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The Resource The Scioto Hopewell and their neighbors : bioarchaeological documentation and cultural understanding, D. Troy Case and Christopher Carr, (electronic book)

The Scioto Hopewell and their neighbors : bioarchaeological documentation and cultural understanding, D. Troy Case and Christopher Carr, (electronic book)

Label
The Scioto Hopewell and their neighbors : bioarchaeological documentation and cultural understanding
Title
The Scioto Hopewell and their neighbors
Title remainder
bioarchaeological documentation and cultural understanding
Statement of responsibility
D. Troy Case and Christopher Carr
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book presents, for the first time, a detailed, holistic synthesis of the lifeways, culture, history, and material record of the ceremonially and socially rich Hopewell peoples who lived in the Scioto valley and neighboring areas in Ohio in the first centuries A.D. The Scioto Hopewell built monumental, 80 acre earthworks aligned precisely to astronomical events, masterfully worked glistening metals and semiprecious stones into elegant designs, and honored their dead with these vocal artifacts in community burial houses two-thirds the size of a football field. The Scioto Hopewella (TM)s int
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Cataloging source
COO
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Case, D. Troy
Dewey number
977.101
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E99.H69
LC item number
C37 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Carr, Christopher
Series statement
Interdisciplinary contributions to archaeology
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  • Hopewell culture
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Human remains (Archaeology)
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Earthworks (Archaeology)
  • Scioto River Valley (Ohio)
  • Social Sciences, general
Label
The Scioto Hopewell and their neighbors : bioarchaeological documentation and cultural understanding, D. Troy Case and Christopher Carr, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 691-731) and indexes
Contents
Documenting the Lives of Ohio Hopewell People: A Philosophical and Empirical Foundation; Environmental Setting, Natural Symbols, and Subsistence; Settlement and Communities; Social and Ritual Organization; World View and the Dynamics of Change: The Beginning and the End of Scioto Hopewell Culture and Lifeways; Documenting the Ohio Hopewell Mortuary Record: The Bioarchaeological Data Base; Ceremonial Site Locations, Descriptions, and Bibliography; Definition of Variables and Variable States
Control code
SPR272308033
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 774 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780387773865
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The Scioto Hopewell and their neighbors : bioarchaeological documentation and cultural understanding, D. Troy Case and Christopher Carr, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 691-731) and indexes
Contents
Documenting the Lives of Ohio Hopewell People: A Philosophical and Empirical Foundation; Environmental Setting, Natural Symbols, and Subsistence; Settlement and Communities; Social and Ritual Organization; World View and the Dynamics of Change: The Beginning and the End of Scioto Hopewell Culture and Lifeways; Documenting the Ohio Hopewell Mortuary Record: The Bioarchaeological Data Base; Ceremonial Site Locations, Descriptions, and Bibliography; Definition of Variables and Variable States
Control code
SPR272308033
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 774 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780387773865
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Specific material designation
remote

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