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Threads of Arctic prehistory

papers in honour of William E. Taylor, Jr.

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Published by Canadian Museum of Civilization in Hull, Quebec .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Arctic regions,
  • Arctique,
  • Canada (Nord),
  • Arctic regions.
    • Subjects:
    • Taylor, William Evart, 1927-,
    • Eskimos -- Arctic regions -- Antiquities.,
    • Inuit -- Arctic regions -- Antiquities.,
    • Dorset culture -- Arctic regions.,
    • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Arctic regions.,
    • Fouilles (Archéologie) -- Arctique -- Congrès.,
    • Fouilles (Archéologie) -- Canada (Nord) -- Congrès.,
    • Arctic regions -- Antiquities.,
    • Arctique -- Antiquités -- Congrès.,
    • Canada (Nord) -- Antiquités -- Congrès.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesPapers in honour of William E. Taylor, Jr.
      Statementedited by David Morrison and Jean-Luc Pilon.
      SeriesMercury series,, Paper / Archaeological Survey of Canada,, 149, Paper (Archaeological Survey of Canada) ;, no. 149.
      ContributionsMorrison, David A., Pilon, J.-L., Canadian Museum of Civilization.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE99.E7 T535 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 422 p. :
      Number of Pages422
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL911399M
      ISBN 10066050751X
      LC Control Number95206685
      OCLC/WorldCa31292789

      Dorset-Norse Interactions in the Canadian Eastern Arctic – Page 6 Conclusions The strands of yarn and the wood recognized in the collections from Nunguvik, as well as smelted metal recently recovered from Late Dorset sites in other regions, has led to the consideration of new possibilities regarding the nature of relations between the Dorset.   Aloha, I am looking for books/novels written about someone sent back in time to a prehistoric date. The story can be maybe an alien sending a human from the present to the past as a science experiment or maybe a person walking through a .

      Melting ice in the Arctic circle is awakening viruses that are 30 times bigger than average, potentially challenging us to rethink our idea of what they are. Grønnow, Bjarne (). “Qeqertasussuk-The Archaeology of a Frozen Saqqaq Site in Disko Bugt, West Greenland.” In Archaeo- logical Survey of Canada, Mercury Series Paper No. Threads of Arctic Prehistory: Papers in Honour of William E. Taylor, Jr, ed. D. A. Morrison and J.-L. Pilon. Hull: Canadian Museum of Civilization, –Author: Robert Park.

      The book will appeal to undergraduate and graduate students in archaeology as well as researchers in the field.' M. J. O'Brien Source: Choice 'This is an excellent book on a little-known archaeological fact that prehistoric and ethnographically known hunter-gatherers who .   I’ve been waiting for this paper for months! The Willerslev group has just published the results of their study on ancient DNA from Paleo-Eskimos in the North American Arctic. Unfortunately, this article is behind a paywall at the journal Science, but I’ll give you a brief summary of the results, and talk a bit about why this paper matters and what it means for our understanding of the.


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Threads of Arctic Prehistory: Papers in Honour of William E. Taylor, Jr. (Series No Longer Used) Paperback – January 1, by David Morrison (Editor), Jean-Luc Pilon (Editor)5/5(1). This collection of eighteen papers honours the long and productive career of Dr.

William E. Taylor, Jr. They deal with a range of topics in Canadian Arctic archaeology from the Mackenzie Delta to Labrador and from the earliest Palaeoeskimo to historical questions such as the origins of the Copper Inuit and the mysterious demise of the by: Book Description: This collection of eighteen papers honours the long and productive career of Dr.

William E. Taylor, Jr. They deal with a range of topics in Canadian Arctic archaeology from the Mackenzie Delta to Labrador and from the earliest Palaeoeskimo to historical questions such as the origins of the Copper Inuit and the mysterious demise of the Sadlermiut.

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Threads of Arctic prehistory book, JR. (SERIES NO LONGER USED) By Jean-luc Pilon **Mint Condition**. Edited by: David A. Morrison, Jean-Luc Pilon Pages January 1 PDF ISBN: In the The Oxford Handbook of the Prehistoric Arctic, each arctic cultural tradition is described in detail, with up-to-date coverage of recent interpretations of all aspects of their lifeways.

Additional chapters cover broad themes applicable to the full range of arctic cultures, such as trade, stone tool technology, ancient DNA research, and the relationship between archaeology and modern arctic communities/5(2).

The North American Arctic was one of the last regions on Earth to be settled by humans, due to its extreme climate, limited range of resources, and remoteness from populated areas.

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Taylor, Jr. Traps and Trends is an important book for students and scholars in anthropology Author: Owen Mason. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone.

Prehistory of the Eastern Arctic. Attempts to arrange in sequence descriptions of adaptive technologies, tactics and strategies devised by the prehistoric Eastern Arctic Eskimos over nearly a year period.

From inside the book. The Arctic Ocean is a unique place, with no analogue elsewhere on the planet. As the world’s largest confined ocean, its permanent sea-ice cover creates a hostile and difficult environment for human research and occupation, but is a crucial component of global climate and the ecology of the world ocean.

The Encyclopedia of Prehistory represents also defined by a somewhat different set of an attempt to provide basic information sociocultural characteristics than are eth­ on all archaeologically known cultures, nological cultures.

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1 by Robert McGhee (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" 5/5(1). In the dawn of history, a valiant people forged a pathway from an old world into a new one.

Led by a dreamer who followed the spirit of the wolf, a handful of courageous men and women dared to cross the frozen wastes to find an untouched, unspoiled continent/5. Category:Prehistory of the Arctic only covers the area north of the Arctic Circle (66° 33’N). Articles that fall outside of this definition should not be included in this category.

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Chard, is an international journal devoted to the study of Old and New World northern cultures and peoples. Book Reviews. Threads of Arctic Prehistory: Papers in Honour of William E. Taylor, Jr by David Morrison, Jean-Luc Pilon. Threads of Arctic Prehistory. This case is followed by a discussion of four aspects of Inuit prehistory of the eastern Arctic that are considered crucial to the Inuit adaptation and success during the centuries, i.e.

(1) the initial Thule culture migration into the eastern Arctic; (2) breathing-hole sealing technology; (3) snow house technology; and (4) Inuit long-distance travels in the eighteenth century.

In the chapter it is concluded that the Inuit did Cited by: 1. Major traditions are covering the entire globe and the entire defined based on common subsistence prehistory of humankind. It is designed as practices, sociopolitical organization, and a tool to assist in doing comparative material industries, but language, ideology, research on the peoples of the past.

In the The Oxford Handbook of the Prehistoric Arctic, each arctic cultural tradition is described in detail, with up-to-date coverage of recent interpretations of all aspects of their lifeways. Additional chapters cover broad themes applicable to the full range of arctic cultures, such as trade, stone tool technology, ancient DNA research, and.

The North American Arctic was one of the last regions on Earth to be settled by humans, due to its extreme climate, limited range of resources, and remoteness from populated areas.

Despite these factors, it holds a complex and lengthy history relating to Inuit, Iñupiat, Inuvialuit, Yup'ik and Aleut peoples and their ancestors.

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[David A Morrison; J -L Pilon; Canadian Museum of Civilization.;].Pressure microblade production (Fig. ) appeared with the arrival of the Paleoeskimo people (– B.P.) in the Eastern Arctic, long after the technique was established in other areas of.Threads of Arctic Prehistory: Papers in Honour of William E.

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