Linda S. Cordell

Linda S. Cordell has been conducting archaeological research in the American Southwest for more than forty years. She is currently a senior scholar at the School for Advanced Research in Santa Fe and is a member of the National Academy of Sciences and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. She is a recipient of the Alfred V. Kidder Medal for Eminence in American archaeology and a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Society for American Archaeology.
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Chilies to Chocolate

The University of Arizona Press

Columbus stumbled upon the New World while seeking the riches of the orient, yet native peoples of the Americas already held riches beyond his knowing. From maize to potatoes to native beans, a variety of crops unfamiliar to Europeans were cultivated by indigenous peoples of the Americas, with other foods like chilies and chocolate ...

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Potters and Communities of Practice

Glaze Paint and Polychrome Pottery in the American Southwest, AD 1250 to 1700

The University of Arizona Press

The contributors to this volume present results of their collaborative research into the production and distribution of these new wares, including cutting-edge chemical and petrographic analyses. They use the insights gained to reflect on the changing nature of communities of potters as they participated in the dynamic social conditions of their world.

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Tijeras Canyon

Analyses of the Past

University of New Mexico Press
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Dynamics of Southwest Prehistory

University of Alabama Press

Emerging from a School of American Research, this work reviews the general status of archaeological knowledge in 9 key regions of the Southwest to examine broader questions of cultural development, which affected the Southwest as a whole, and to consider an overall conceptual model of the prehistoric Southwest after the advent of sedentism.

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New Perspectives on Pottery Mound Pueblo

Edited by Polly Schaafsma; Preface by Linda S. Cordell
University of New Mexico Press
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