Archaeology

Best Price on PDF Archaeological and Paleontological Research in Lagoa Santa: by Pedro Da-Gloria,Walter A. Neves,Mark Hubbe PDF

$
70.67

By Pedro Da-Gloria,Walter A. Neves,Mark Hubbe

This groundbreaking quantity offers, for the 1st time in English, a wide historic overview of the researches conducted over a hundred and seventy years within the sector of Lagoa Santa, Brazil, essentially the most very important archaeological areas within the Americas. From the pioneering paintings of the Danish naturalist Peter Lund within the XIX century to the hot study at the dispersion of early people throughout South the USA, led by way of Walter A. Neves and co-workers, Lagoa Santa has provided amazing findings, the most important collections of early human skeletons within the Americas, and has contributed to the general discussions in regards to the cost of the Americas.

This edited quantity goals to fill the inability of guides in English approximately Lagoa Santa and gathers representatives of the entire major Brazilian associations at once concerned about the archaeological and paleontological investigations within the sector, so as to give you the foreign medical group a accomplished and whole account of the researches that contributed to rewrite the heritage of the peopling of the Americas.

The ebook is geared up in elements. the 1st contains chapters describing all the interventions within the quarter, starting with the pioneering paintings of Peter Lund and culminating with the newest intervention led by way of Walter A. Neves and his workforce. the second one a part of the booklet includes experiences of present correct examine foci within the area, equivalent to migrations, overall healthiness, mortuary rituals, paleontology, rock paintings and technology.

Show description

Read or Download Archaeological and Paleontological Research in Lagoa Santa: The Quest for the First Americans PDF

Similar archaeology books

The British Lower Palaeolithic: Stones in Contention

Taking as its principal subject matter the problem of even if early Hominins equipped themselves into societies as we comprehend them, John McNabb seems at how smooth researchers realize such archaeological cultures.  He examines the life of a stone instrument tradition referred to as the Clactonian to introduce the multidisciplinary nature of the topic.

Discovering Ritual Meditation: Transcendental Healing and Self-Realization

This booklet offers you potential and strategies for having access to increased or larger states of realization. It offers a plan on utilizing those stories to rouse to your self as awareness, that can assist you profoundly heal, and to self-realize. you'll then dwell in innate presence and for that reason remodel your existence.

The Magic Children: Racial Identity at the End of the Age of Race

Sooner or later on the finish of the 20th century, Roger Echo-Hawk determined to renounce being an Indian. After changing into an American Indian historian, he began to query our common reliance on an idea of race that the academy had long-since discredited, and launched into a private trip to giving up race himself.

The Ceramic Sequence of the Holmul Region, Guatemala (Anthropological Papers)

Sequencing the ceramics in Guatemala’s Holmul sector has the capability to respond to vital questions in Maya archaeology. The Holmul quarter, positioned in northeastern Guatemala among the critical Peten lowlands to the west and the Belize River Valley to the east, encompasses approximately ten sq. kilometers and includes not less than seven significant archaeological websites, together with huge ceremonial and administrative facilities, Holmul and Cival.

Extra info for Archaeological and Paleontological Research in Lagoa Santa: The Quest for the First Americans

Example text

Download PDF sample

Archaeological and Paleontological Research in Lagoa Santa: The Quest for the First Americans by Pedro Da-Gloria,Walter A. Neves,Mark Hubbe


by Mark
4.3

Rated 4.65 of 5 – based on 17 votes