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Title Paths to Central American prehistory [electronic resource] / Frederick W. Lange, editor.
Published Niwot : University Press of Colorado, c1996.
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 Electronic Book  F1434 .P37 1996eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xviii, 379 p.) : ill., maps.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The saga of an archaeologist: a brief glimpse into the life of Wolfgang Haberland -- Settlement, subsistence, and the origins of social complexity in Greater Chiriquí: a reappraisal of the Aguas Buenas tradition -- Stone tools and cultural boundaries in prehistoric Panamá: an initial assessment -- A ceramic sequence for the Lower Diquís area, Costa Rica -- The archaeology of the Central Pacific Coast of Costa Rica -- The Bay of Salinas: coastal crossroads of Greater Nicoya -- Luna Polychrome -- Preliminary research in Chontales and the Lake Managua basin, Nicaragua -- The Ayala Site: a Bagaces period site near Granada, Nicaragua -- The Nicoya Shaman -- Merchants and metalwork in Middle America -- Prehistoric coastal subsistence in Northwestern Costa Rica: geographical diversity and chronological trends -- Precolumbian obsidian trade in the northern Intermediate Area: elemental analysis of artifacts from Honduras and Nicaragua -- El Salvador and the Southeastern frontier of Mesoamerica -- Lower Central American archaeology: some comments as of 1991 -- Gaps in our databases and blanks in our syntheses: the potential for Central American archaeology in the twenty-first century.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Indians of Central America -- Antiquities.
Indians of Central America -- History.
Central America -- Antiquities.
Related Names Lange, Frederick W., 1944-
Collection Title eBook collection (EBSCO).
Related To Print version: Paths to Central American prehistory. Niwot : University Press of Colorado, c1996. 0870814028 9780870814020 (DLC) 95038455
ISBN 0585024669 (electronic bk.)
9780585024660 (electronic bk.)
0870814028 (clothbound : alk. paper)
9780870814020 (clothbound : alk. paper)