The Resource A World Engraved : Archaeology of the Swift Creek Culture

A World Engraved : Archaeology of the Swift Creek Culture

Label
A World Engraved : Archaeology of the Swift Creek Culture
Title
A World Engraved
Title remainder
Archaeology of the Swift Creek Culture
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This major summary of the current state of archaeological research on the Swift Creek culture is the first comprehensive collection ever published concerning the Swift Creek people. The Swift Creek people, centered in Georgia and surrounding states from A.D. 100 to 700, are best known from their pottery, which was decorated before firing with beautiful paddle-stamped designs--some of the most intricate and fascinating in the world.Comprehensive in scope, this volume details the discovery of this culture, summarizes what is known about it at the present time, and shows how continued improvements
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 975.801
  • 975/.01
Index
no index present
LC call number
E78.G3
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
A World Engraved : Archaeology of the Swift Creek Culture
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents; Figures and Tables; Preface; 1. Swift Creek Research: History and Observations; 2. Swift Creek Site Excavations: The Works Progress Administration and Black Labor; 3. The Northern and Eastern Expression of Swift Creek Culture: Settlement in the Tennessee and Savannah River Valleys; 4. Shrines of the Prehistoric South: Patterning in Middle Woodland Mound Distribution; 5. Swift Creek: Lineage and Diffusion; 6. Swift Creek Design Investigations: The Hartford Case; 7. Swift Creek Designs: A Tool for Monitoring Interaction
  • 8. Neutron Activation Analysis of Ceramics from Mandeville and Swift Creek9. Cultural Interaction within Swift Creek Society: People, Pots, and Paddles; 10. Swift Creek Phase Design Assemblages from Two Sites on the Georgia Coast; 11. Kolomoki and the Development of Sociopolitical Organization on the Gulf Coastal Plain; 12. Swift Creek Traits in Northeastern Florida: Ceramics, Mounds, and Middens; 13. 1973 and 1994 Excavations at the Block-Sterns Site, Leon County, Florida
Control code
ocn609844493
Extent
1 online resource (376 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817383190
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35431751
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)609844493
  • pebcs0817383190

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