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Author Griffin, John W. (John Wallace), 1919-1993.

Title Archaeology of the Everglades / John W. Griffin ; edited by Jerald T. Milanichv and James J. Miller ; foreword by John E. Ehrenhard, Jerald T. Milanich, and James J. Miller
Published Gainesville : University Press of Florida, [2002]
©2002
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 399 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series The Ripley P. Bullen series
Ripley P. Bullen series.
Contents 1. The Face of South Florida -- Climate -- Physiographic Regions -- Plant Associations -- Marine Systems -- Resources -- Stochastic Factors -- 2. The Evolution of the Landscape -- The Postglacial Sea-level Rise -- The Climatic Sequence and Vegetation -- The Edge of the Tropics -- 3. Previous Archaeological Research -- The Discoveries on Key Marco and Frank Hamilton Cushing -- Clarence B. Moore -- Ales Hrdlicka and the Search for Early Humans -- The 1920s to 1940s -- John M. Goggin in South Florida -- Research since the Second World War -- 4. Material Culture of the Glades Area -- Ceramics -- Shell Artifacts -- Bone Artifacts -- Stone Artifacts -- Wooden Artifacts -- 5. Time and Space in South Florida -- Defining the Areas and Subareas -- Building the Glades Pottery Sequence -- Dating the Glades Sequence -- The Prehistory of South Florida -- 6. The Impact of Conquest -- Ethnography -- Depopulation -- The Spanish Indians -- Seminole and Mikasuki Indians -- Historic Period Sites -- 7. The Bear Lake Site -- Excavations -- 8. Other Test Excavations -- Onion Key -- The Turner River Site -- Walter Hamilton Place -- Hamilton Garden Patch -- Rookery Mound -- Cane Patch -- Panther Mound -- Anhinga Trail Site -- 9. Settlement -- Settlement Types -- Site Size and Settlement Size -- Site Distribution -- Temporal Distributions -- Sites and Seasonality -- Site Plans -- Structures -- 10. Subsistence -- Faunal Collections from South Florida Sites -- Comments on the Faunal Studies -- Mollusca -- Floral Resources -- Water -- Achievement of the Coastal Adaptation -- 11. Social Organization -- Chiefdoms and the Calusa -- The Calusa Hierarchy -- Archaeological Correlates -- Wooden Artifacts and Religion -- 12. Continuity and Change -- The Cultural Stream -- What They Ate -- Where They Lived -- Relation to Neighbors -- Conquest and Decline -- App. South Florida Vertebrate Faunal Lists
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 349-391) and index
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Subject Indians of North America -- Florida -- Everglades National Park -- Antiquities.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Florida -- Everglades National Park.
Everglades National Park (Fla.) -- Antiquities.
Florida -- Antiquities.
Form Electronic book
Author Milanich, Jerald T.
Miller, James J., 1948-
ISBN 9780813063218 (electronic bk.)
0813063213 (electronic bk.)
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