TITLE

NORTH AMERICA

PUB. DATE
July 1988
SOURCE
Archaeology;Jul/Aug88, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p72
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents books on archaeology in North America. 'Land of the Cliff Dwellers,' by Frederick Chapin; 'Federal Philadelphia 1785-1825: The Athens of the Western World,' by Beatrice B. Garvan; 'Florida Archaeology,' by Jerald T. Milanich and Charles H. Fairbanks; 'Prehistoric Life in the Mississippi Floodplain: Stone Tool Use, Settlement, Organization, and Subsistence Practices at the Labras Lake Site, Illinois,' by Richard W. Yerkes.
ACCESSION #
10811057

 

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