areas in North the United States, this quantity is a great addition to the literature. Contributors:
o Paul Burnett
o Oskar Burger
o Minette C. Church
o Philip Duke
o Kevin Gilmore
o Eileen Johnson
o Mark D. Mitchell
o Michael R. Peterson
o Lawrence Todd

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