Prehistoric Man in the New World

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Author: Jennings, Jesse D and Norbeck, Edward (editors)

Year: 1964

Publisher: University of Chicago Press and Willaim Marsh Rice University Press

Place: Chicago and Toranto


X+633 pages with maps, diagrams and index. Royal octavo (9 1/2" x 6 1/2") issued in grey and blue cloth and gilt lettering to spine. Foreword by Edward Norbeck. A Rice University Semicentennial Publication. 1st edition.

Contents: Early Man in the New World by Alex D Kreieger; the Arctic and Subarctic by Henry B Collins; The Western Coast of North America by Robert F Heizer; The Desert West by Jesse D Jennings; The Greater Southwest by Erik K Reed; The Great Plains by Waldo R Wedel; The Northeast Woodlands Area by James B Griffin; the Southeastern United States by Willaim H Sears; Northern Mesoamerica by Pedro Armillas; Southern Mesoamerica by Robert Wauchope; The Caribbean Area by Irving Rouse; Lowland South America by Clifford Evans; South American High Cultures by Alfred Kidder II; Transpacific Contacts by Gordon F Ekholm; North and South American Cultural Connections and Convergences by Betty J Meggers; Linguistic Overview by Morris Swadesh; Concluding Remarks by Iganacio Bernal.


Light rubbing to spine ends, jacket corners and spine ends chipped, price clipped, back hinge lightly rubbed, light edge wear else a very good copy in like jacket.

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