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By Dan F. Morse,Phyllis A. Morse,James Bennett Griffin

Archaeology of the crucial Mississippi Valley describes an archeological reconstruction of the previous 11,000 years of a very wealthy atmosphere situated in the biggest river approach north of the Amazon. This booklet makes a speciality of the lowlands of the Mississippi Valley from simply north of the Ohio River to the mouth of the Arkansas River.

Organized into thirteen chapters, this ebook starts with an summary of the territory among the Ohio and Arkansas rivers. this article then makes an attempt to humanize the archeological interpretations by way of connection with social association, cost approach, economic climate, faith, and politics. different chapters concentrate on realizing the character of swap via time within the critical Mississippi Valley. This ebook discusses besides the variation among an outdated braided movement floor and the more youthful meander belt approach. the ultimate bankruptcy offers with the research of prehistoric Indian remains.

This publication is a precious source for archeologists, zoologists, and medical hobbyists.

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