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The Resource Encyclopedia of Caribbean archaeology, edited by Basil A. Reid and R. Grant Gilmore III

Encyclopedia of Caribbean archaeology, edited by Basil A. Reid and R. Grant Gilmore III

Label
Encyclopedia of Caribbean archaeology
Title
Encyclopedia of Caribbean archaeology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Basil A. Reid and R. Grant Gilmore III
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Encyclopedia of Caribbean Archaeology offers a comprehensive overview of the available archaeological research conducted in the region. Beginning with the earliest native migrations and moving through contemporary issues of heritage management, the contributors tackle the usual questions of colonization, adaptation, and evolution while embracing newer research techniques, such as geoinformatics, archaeometry, paleodemography, DNA analysis, and seafaring simulations. Entries are cross-referenced so that readers can efficiently access data on a variety of related topics. The introduction incl
Member of
Cataloging source
IDEBK
Dewey number
972.9/01
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
F1619.
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Reid, Basil A.
  • Gilmore, Richard Grant
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Caribbean Area
  • Archaeology
  • Indians of the West Indies
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • West Indies
  • Archaeology
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • HISTORY
  • Antiquities
  • Archaeology
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Indians of the West Indies
  • Caribbean Area
  • West Indies
  • REFERENCE / Encyclopedias
Label
Encyclopedia of Caribbean archaeology, edited by Basil A. Reid and R. Grant Gilmore III
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; List of Figures; Acknowledgments; List of Contributors; Preface; Introduction: Caribbean Prehistoric and Historical Archaeology; A; Afro-Caribbean Earthenwares; Agricultural Earthworks (The Guianas); Alegría, Ricardo E. (1921-2011); Anguilla; Antigua and Barbuda (Archaic Sites); Arawak versus Taíno; The Archaeological Committee of Trinidad and Tobago; Archaeological Conservation; Archaeological Heritage Management; The Archaeological Society of Jamaica; Archaeometry; The Archaic Age; The Association of Caribbean Historians; B; The Bahamas and the Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Banwari Trace (Trinidad)Barbados; Barbados Museum and Historical Society (BMHS); Barka, Norman F. (1938-2008); The Barrancoid Series; Beads; Betty's Hope Plantation (Antigua); Bonaire (Dutch Caribbean; Former Netherlands Antilles); Bonaire Archaeological Institute (BONAI); Bottles (Colonial); Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park (St. Kitts); Bullbrook, John A. (1881-1967); Bullen, Ripley (1902-1976), and Adelaide Bullen (1908-1987); C; The Cabrits Garrison (Portsmouth, Dominica); Caguana/Capa Site (Puerto Rico); Cannibalism (Anthropophagy); Cannon; Carriacou; The Casimiroid
  • Cassava (Manioc)The Cayman Islands; The Cayoid Pottery Series; Cemeteries; The Chican Ostionoid Subseries; Chiefdoms (Cacicazgos); Ciboney versus Guanahatabey; Clay Tobacco Pipes (Bowls and Stems); Cohoba; Columbus's Landfall; Conucos; Crab/Shell Dichotomy; Cruxent, José María (1911-2005); Cuba (Historical Archaeology of); Cundall, Frank (1858-1937); Curaçao (Former Netherlands Antilles); D; De Boyrie Moya, Emil (1903-1967); De Hostos, Adolfo (1887-1982); DNA and Caribbean Archaeology; Drax Hall Estate (Jamaica); Duerden, J.E. (1869-1937); Duhos (Dujos); The Dutch Caribbean
  • Dutch Colonial Ceramic TypesE; East End Free Black Community (St. John); The Elenan Ostionoid Subseries; Elite Exchange in the Caribbean; English Colonial Ceramic Types; Environmental Archaeology; F; Falmouth (Jamaica); Ferrous and Nonferrous Metals; The First Caribbean Farmers; The Florida Museum of Natural History; Foundation for Marine Archaeology of the Netherlands Antilles (STIMANA); French Jesuit Mission Outpost (Dominica); French Colonial Ceramic Types; G; Geoinformatics; Golden Rock Site (St. Eustatius); Grenada; The Grenadines; Griddles; Grindstones; Ground Sloths
