TITLE

Tikopia: Tracing the Prehistory of a Polynesian Culture

AUTHOR(S)
Kirch, Patrick V.
PUB. DATE
March 1986
SOURCE
Archaeology;Mar/Apr86, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p53
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Traces the prehistory of the culture of Tikopia, situated at the eastern extreme of the Solomon Islands. Total area of the island; Creation of a map of the island and plotting in all the surface vestiges of ancient settlement; Systematic series of text excavations designed to cover all possible settlement locations; Presence of pottery.
ACCESSION #
10809995

 

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