Bottle Creek: A Pensacola Culture Site in South Alabama

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780817312190
  • Publisher: University of Alabama Press
  • Publication date: 3/28/2003
  • Pages: 368
  • Product dimensions: 6.13 (w) x 9.25 (h) x 1.20 (d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures
List of Tables
1 Introduction to the Bottle Creek Site 1
2 Out of the Moundville Shadow: The Origin and Evolution of Pensacola Culture 27
3 A Proposed Construction Sequence of the Mound B Terrace at Bottle Creek 63
4 Historic Aboriginal Reuse of a Mississippian Mound, Mound L at Bottle Creek 84
5 Food Plant Remains from Excavations in Mounds A, B, C, D, and L at Bottle Creek 103
6 The Use of Plants in Mound-Related Activities at Bottle Creek and Moundville 114
7 Zooarchaeological Remains from Bottle Creek 130
8 A Functional Comparison of Pottery Vessel Shapes from Bottle Creek 156
9 The Bottle Creek Microlithic Industry 168
10 Matting and Pliable Fabrics from Bottle Creek 180
11 Water Travel and Mississippian Settlement at Bottle Creek 194
12 Concluding Thoughts on Bottle Creek and Its Position in the Mississippian World 205
App. A Archaeological Phases Represented at the Bottle Creek Site 227
App. B Radiocarbon Dates Secured at the Bottle Creek Site 231
References Cited 233
Contributors 261
Index 265
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