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Title Plaquemine archaeology / edited by Mark A. Rees and Patrick C. Livingood
Published Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, [2007]
©2007
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 266 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Introduction and historical overview / Mark A. Rees and Patrick C. Livingood -- Coles Creek antecedents of Plaquemine mound construction : evidence from the Raffman site / Lori Roe -- Extraregional contact and cultural interaction at the Coles Creek-Plaquemine transition : recent data from the Lake Providence mounds, East Carroll Parish, Louisiana / Douglas C. Wells and Richard A. Weinstein -- Plaquemine mounds of the western Atchafalaya Basin / Mark A. Rees -- Transitional Coles Creek-Plaquemine relationships on northwest Lake Salvador, St. Charles Parish, Louisiana / Malcolm K. Shuman -- Plaquemine recipes : using computer-assisted petrographic analysis to investigate Plaquemine ceramic recipes / Patrick C. Livingood -- Feasting on the bluffs : Anna Site excavations in the Natchez Bluffs of Mississippi / Virgil Roy Beasley III -- Plaquemine culture in the Natchez Bluffs region of Mississippi / Ian W. Brown -- The outer limits of Plaquemine culture : a view from the northerly borderlands / Marvin D. Jeter -- Contemplating Plaquemine culture / Tristram R. Kidder
Summary Plaquemine, Louisiana, about 10 miles south of Baron Rouge on the banks of the Mississippi River, seems an unassuming southern community for which to designate an entire culture. This work provides an understanding of Plaquemine's relationship to other Native American cultures. It addresses the archaeology of Plaquemine societies
Notes "A Dan Josselyn memorial publication"--Preliminary page
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-258) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Excavations (Archaeology) -- Louisiana.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Mississippi.
Mounds -- Louisiana.
Mounds -- Mississippi.
Plaquemine culture.
Plaquemine pottery -- Louisiana.
Plaquemine pottery -- Mississippi.
Louisiana -- Antiquities.
Mississippi -- Antiquities.
Form Electronic book
Author Livingood, Patrick C.
Rees, Mark A.
LC no. 2006016065
ISBN 0817381465 (electronic bk.)
9780817381462 (electronic bk.)