Archaeology of the Central Mississippi (New World Archaeological Record Ser)

by Phyllis A. Morse

Publisher: Academic Press

Written in English
Published: Pages: 345 Downloads: 962
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  • Archaeology,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Sociology
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FormatPaperback
Number of Pages345
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Open LibraryOL9520200M
ISBN 100125081812
ISBN 109780125081818
OCLC/WorldCa233812841

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In a field agent for the Bureau of American Ethnology conducted the first systematic archaeological survey of the region, an area that extends from near the mouth of the Ohio River to the mouth of Archaeology of the Central Mississippi book Arkansas River, bounded on the east by the Mississippi River and on the west by the Ozark Highlands and Grand : Dan F Morse.

Archaeology of the Central Mississippi Valley (New World Archaeological Record Ser) by Dan F. Morse (Author). Fourteen experts examine the current state of Central Valley prehistoric research and provide an important touchstone for future archaeological study of the region.

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Archaeology of the Central Mississippi Valley describes an archeological reconstruction of the preced years of an extraordinarily rich environment centered within the largest river system north of the Amazon. This book focuses on the lowlands of the Mississippi Valley from just north of the Ohio River to the mouth of the Arkansas River.

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Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ — Manufacturer: University Alabama Press. The earliest recorded description of the Central Mississippi Valley and its inhabitants is contained within the DeSoto chronicles written after the conquistadors passed through the area between and In a field agent for the Bureau of American Ethnology conducted the first systematic archaeological survey of the region.

the Ohio and Arkansas rivers is the Central Mississippi Valley of this book. The central lowlands vary between 80 and km (50 and miles) in maximum width.

Elevation above sea level immediately adjacent to the Mis­ sissippi River ranges from about 90 m at the north to 45 m at the south. NearlyCited by: Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Morse, Dan F.

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The earliest recorded description of the Central Mis. Many of the issues that were central to Americanist archaeology during the period to were brought to the table as a direct result of fieldwork conducted in the central Mississippi Valley (O'Brien and Lyman n.d.).Author: Michael J.

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The Central Mississippi Valley, defined as the region along the Mississippi River from where the Ohio River joins in the north to its confluence with the Arkansas River in the south, lies between the two most important archaeological areas of the Southeast: American Bottom/Cahokia and the Lower Yazoo Basin.

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Numerous observers have suggested that the Book of Mormon appears to be a work of fiction that parallels others within the 19th-century "mound-builder" genre that was pervasive at the time. factors affecting scientific archaeology in the central valley recovery techniques data interpretation and incorporation archaeological sequence references the archaeology 17 30 33 39 41 46 paleo-lndian beginnings ( b.c.) pleistocene fauna in the central valley fluted points 51 60 vii.

the aboriginal cultures of the Central Mississippi Valley. The narratives de­ scribe flourishing, highly organized societies with large populations, presided over by powerful chiefs.

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Dan F. Morse, Phyllis A. particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $Pages: America. While these books will appeal to both professional and avocational archeolo-gists who wish to keep abreast of the rapidly accumulating data in this region, only Morse and Morse have achieved a balanced treat-ment of culture history, lifeways, and expla-nation of culture change.

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Morse - Hardcover *Excellent Condition*. Archaeology of the Central Mississippi Valley. Borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and videos from thousands of public libraries worldwide. The Central Mississippi Valley, defined as the region along the Mississippi River from where the Ohio River joins in the north to its confluence with the Arkansas River in the south, lies between the two most important archaeological areas of the Southeast: American Bottom/Cahokia and the Lower Yazoo Basin.

The valley has been influenced by these major centers and has a complex history of its own. While the book focuses closely on Native American artifacts, it also thoroughly treats the full range of Mississippi's historical treasures from the remnants of pioneer settlers to Civil War curios.

Category: Social Science Changing Perspectives On The Archaeology Of The Central Mississippi Valley. In Changing Perspectives on the Archaeology of the Central Mississippi Valley, edited by Michael J.

O’Brien and Robert C. Dunnell, pp. University of Alabama Press, Tuscaloosa. University of Alabama Press, Tuscaloosa. Brief introduction to the archaeology of the central Mississippi River Valley / Michael J. O'Brien and Robert C. Dunnell --Examination of Mississippian-period phases in southeastern Missouri / Gregory L.

Fox --Pottery, radiocarbon dates, and Mississippian-period chronology building in western Kentucky / Paul P. Kreisa --Overview of walls. Dan Franklin Morse is an archaeologist specializing in the prehistory of the midwestern United States and the central Mississippi Valley, research summarized in a number of books, monographs, and technical is best known for his synthesis of the "Archaeology of the Central Mississippi Valley" with Phyllis A.

Morse, and for his volume issued by the Smithsonian Institution.Charles Harrison McNutt (born Decem in Denver, Colorado) is an American archaeologist and a scholar of the prehistoric Southeastern United has conducted fieldwork and published works on the archaeology of the American Southwest and the Great Plains in South work emphasizes on a strong understanding of cultural history and statistical : 11 DecemberDenver, Colorado, United States.Buy (ebook) Archaeology of the Central Mississippi Valley by James Bennett Griffin, Phyllis A.

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