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The Resource Stone tool traditions in the contact era, edited by Charles R. Cobb, (electronic book)

Stone tool traditions in the contact era, edited by Charles R. Cobb, (electronic book)

Label
Stone tool traditions in the contact era
Title
Stone tool traditions in the contact era
Statement of responsibility
edited by Charles R. Cobb
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the impact of European colonization on Native American and Pacific Islander technology and culture. This is the first comprehensive analysis of the partial replacement of flaked stone and ground stone traditions by metal tools in the Americas during the Contact Era. It examines the functional, symbolic, and economic consequences of that replacement on the lifeways of native populations, even as lithic technologies persisted well after the landing of Columbus. Ranging across North America and to Hawaii, the studies show that, even with wide access to metal objects, Native Americans con
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
621.9/0089/97
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E98.I4
LC item number
S76 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cobb, Charles R.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Stone implements
  • North America
Label
Stone tool traditions in the contact era, edited by Charles R. Cobb, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [174]-204) 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
Control code
ebr10237152
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 214 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780817313722
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., maps
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Stone tool traditions in the contact era, edited by Charles R. Cobb, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [174]-204) 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
Control code
ebr10237152
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 214 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780817313722
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., maps
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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