The Resource Survival by Hunting : Prehistoric Human Predators and Animal Prey

Survival by Hunting : Prehistoric Human Predators and Animal Prey

Label
Survival by Hunting : Prehistoric Human Predators and Animal Prey
Title
Survival by Hunting
Title remainder
Prehistoric Human Predators and Animal Prey
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The North American Great Plains and Rocky Mountains have yielded many artifacts and other clues about the prehistoric people who once lived there, but little is understood about the hunting practices that ensured their survival for thousands of years. Noted archaeologist George Frison brings a lifetime of experience as a hunter, rancher, and guide to bear on excavation data from the region relating to hunting, illuminating prehistoric hunting practices in entirely new ways. Sharing his intimate knowledge of animal habitats and behavior and his familiarity with hunting strategies and techniques
Cataloging source
MERUC
Dewey number
306.364
Index
index present
LC call number
GN799 .H84 F75 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Survival by Hunting : Prehistoric Human Predators and Animal Prey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-254) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1. Where the Buffalo Once Roamed; 2. The Education of a Hunter; 3. Paleoindian Hunters and Extinct Animals; 4. The North Amercian Bison; 5. The North Arnerican Pronghorn; 6. The Rocky Mountain Sheep; 7. Hunting Deer, Elk, and Other Creatures; 8. Weaponry and Tools Used by the Hunter; 9 . Concluding Thoughts; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
ocn536166288
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (289 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520231900
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/cttt2ws1
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b3217990x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)536166288
  • acaebk0520231902

Library Locations

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