Ancient Borinquen: Archaeology and Ethnohistory of Native by Peter E. Siegel,Peter G. Roe,Joshua M. Torres,John G. PDF

By Peter E. Siegel,Peter G. Roe,Joshua M. Torres,John G. Jones,Lee A. Newsom,Deborah M. Pearsall,Jeffrey B. Walker,Susan D. deFrance,Karen F. Anderson-Córdova,Anne V. Stokes,Daniel P. Wagner

ISBN-10: 0817314717

ISBN-13: 9780817314712

ISBN-10: 0817352384

ISBN-13: 9780817352387

Native American cultures of Puerto Rico sooner than the coming of the Spanish in 1493.

A ebook at the prehistory of a contemporary geopolitical entity is artificial. It is not going that prehistoric occupants well-known an identical barriers and spoke back to a similar political forces that operated within the formation of present countries, states, or cities. Yet, archaeologists normally have produced such volumes and so they regularly characterize anchors for ongoing study in a particular quarter, consequently the island of Puerto Rico, its quick pals, and the broader Caribbean basin.  

To various levels, this paintings addresses matters and attracts information from past the limits of Puerto Rico simply because in prehistoric instances the water among islands most likely used to be now not considered as a boundary in our glossy experience of the time period. the previous few many years have witnessed a progress of excessive archaeological learn at the island, from fabric tradition within the kind of lithics, ceramics, and rock paintings; to dietary, structure, and environmental reviews; to rituals and social styles; to the aftermath of Conquest.  

Ancient Borinquen presents a complete evaluation of modern pondering, new information, syntheses, and insights into present Puerto Rican archaeology, and it displays and illuminates related matters in different places within the West Indies, lowland South the USA, and significant America.

 

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