The Resource Prehistoric Cannibalism at Mancos 5MTUMR-2346

Prehistoric Cannibalism at Mancos 5MTUMR-2346

Label
Prehistoric Cannibalism at Mancos 5MTUMR-2346
Title
Prehistoric Cannibalism at Mancos 5MTUMR-2346
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Cannibalism is one of the oldest and most emotionally charged topics in anthropological literature. Tim White's analysis of human bones from an Anasazi pueblo in southwestern Colorado, site 5MTUMR-2346, reveals that nearly thirty men, women, and children were butchered and cooked there around A.D. 1100. Their bones were fractured for marrow, and the remains discarded in several rooms of the pueblo. By comparing the human skeletal remains with those of animals used for food at other sites, the author analyzes evidence for skinning, dismembering, cooking, and fracturing to infer that cannibal
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
978.8/27
Index
no index present
LC call number
E99.P9
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
Label
Prehistoric Cannibalism at Mancos 5MTUMR-2346
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
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; Summary; Summary; Fracture; Tool Modification; Mammalian Chewing; Burning
Control code
ocn884012677
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (487 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400852925
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt71cdr8
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b33306473
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)884012677
  • ebsco1400852927

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