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The Resource Ancient mines and quarries : a trans-Atlantic perspective, edited by Margaret Brewer-LaPorta, Adrian Burke and David Field

Ancient mines and quarries : a trans-Atlantic perspective, edited by Margaret Brewer-LaPorta, Adrian Burke and David Field

Label
Ancient mines and quarries : a trans-Atlantic perspective
Title
Ancient mines and quarries
Title remainder
a trans-Atlantic perspective
Statement of responsibility
edited by Margaret Brewer-LaPorta, Adrian Burke and David Field
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Based on a meeting on prehistoric mines and quarries held at the Society for American Archaeology Annual Symposium in San Juan, Puerto Rico in 2006, this title includes the papers that explore a range of issues relating to prehistoric extraction sites, including ethnography, geochemical signatures, excavation, and conservation
Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Language note
Text primarily in English, with two contributions in French
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1965-
  • 1950-
  • 2006 :
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brewer-LaPorta, Margaret
  • Burke, Adrian L.
  • Field, David
  • Society for American Archaeology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mines and mineral resources, Prehistoric
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Mines and mineral resources, Prehistoric
Label
Ancient mines and quarries : a trans-Atlantic perspective, edited by Margaret Brewer-LaPorta, Adrian Burke and David Field
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This volume derives from a meeting ... held at the Society for American Archaeology Annual Symposium in San Juan, Puerto Rico in 2006"--Page 4 of cover
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-194)
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
  • Systems of raw material procurement and supply in the Neolithic of northern Thrace during the seventh to fifth millennia BC
  • Ivan Gatsov
  • Conservation of ancient stone quarry landscapes in Egypt
  • Per Storemyr [and others]
  • Dorset palaeoeskimo quarrying techniques and the production of little pots at Fleur de Lys, Newfoundland
  • John C. Erwin
  • Geochemical signature of Mistassini quartzite and Ramah chert artfacts and quarries, Québec/Labrador, Canada
  • David LeBlanc, Isabelle Duval and Jean-François
  • Extraction, reduction, and production at the late Paleoindian chert quarry in eastern Québec
  • Adrian L. Burke
  • Prospection géoarchéologique et stratégies d'exploitation paléolithiques des silex bajociens du Haut-Quercy, France
  • Why did Palaeo-Indians select the Sheguiandah site? :
  • An evaluation of quarrying and quartzite material selection based on petrographic analysis of core artefacts
  • Patrick J. Julig and Darrel Long
  • The life and history of prehistoric quarry extraction tools excavated from the Skene Motion and Workshop, Hartford Basin, Champlain Valley, New York, USA
  • Philip C. LaPorta, Scott A. Minchak and Margaret Brewer-LaPorta
  • Subsistence activities at quarries and quarry-related workshops :
  • testing the Holmes and Bryan alternatives with blades from the Gault Site, Central Texas, USA
  • Scott A. Minchak
  • The organisation of lithic procurement at Silver Mound, Wisconsin :
  • source of Hixton silicified sandstone
  • Laurent Bruxelles [and others]
  • Dillon Carr and Robert Boszhardt
  • Close to home? :
  • Pipestone Quarry utilisation in the mid-continental United States
  • Sarah U. Wisseman [and others]
  • Pen Pits, New Grange and progress in the archaeology of extraction
  • David Field
  • Diffusion et exploitation d'un traceur lithologique au cours du Paléolithique supérieur dans le sud de la France :
  • l'exemple du type Chalosse
  • Pierre Chalard [and others]
  • Neolithic axe quarries and flint mines :
  • towards an ethnography of prehistoric extraction
  • Peter Topping
Control code
ocn841172531
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 194 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781842178782
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1cf9wc3
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)841172531
Label
Ancient mines and quarries : a trans-Atlantic perspective, edited by Margaret Brewer-LaPorta, Adrian Burke and David Field
Publication
Note
"This volume derives from a meeting ... held at the Society for American Archaeology Annual Symposium in San Juan, Puerto Rico in 2006"--Page 4 of cover
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-194)
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
  • Systems of raw material procurement and supply in the Neolithic of northern Thrace during the seventh to fifth millennia BC
  • Ivan Gatsov
  • Conservation of ancient stone quarry landscapes in Egypt
  • Per Storemyr [and others]
  • Dorset palaeoeskimo quarrying techniques and the production of little pots at Fleur de Lys, Newfoundland
  • John C. Erwin
  • Geochemical signature of Mistassini quartzite and Ramah chert artfacts and quarries, Québec/Labrador, Canada
  • David LeBlanc, Isabelle Duval and Jean-François
  • Extraction, reduction, and production at the late Paleoindian chert quarry in eastern Québec
  • Adrian L. Burke
  • Prospection géoarchéologique et stratégies d'exploitation paléolithiques des silex bajociens du Haut-Quercy, France
  • Why did Palaeo-Indians select the Sheguiandah site? :
  • An evaluation of quarrying and quartzite material selection based on petrographic analysis of core artefacts
  • Patrick J. Julig and Darrel Long
  • The life and history of prehistoric quarry extraction tools excavated from the Skene Motion and Workshop, Hartford Basin, Champlain Valley, New York, USA
  • Philip C. LaPorta, Scott A. Minchak and Margaret Brewer-LaPorta
  • Subsistence activities at quarries and quarry-related workshops :
  • testing the Holmes and Bryan alternatives with blades from the Gault Site, Central Texas, USA
  • Scott A. Minchak
  • The organisation of lithic procurement at Silver Mound, Wisconsin :
  • source of Hixton silicified sandstone
  • Laurent Bruxelles [and others]
  • Dillon Carr and Robert Boszhardt
  • Close to home? :
  • Pipestone Quarry utilisation in the mid-continental United States
  • Sarah U. Wisseman [and others]
  • Pen Pits, New Grange and progress in the archaeology of extraction
  • David Field
  • Diffusion et exploitation d'un traceur lithologique au cours du Paléolithique supérieur dans le sud de la France :
  • l'exemple du type Chalosse
  • Pierre Chalard [and others]
  • Neolithic axe quarries and flint mines :
  • towards an ethnography of prehistoric extraction
  • Peter Topping
Control code
ocn841172531
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 194 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781842178782
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1cf9wc3
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)841172531

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