Archaeology of the Lower Muskogee Creek Indians, 1715-1836 by Howard Thomas Foster,Mary Theresa Bonhage-Freund,Lisa D. PDF

By Howard Thomas Foster,Mary Theresa Bonhage-Freund,Lisa D. O'Steen

ISBN-10: 0817312390

ISBN-13: 9780817312398

ISBN-10: 0817353658

ISBN-13: 9780817353650

The Muskogee Indians who lived alongside the decrease Chattahoochee and Flint River watersheds had, and proceed to have, a profound impression at the improvement of the southeastern usa, particularly through the historical interval (circa 1540–1836). Our wisdom of that tradition is restricted to what we will be able to examine from their descendants and from archaeological and historic sources.


Combining historic files and archaeological examine on all identified reduce Muskogee Creek websites, Thomas Foster has effectively pinpointed city destinations mentioned within the literature and pronounced in modern Creek oral histories. In so doing, this quantity synthesizes the archaeological range and edition in the decrease Creek Indians among 1715 and 1836. The e-book is a learn of archaeological tools since it analyzes the temporal and geographic version inside of a unmarried archaeological section and the biases of that archaeological data. Foster's learn segregates the difference among decrease Creek Indian cities via a local and direct old technique. as a result, he's capable of determine the original variations among person Creek Indian towns. 


Foster argues that the research of Creek Indian background will be on the point of cities rather than archaeological stages and that there's major continuity among the tradition of the ancient interval Indians and the Prehistoric and Protohistoric peoples.


H. Thomas Foster II, a expert in archaeology and human ecology, is Lecturer of Anthropology at Northern Kentucky collage and editor ofThe gathered Works of Benjamin Hawkins, 1796–1810Mary Theresa Bonhage-Freund is a expert in archaeobotanical research at Alma university. Lisa O'Steen is a expert in zooarchaeological research at Wildcat Ridge, Watkinsville, Georgia.

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