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Central California Coastal Prehistory: A View from Little Pico Creek Terry L. Jones

Central California Coastal Prehistory: A View from Little Pico Creek

Terry L. Jones

Published December 31st 1995
ISBN : 9780917956836
Paperback
192 pages
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Report on two sites in northern coastal San Luis Obispo County, California, provides both a baseline for a synthesis of past data and a direction for future research into the prehistory of the central coast. Effort is made to refine dating for theMoreReport on two sites in northern coastal San Luis Obispo County, California, provides both a baseline for a synthesis of past data and a direction for future research into the prehistory of the central coast. Effort is made to refine dating for the site and to isolate temporal components by employing radiocarbon data, contemporary shell-bead typological analysis, and an enhanced obsidian source and hydration sample. To relate site findings to research issues of cultural chronology, subsistence, mobility, social structure, and exchange, faunal remains, human osteology, flaked stone residues, and formal artifacts were studies intensively.