The prehistory of Texas / edited by Timothy K. Perttula.
Contributor(s): Perttula, Timothy K.Material type: TextSeries: Texas A & M University anthropology series: no. 9.Publisher: College Station : Texas A & M Univ Press, 2012Description: 471 p. : ill., maps ; 31 cm.ISBN: 1603445196; 9781603445191.Subject(s): Paleo-Indians -- Texas | Hunting and gathering societies -- Texas | Indians of North America -- Texas -- Antiquities | Excavations (Archaeology) -- Texas -- History | Texas -- AntiquitiesDDC classification: 976.4/01 LOC classification: E78.T4 | P72 2012
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 409-469).
This comprehensive volume explores in detail the varied experience of native peoples who lived on this land in prehistoric times. Chapters on each of the regions offer cutting-edge research, the culmination of years of work by dozens of the most knowledgeable experts.
An introduction to Texas prehistoric archeology / Timothy K. Perttula -- Paleoindian archeology in Texas / C. Britt Bousman, Barry W. Baker, and Anne C. Kerr -- Archeology in Central Texas / Michael B. Collins -- The prehistory of South Texas / Thomas R. Hester -- Prehistoric occupation of the central and lower Texas coast / Robert A. Ricklis -- The archeology of the Native American occupation of southeast Texas / Robert A. Ricklis -- Prehistory of the Jornada Mogollon and Eastern Trans-Pecos regions of West Texas / Myles R. Miller and Nancy A. Kenmotsu -- The lower Pecos River region of Texas and Northern Mexico / Solveig A. Turpin -- Archeology and late quaternary environments of the Southern High Plains / Eileen Johnson and Vance T. Holliday -- The Palo Duro complex / Douglas K. Boyd -- From stone slab architecture to abandonment / Robert l. Brooks -- The archeology of the Post Oak Savanna of East-Central Texas / Ross C. Fields -- The Prehistoric and Caddoan archeology of the Northeastern Texas Pineywoods / Timothy K. Perttula.