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The Resource Ancient Borinquen : archaeology and ethnohistory of native Puerto Rico, edited by Peter E. Siegel, (electronic resource)

Ancient Borinquen : archaeology and ethnohistory of native Puerto Rico, edited by Peter E. Siegel, (electronic resource)

Label
Ancient Borinquen : archaeology and ethnohistory of native Puerto Rico
Title
Ancient Borinquen
Title remainder
archaeology and ethnohistory of native Puerto Rico
Statement of responsibility
edited by Peter E. Siegel
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Native American cultures of Puerto Rico prior to the arrival of the Spanish in 1493.A book on the prehistory of a modern geopolitical entity is artificial. It is unlikely that prehistoric occupants recognized the same boundaries and responded to the same political forces that operated in the formation of current nations, states, or cities. Yet, archaeologists traditionally have produced such volumes and they generally represent anchors for ongoing research in a specific region, in this case the island of Puerto Rico, its immediate neighbors, and the wider Caribbean basin. To varying degrees, t
Action
digitized
Biography type
collective biography
Dewey number
972.95/01
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Siegel, Peter E
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  • Indians of the West Indies
  • Indians of the West Indies
  • Ethnohistory
  • Puerto Rico
Label
Ancient Borinquen : archaeology and ethnohistory of native Puerto Rico, edited by Peter E. Siegel, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-414) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The crab-shell dichotomy revisited : the lithics speak out / Reniel Rodríguez Ramos -- The Paso del Indio Site, Vega Baja, Puerto Rico : a progress report / Jeff Walker -- Environmental and cultural correlates in the West Indies : a view from Puerto Rico / Peter E. Siegel [and others] -- The status of paleoethnobiological research on Puerto Rico and adjacent islands / Susan D. deFrance and Lee A. Newsom -- Ceramic-age dietary patterns in Puerto Rico : stable isotopes and island biogeography / Anne V. Stokes -- Deconstructing the polity : communities and social landscapes of the ceramic-age peoples of South Central Puerto Rico / Joshua M. Torres -- The proto-Taíno monumental Cemís of Caguana : a political-religious "manifesto" / José R. Oliver -- Rivers of stone, rivers within stone : rock art in ancient Puerto Rico / Peter G. Roe -- The aftermath of conquest : the Indians of Puerto Rico during the early sixteenth century / Karen F. Anderson-Córdova -- Multiple visions of an island's past and some thoughts for future directions in Puerto Rican prehistory / Peter E. Siegel
Control code
ocn298788715
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 423 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817352387
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)298788715
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Ancient Borinquen : archaeology and ethnohistory of native Puerto Rico, edited by Peter E. Siegel, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-414) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The crab-shell dichotomy revisited : the lithics speak out / Reniel Rodríguez Ramos -- The Paso del Indio Site, Vega Baja, Puerto Rico : a progress report / Jeff Walker -- Environmental and cultural correlates in the West Indies : a view from Puerto Rico / Peter E. Siegel [and others] -- The status of paleoethnobiological research on Puerto Rico and adjacent islands / Susan D. deFrance and Lee A. Newsom -- Ceramic-age dietary patterns in Puerto Rico : stable isotopes and island biogeography / Anne V. Stokes -- Deconstructing the polity : communities and social landscapes of the ceramic-age peoples of South Central Puerto Rico / Joshua M. Torres -- The proto-Taíno monumental Cemís of Caguana : a political-religious "manifesto" / José R. Oliver -- Rivers of stone, rivers within stone : rock art in ancient Puerto Rico / Peter G. Roe -- The aftermath of conquest : the Indians of Puerto Rico during the early sixteenth century / Karen F. Anderson-Córdova -- Multiple visions of an island's past and some thoughts for future directions in Puerto Rican prehistory / Peter E. Siegel
Control code
ocn298788715
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 423 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817352387
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)298788715
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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