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French Colonial Archaeology in the Southeast and Caribbean

French Colonial Archaeology in the Southeast and Caribbean

Kenneth G. Kelly and Meredith D. Hardy (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780813036809
eISBN:
9780813041841
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813036809.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

The French colonial presence in the southern United States and Caribbean shaped the history and development of these regions in unique ways. These case studies analyze and assess the French impact ... More

From These Honored DeadHistorical Archaeology of the American Civil War

From These Honored Dead: Historical Archaeology of the American Civil War

Clarence R. Geier, Douglas D. Scott, and Lawrence E. Babits (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780813049441
eISBN:
9780813050195
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049441.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

One hundred and fifty years have passed since the beginning of events that would spiral into four years of destruction, death, devastation, sacrifice, and hell. On this anniversary, some might say it ... More

Frontier Life in Ancient PeruThe Archaeology of Cerro la Cruz

Frontier Life in Ancient Peru: The Archaeology of Cerro la Cruz

Melissa A. Vogel

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780813037967
eISBN:
9780813042176
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813037967.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

This book offers a new perspective on ancient Peruvian life and geopolitics during the pivotal period of Andean cultural transformation between ad 900 and ad 1300. Focusing on the frontier site of ... More

Gathering at Silver GlenCommunity and History in Late Archaic Florida

Gathering at Silver Glen: Community and History in Late Archaic Florida

Zackary I. Gilmore

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780813062716
eISBN:
9780813051680
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062716.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This book conveys an eventful history of the Late Archaic hunter-gatherer interactions that unfolded at one of the largest and most elaborate shell mound complexes in the southeastern United States. ... More

Hillforts of the Ancient AndesColla Warfare, Society, and Landscape

Hillforts of the Ancient Andes: Colla Warfare, Society, and Landscape

Elizabeth N. Arkush

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813035260
eISBN:
9780813039107
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813035260.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

By AD 1000, the Colla controlled the high-altitude plains near Lake Titicaca in southern Peru. They fought over the region for many centuries before becoming a subject people of the Inca (who ... More

HMS Fowey Lost and FoundBeing the Discovery, Excavation, and Identification of a British Man-of-War Lost
off the Cape of Florida in 1748

HMS Fowey Lost and Found: Being the Discovery, Excavation, and Identification of a British Man-of-War Lost off the Cape of Florida in 1748

Russell K. Skowronek

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813033204
eISBN:
9780813039596
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813033204.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Underwater Archaeology

Sunken treasure may seem like the stuff of legends and movies, but the seas still hold prizes to be found. HMS Fowey was a small ship, carrying 44 guns and over 200 men, captained by a descendant of ... More

Hopewell Settlement Patterns, Subsistence, and Symbolic Landscapes

Hopewell Settlement Patterns, Subsistence, and Symbolic Landscapes

A. Martin Byers and DeeAnne Wymer (eds)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034553
eISBN:
9780813039190
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034553.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

Were the builders of the famous earthworks and mounds of the Middle Ohio Valley, people we today call Ohio Hopewell, residentially mobile or sedentary populations? What role and meaning did Hopewell ... More

Jefferson's Poplar ForestUnearthing a Virginia Plantation

Jefferson's Poplar Forest: Unearthing a Virginia Plantation

Barbara Heath and Jack Gary (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780813039886
eISBN:
9780813043807
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813039886.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This edited volume is the outcome of twenty-five years of continuous archaeological research at Poplar Forest-Thomas Jefferson's retreat home and working plantation. Through in-depth case studies, ... More

Late Prehistoric FloridaArchaeology at the Edge of the Mississippian World

Late Prehistoric Florida: Archaeology at the Edge of the Mississippian World

Keith Ashley and Nancy Marie White (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780813040141
eISBN:
9780813043821
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813040141.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

This volume shines light on Mississippi-period cultures (A.D. 1000–1600) throughout Florida and explores the degree to which indigenous peoples here distilled the ideas and trends of the broader ... More

The Maritime Landscape of the Isthmus of Panamá

The Maritime Landscape of the Isthmus of Panamá

James Delgado, Frederick Hanselmann, Tomas Mendizabal, and Dominque Rissolo

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780813062877
eISBN:
9780813051826
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062877.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

The Maritime Landscape of the Isthmus of Panamá provides a detailed overview of Panamá’s unique role as a land mass dominated by its relationship to the sea and how that relationship has defined the ... More

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