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The Resource Gardens of prehistory : the archaeology of settlement agriculture in Greater Mesoamerica, edited by Thomas W. Killion

Gardens of prehistory : the archaeology of settlement agriculture in Greater Mesoamerica, edited by Thomas W. Killion

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Gardens of prehistory : the archaeology of settlement agriculture in Greater Mesoamerica
Title
Gardens of prehistory
Title remainder
the archaeology of settlement agriculture in Greater Mesoamerica
Statement of responsibility
edited by Thomas W. Killion
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1987 :
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  • Killion, Thomas W
  • Society for American Archaeology
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  • Indians
  • Agriculture, Prehistoric
  • Land settlement patterns, Prehistoric
  • Indians
  • America
Label
Gardens of prehistory : the archaeology of settlement agriculture in Greater Mesoamerica, edited by Thomas W. Killion
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Publication
Note
Edited papers from a symposium held during the 52nd annual meeting of the Society for American Archaeology, May 9, 1987, in Toronto
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-323) and index
Contents
  • The archaeology of settlement agriculture / Thomas W. Killion -- Factors affecting settlement agriculture in the ethnographic and historic record of Mesoamerica / William T. Sanders and Thomas W. Killion --Settlement and agriculture in the arid lands of greater Mesoamerica. The southwestern ethnographic record and prehistoric agricultural diversity / Timothy D. Maxwell and Kurt F. Anschuetz -- House-lot gardens in the Gran Chichimeca : ethnographic cause for archaeological concern / William E. Doolittle -- The productivity of Maguey terrace agriculture in central Mexico during the Aztec period / Susan T. Evans -- Artifact distributions and the organization of prehistoric agriculture : evidence from lowland Mesoamerica. Residential ethnoarchaeology and ancient site structure : contemporary farming and prehistoric settlement agriculture at Matacapan, Veracruz, Mexico / Thomas W. Killion
  • (cont.) A consideration of the Olmec phenomenon in the Tuxtlas : early formative settlement pattern, land use, and refuse disposal at Matacapan, Veracruz, Mexico / Robert S. Santley -- Agricultural tasks and tools : patterns of stone tool discard near prehistoric Maya residences bordering Pulltrouser Swamp, Belize / Patricia A. Mcanany -- Prehistoric cultivation, landscape modification, and chemical characterization. Intensive raised-field agriculture in a posteruption environment, El Salvador / Christian J. Zier -- Prehistoric intrasettlement land use and residual soil phosphate levels in the Upper Belize Valley, Central America / Joseph W. Ball & Richalene G. Kelsay
Control code
25317378
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvii, 334 p.
Isbn
9780817305659
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
92003420
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Gardens of prehistory : the archaeology of settlement agriculture in Greater Mesoamerica, edited by Thomas W. Killion
Publication
Note
Edited papers from a symposium held during the 52nd annual meeting of the Society for American Archaeology, May 9, 1987, in Toronto
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-323) and index
Contents
  • The archaeology of settlement agriculture / Thomas W. Killion -- Factors affecting settlement agriculture in the ethnographic and historic record of Mesoamerica / William T. Sanders and Thomas W. Killion --Settlement and agriculture in the arid lands of greater Mesoamerica. The southwestern ethnographic record and prehistoric agricultural diversity / Timothy D. Maxwell and Kurt F. Anschuetz -- House-lot gardens in the Gran Chichimeca : ethnographic cause for archaeological concern / William E. Doolittle -- The productivity of Maguey terrace agriculture in central Mexico during the Aztec period / Susan T. Evans -- Artifact distributions and the organization of prehistoric agriculture : evidence from lowland Mesoamerica. Residential ethnoarchaeology and ancient site structure : contemporary farming and prehistoric settlement agriculture at Matacapan, Veracruz, Mexico / Thomas W. Killion
  • (cont.) A consideration of the Olmec phenomenon in the Tuxtlas : early formative settlement pattern, land use, and refuse disposal at Matacapan, Veracruz, Mexico / Robert S. Santley -- Agricultural tasks and tools : patterns of stone tool discard near prehistoric Maya residences bordering Pulltrouser Swamp, Belize / Patricia A. Mcanany -- Prehistoric cultivation, landscape modification, and chemical characterization. Intensive raised-field agriculture in a posteruption environment, El Salvador / Christian J. Zier -- Prehistoric intrasettlement land use and residual soil phosphate levels in the Upper Belize Valley, Central America / Joseph W. Ball & Richalene G. Kelsay
Control code
25317378
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvii, 334 p.
Isbn
9780817305659
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
92003420
Other physical details
ill.

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