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A Field Guide to Stone Artifacts of Texas Indians

A Field Guide to Stone Artifacts of Texas Indians

by Ellen Sue Turner, Kathy Roemer, Thomas R. Hester
     
 

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This book identifies and describes more than 200 dart and arrow projectile points and stone tools used by prehistoric Native Americans in Texas.

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This book identifies and describes more than 200 dart and arrow projectile points and stone tools used by prehistoric Native Americans in Texas.

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Turner, a research associate at the Center for Archeological Research at the University of Texas at San Antonio, and Hester (anthropology, U. of Texas, Austin), identify and describe over 200 dart and arrow projectile points and stone tools used by Native Americans in Texas prior to European immigration and describe how these artifacts were made and used and how they can help elaborate the ancient culture of these diverse peoples. Several b&w drawings on nearly every page visually illustrate the tools and arrow heads being described. No index. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780877192220
Publisher:
Gulf Publishing Company
Publication date:
03/15/1993
Series:
Texas Monthly Field Guide Ser.
Edition description:
2nd ed
Pages:
394
Product dimensions:
5.54(w) x 8.51(h) x 0.95(d)

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