Linda Crawford Culberson's Arrowheads and Spear Points in the Prehistoric Southeast: A PDF

By Linda Crawford Culberson

The local American tribes of what's now the southeastern usa left exciting relics in their old cultural lifestyles. Arrowheads, spear issues, stone instruments, and different artifacts are present in newly plowed fields, on hillsides after a clean rain, or in washed-out creek beds. those are tangible clues to the anthropology of the Paleo-Indians, and the hugely constructed Mississippian peoples.

This quintessential consultant to picking and realizing such reveals is for conscientious beginner archeologists who make their discoveries in floor terrain. Many are desirous to comprehend the tradition that produced the artifact, what sort of humans created it, the way it used to be made, how outdated it's, and what its function was.

Here is a instruction manual that seeks identity during the clues of cultural heritage. In discussing fabrics used, the method of manufacture, and the connection among the artifacts and the environments, it unearths historic discoveries to be no longer purely attention-grabbing trinkets yet by-products from the as soon as important societies in components which are now Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, the Carolinas, in addition to in southeastern Texas, southern Missouri, southern Illinois, and southern Indiana.

The textual content is documented via greater than 100 drawings within the real measurement of the artifacts, in addition to via a word list of archeological phrases and a worthy checklist of kingdom and local archeological societies.

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