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The Resource Folsom : new archaeological investigations of a classic Paleoindian bison kill, David J. Meltzer ; with contributions by Meena Balakrishnan [and others]

Folsom : new archaeological investigations of a classic Paleoindian bison kill, David J. Meltzer ; with contributions by Meena Balakrishnan [and others]

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Folsom : new archaeological investigations of a classic Paleoindian bison kill
Title
Folsom
Title remainder
new archaeological investigations of a classic Paleoindian bison kill
Statement of responsibility
David J. Meltzer ; with contributions by Meena Balakrishnan [and others]
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of Folsom. Using various archaeological methods and techniques, and bringing in data from geology and paleoecology, this study provides a look at the adaptations and environments of the late Ice Age Paleoindian hunters who killed a large herd of bison at this spot, as well as a measure of Folsom's role in American archaeology
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Meltzer, David J
Dewey number
978.9/2201
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E99.F65
LC item number
M45 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Balakrishnan, Meena
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  • Folsom Site (N.M.)
  • Folsom culture
  • Folsom points
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Animal remains (Archaeology)
  • Colfax County (N.M.)
  • HISTORY
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Animal remains (Archaeology)
  • Antiquities
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Folsom culture
  • Folsom points
  • New Mexico
  • New Mexico
Label
Folsom : new archaeological investigations of a classic Paleoindian bison kill, David J. Meltzer ; with contributions by Meena Balakrishnan [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The Folsom paleoindian site -- Folsom and the human antiquity controversy in America -- Situating the site and setting the ecological stage -- Archaeological research designs, methods, and results -- Geology, paleotopography, stratigraphy, and geochronology -- Late glacial climate and ecology -- The faunal assemblage and bison bonebed taphonomy -- Artifacts, technological organization, and mobility -- Folsom, from prehistory to history -- Appendix A: Field procedures and protocols -- Appendix B: The Folsom diary of Carl Schwachheim -- Appendix C: Historical archaeology of the Folsom site -- Appendix D: Sediment mineralogy and bone preservation -- Appendix E: Defining Folsom: theme and variations
Control code
68641670
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520246447
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt3xgs
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)68641670
Label
Folsom : new archaeological investigations of a classic Paleoindian bison kill, David J. Meltzer ; with contributions by Meena Balakrishnan [and others]
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The Folsom paleoindian site -- Folsom and the human antiquity controversy in America -- Situating the site and setting the ecological stage -- Archaeological research designs, methods, and results -- Geology, paleotopography, stratigraphy, and geochronology -- Late glacial climate and ecology -- The faunal assemblage and bison bonebed taphonomy -- Artifacts, technological organization, and mobility -- Folsom, from prehistory to history -- Appendix A: Field procedures and protocols -- Appendix B: The Folsom diary of Carl Schwachheim -- Appendix C: Historical archaeology of the Folsom site -- Appendix D: Sediment mineralogy and bone preservation -- Appendix E: Defining Folsom: theme and variations
Control code
68641670
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520246447
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt3xgs
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)68641670

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