Jeffrey H. Altschul

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House Pits and Middens

Statistical Research Inc., Statistical Research, Inc.

ORA-116 is one of many coastal shell-midden sites in and around Newport Bay, a large, complex wetlands in southern California. Whereas shell-midden studies have traditionally focused on changes in subsistence and settlement patterns, this project took a decidedly different approach.

Using a variety of innovative detection measures, ...

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Islanders and Mainlanders

Statistical Research Inc., Statistical Research, Inc.

The southern California coast has been a favored place to live for nearly 12,000 years. Dotted with marshes, estuaries, cliffs, and open beaches, with islands and mountains lying nearby, the area is rich in resources. How humans have fit into this ecological diverse and ever-changing landscape is a constant theme in the prehistory of the ...

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Of Stones and Spirits

Statistical Research Inc., Statistical Research, Inc.

Antelope Hill is a prominent fixture on the landscape of the lower Gila River in southwestern Arizona. Archaeologists know the hill as the largest and most impressive milling implement quarry in the western United States, with tools made from Antelope Hill sandstone found at sites stretching for hundreds of miles up and down the ...

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Vanishing River

Statistical Research Inc., Statistical Research, Inc.

Like the land through which it flows, northern Arizona's Verde River has been severely impacted by human activities over the last 1,500 years. This book and an accompanying compact disk tell the story of the river, the land, and the people who once lived there, providing a compelling reconstruction of the river, the land, and landscapes ...

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Fragile Patterns

The Archaeology of the Western Papaguería

Statistical Research, Inc.
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