M. A. P. Renouf's The Cultural Landscapes of Port au Choix: Precontact PDF

By M. A. P. Renouf

ISBN-10: 1441983236

ISBN-13: 9781441983237

ISBN-10: 1461428548

ISBN-13: 9781461428541

Newfoundland lies on the intersection of arctic and extra temperate areas and, commensurate with this geography, populations of 2 Amerindian and Paleoeskimo cultural traditions occupied Port au Choix, in northern Newfoundland, Canada, for hundreds of years and millennia. over the last 20 years The Port au Choix Archaeology venture has sought a comparative figuring out of ways those assorted cultures, each one with their specific beginning and ancient trajectory, tailored to the altering actual and social environments, impacted their actual atmosphere, and created cultural landscapes. This quantity brings jointly the examine of Renouf, her colleagues and her scholars who jointly hire a number of views and strategies to supply a close reconstruction and knowing of the long term background of Port au Choix. even though geographically focussed on a northern coastal sector, this quantity has wider implications for realizing archaeological landscapes, human-environment interactions and hunter-gatherer societies.

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