Prehistoric settlements in the Caribbean : fieldwork in Barbados, Tortola and the Cayman Islands

by Drewett, Peter.

Format: Print Book 2000
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Call #
Carnegie Museum of Natural History Anthropology F2001 .F37 2000
Location  Carnegie Museum of Natural History
 
Collection  Anthropology
 
Call Number  F2001 .F37 2000
 
 
Summary
This volume outlines recent fieldwork on Barbados, Tortola and the Cayman Islands. It provides the only reliable evidence for the prehistory of the smaller islands of the Caribbean. Topics covered include material culture, economy and subsistence, settlement archaeology, cultural background, and questions about unoccupied islands.
Additional Information
Subjects Prehistoric peoples -- Barbados.
Prehistoric peoples -- Virgin Islands -- Tortola.
Prehistoric peoples -- Cayman Islands.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Barbados.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Virgin Islands -- Tortola.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Cayman Islands.
Barbados -- Antiquities.
Tortola (British Virgin Islands) -- Antiquities.
Cayman Islands -- Antiquities.
Publisher London :Archetype Publications for the Barbados Museum and Historical Society,2000
Contributors Bates, Brian.
Barbados Museum and Historical Society.
Language English
Description x, 174 pages : illustrations, maps, plans ; 30 cm
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-174).
ISBN 1873132220
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