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Encyclopedia of Prehistory: Volume 2: Arctic and Subarctic / Edition 1

Encyclopedia of Prehistory: Volume 2: Arctic and Subarctic / Edition 1

by Peter N. Peregrine, Melvin Ember


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The Encyclopedia of Prehistory, with regionally organized entries on each major archaeological tradition, is a comprehensive overview of human history from two million years ago to the historic period. Prepared under the auspices and with the support of the Human Relations Area Files, and an internationally distinguished advisory board, the encyclopedia is written by noted experts in the field and edited by Peter N. Peregrine and Melvin Ember. These volumes employ comparable units of description and analysis, making them easy to use and compare.
Volume 2 focuses on the Arctic and Subarctic.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780306462566
Publisher: Springer US
Publication date: 02/28/2001
Series: Elgar Mini Series
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2001
Pages: 239
Product dimensions: 8.27(w) x 11.69(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

Preface. Aleutian; A. McCartney, D. Veltre. Amur Paleolithic; P.N. Peregrine. Amur Neolithic and Bronze Age; P.N. Peregrine. Cis-Baikal Neolithic and Bronze Age; CD. Link, A. Weber. Dorset; U. Linname. Early Northwest Coast; P.N. Peregrine. Eastern Arctic Small Tool; R. Park. Holocene Stone Age of Northeastern Asia; V. Pitulko. Initial Shield Woodland; R.J. Mason. Kamchatka; S. Slobodin. Kodiak; D. Clark. Late Northwest Coast; A. Martindale. Late Tundra; R.E. Ackerman. Middle Northwest Coast; G. Coupland. Northern Archaic; P.N. Peregrine. Northwest Microblade; D. Clark. Norton; D. Dumond. Ocean Bay; D. Clark. Paleo-Arctic; P.N. Peregrine. Proto-Athapaskan; D. Clark. Shield Archaic; P.N. Peregrine. Siberian Early Upper Paleolithic; T. Goebel. Siberian Late Upper Paleolithic; T. Goebel. Siberian Mousterian; T. Goebel. Siberian Neolithic and Bronze Age; T. Goebel. Siberian Protohistoric; P.N. Peregrine. Thule; R.E. Ackerman. Western Arctic Small Tool; D. Dumond.

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