  • Guadeloupe (Eastern)Guanín; Guano; H; Hematite; Historical Archaeological Sites (Types); Historical Ecology; Historic Bridgetown and Its Garrison (Barbados); Historic Trails (Jamaica); Hondo River Settlement (Trinidad); Hospitals and Leprosaria in the Colonial Caribbean; I; The Institute of Jamaica; The International Association for Caribbean Archaeology (IACA); The International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property (ICCROM); The International Council of Museums (ICOM); The International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS); Island-Carib; J
Control code
870897174
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 383 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813044200
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvx0cth3
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)870897174
Label
Encyclopedia of Caribbean archaeology, edited by Basil A. Reid and R. Grant Gilmore III
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; List of Figures; Acknowledgments; List of Contributors; Preface; Introduction: Caribbean Prehistoric and Historical Archaeology; A; Afro-Caribbean Earthenwares; Agricultural Earthworks (The Guianas); Alegría, Ricardo E. (1921-2011); Anguilla; Antigua and Barbuda (Archaic Sites); Arawak versus Taíno; The Archaeological Committee of Trinidad and Tobago; Archaeological Conservation; Archaeological Heritage Management; The Archaeological Society of Jamaica; Archaeometry; The Archaic Age; The Association of Caribbean Historians; B; The Bahamas and the Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Banwari Trace (Trinidad)Barbados; Barbados Museum and Historical Society (BMHS); Barka, Norman F. (1938-2008); The Barrancoid Series; Beads; Betty's Hope Plantation (Antigua); Bonaire (Dutch Caribbean; Former Netherlands Antilles); Bonaire Archaeological Institute (BONAI); Bottles (Colonial); Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park (St. Kitts); Bullbrook, John A. (1881-1967); Bullen, Ripley (1902-1976), and Adelaide Bullen (1908-1987); C; The Cabrits Garrison (Portsmouth, Dominica); Caguana/Capa Site (Puerto Rico); Cannibalism (Anthropophagy); Cannon; Carriacou; The Casimiroid
  • Cassava (Manioc)The Cayman Islands; The Cayoid Pottery Series; Cemeteries; The Chican Ostionoid Subseries; Chiefdoms (Cacicazgos); Ciboney versus Guanahatabey; Clay Tobacco Pipes (Bowls and Stems); Cohoba; Columbus's Landfall; Conucos; Crab/Shell Dichotomy; Cruxent, José María (1911-2005); Cuba (Historical Archaeology of); Cundall, Frank (1858-1937); Curaçao (Former Netherlands Antilles); D; De Boyrie Moya, Emil (1903-1967); De Hostos, Adolfo (1887-1982); DNA and Caribbean Archaeology; Drax Hall Estate (Jamaica); Duerden, J.E. (1869-1937); Duhos (Dujos); The Dutch Caribbean
  • Dutch Colonial Ceramic TypesE; East End Free Black Community (St. John); The Elenan Ostionoid Subseries; Elite Exchange in the Caribbean; English Colonial Ceramic Types; Environmental Archaeology; F; Falmouth (Jamaica); Ferrous and Nonferrous Metals; The First Caribbean Farmers; The Florida Museum of Natural History; Foundation for Marine Archaeology of the Netherlands Antilles (STIMANA); French Jesuit Mission Outpost (Dominica); French Colonial Ceramic Types; G; Geoinformatics; Golden Rock Site (St. Eustatius); Grenada; The Grenadines; Griddles; Grindstones; Ground Sloths
  • Guadeloupe (Eastern)Guanín; Guano; H; Hematite; Historical Archaeological Sites (Types); Historical Ecology; Historic Bridgetown and Its Garrison (Barbados); Historic Trails (Jamaica); Hondo River Settlement (Trinidad); Hospitals and Leprosaria in the Colonial Caribbean; I; The Institute of Jamaica; The International Association for Caribbean Archaeology (IACA); The International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property (ICCROM); The International Council of Museums (ICOM); The International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS); Island-Carib; J
Control code
870897174
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 383 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813044200
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvx0cth3
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)870897174

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