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Louisiana in North American prehistory

William George Haag

Louisiana in North American prehistory

by William George Haag

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Published by Museum of Geoscience, Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Louisiana
    • Subjects:
    • Indians of North America -- Louisiana -- Antiquities.,
    • Louisiana -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWilliam G. Haag.
      SeriesMélanges - Museum of Geoscience, Louisiana State University ; no. 1, Mélanges (Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge, La.). Museum of Geoscience) ;, no. 1.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE78.L8 H33
      The Physical Object
      Pagination45 p. :
      Number of Pages45
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4181117M
      LC Control Number80458985

      The prehistory of the United States comprises the occurrences within regions now part of the United States of America during the interval of time spanning from the formation of the Earth to the documentation of local history in written the start of the Paleozoic era, what is now "North" America was actually in the southern life flourished in the country's many seas. A Prehistory of North Americacovers the ever-evolving understanding of the prehistory of North America, from its initial colonization, through the development of complex societies, and up to contact with Europeans. This book is the most up-to-date treatment of the prehistory of North America.

      Paleontology in Louisiana refers to paleontological research occurring within or conducted by people from the U.S. state of ps of fossil-bearing sediments and sedimentary rocks within Louisiana are quite rare. In part, this is because Louisiana’s semi-humid climate results in the rapid weathering and erosion of any exposures and the growth of thick vegetation that conceal any. Cite this Record. Louisiana in North American Prehistory. William G. Haag. Louisiana Studies. 4: (tDAR id: )Cited by: 3.

        The Adena practiced artificial deformation of the occipital region, enhancing their large congenital features. Webb and Snow noted that Adena skulls were “the highest known in the world” 2 with an average index of , while the deformed skulls reached as high as a2. The characteristics of the Beaker People are virtually identical to Adena. Book Description. A Prehistory of North America covers the ever-evolving understanding of the prehistory of North America, from its initial colonization, through the development of complex societies, and up to contact with Europeans. This book is the most up-to-date treatment of the prehistory of North America. In addition, it is organized by culture area in order to serve as a companion.


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An Introduction to Louisiana Archaeology. The Banana Bayou Site, on Avery Island salt dome in Iberia Parish, is a man-made earthen mound, 80 feet in diameter and three feet tall.

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Aue Missing: Louisiana. Louisiana Prehistory was written to meet this need. It is a short summary of the state's prehistory and is meant to be a person's first exposure to the state's prehistoric archaeology.

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North American archaeological periods divides the history of pre-Columbian North America into a number of named successive eras or periods, from the earliest-known human habitation through to the early Colonial period which followed the European colonization of the Americas.

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This list of the prehistoric life of Louisiana contains the various prehistoric life-forms whose fossilized remains have been reported from within the US state of Louisiana. The Paleobiology Database records no known occurrences of Precambrian or Paleozoic fossils in Alabama.

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