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Books Received

Editor's Note: Periodically we will publish books received for review by our two journals, American Antiquity and Latin American Antiquity

Early Human Occupation in British Columbia. R. L. Carlson and L. Dalla Bona, editors. University of British Columbia Press, Vancouver, 1996. viii + 261 pp., figures, tables, references, index. $65.00 (cloth).

Early Hunter-Gatherers of the California Coast. Jon M. Erlandson. Plenum Press, New York, 1994. xiii + 336 pp., figures, tables, references, index (cloth).

Easter Island: Archaeology, Ecology, and Culture. J. A. Van Tilburg. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, D.C., 1994. 191 pp., 126 figures, 30 color plates, notes, glossary, bibliography, index. $45.00 (cloth).

Ecology and Ceramic Production in an Andean Community. D. E. Arnold. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1993. xxxi + 278 pp., 123 figures, 9 tables, references, index. $69.95 (cloth).

Economies and Polities in the Aztec Realm. M. G. Hodge and M. E. Smith, editors. Studies on Culture and Society, Vol. 6, Institute for Mesoamerican Studies, State University of New York, Albany, 1994. viii + 478 pp., 86 figures, 31 tables, bibliography, index. $32.00 (paper).

El Codice de Xicotepec. G. Stresser-Pan. Centro Francs de Estudios Mexicanos y Centroamericanos, México, D.F., 1995. 216 pp., color facsimile, bibliography, index. (paper).

Elsevier's Dictionary of Archaeological Materials and Archaeometry (in English, with translations in German, Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese). Z. Goffer. Elsevier Science, Amsterdam, 1996. xviii + 445 pp., 61 tables, bibliography, indexes (in six languages). $172.00 (cloth).

Emergence and Change in Early Urban Societies. L. Manzanilla, editor. Plenum Press, New York, 1997. xv + 301 pp., 53 figures, 1 appendix, references, index. $49.50 (cloth).

Emergence and Change in Early Urban Societies. L. Manzanilla, editor. Plenum Press, New York, 1997. xv + 301 pp., figures, bibliography, index. $49.50 (cloth).

The Emergence of Pottery: Technology and Innovation in Ancient Societies. W. K. Barnett and J. W. Hoopes, editors. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, D.C., 1995. xviii + 285 pp., figures, tables, references cited, index. $55.00 (cloth), $29.95 (paper).

Emergent Complexity: The Evolution of Intermediate Societies. J. E. Arnold, editor. Archaeological Series No. 9, International Monographs in Prehistory, Ann Arbor, 1996. v + 127 pp., figures, tables, references cited. $40.00 (cloth), $24.00 (paper).

Entierros Humanos de Monte Albán: Dos Estudios. M. Winter, C. Martínez López, W. O. Autry, Jr., R. G. Wilkinson, and P. A. Juárez. Contribución No. 7 del Proyecto Especial Monte Albán 1992-1994. Centro INAH, Oaxaca, Mexico, 1996. 248 pp., 152 figures, 10 tables, bibliography, (paper).

Environmental Complexity and Environmental Risk in the Prehistoric Southwest. J. A. Tainter and B. Bagley Tainter, editors. Proceedings Volume XXIV, Santa Fe Institute. Addison-Wesley Publishing, Reading, Mass., 1996. xii + 284 pp., 38 figures, 22 tables, references, index. $34.49 (paper).

An Ethnography of the Neolithic: Early Prehistoric Societies in Southern Scandinavia. C. Tilley. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1996. xix + 363 pp., 190 figures, 34 tables, references, index. $79.95 (cloth).

Ethnohistory of the Pacific Coast. S. L. Orellana. Labyrinthos, Lancaster, 1995. viii + 161 pp., 14 figures, appendixes, glossary, bibliography, index. $22.00 (paper).

Europe in the Neolithic: The Creation of New Worlds. A. Whittle. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1996. xvi + 443 pp., 126 illustrations, bibliography, index. $80.00 (cloth), $34.95 (paper).

Evolutionary Archaeology: Theory and Application. M. J. O'Brien, editor. University of Utah Press, Salt Lake City, 1996. xv + 327 pp., 19 figures, 1 table, references, index. $55.00 (cloth), $25.00 (paper).

Excavations at Jenné-Jeno, Hambarketolo, and Kaniana (Inland Niger Delta, Mali), the 1981 Season. S. Keech McIntosh, editor. University of California Publications in Anthropology No. 20, University of California Press, Berkeley, 1995. xxvi + 605 pp, figures, tables, appendixes, bibliography, plates (paper).

Eyewitness to Discovery: First-Person Accounts of More than Fifty of the World's Greatest Archaeological Discoveries. B. M. Fagan, editor. Oxford University Press, New York, 1996. x + 493 pp., 56 black and white illustrations, 12 color plates, bibliography, index. $39.95 (cloth).

Fields of Victory: Vijayanagara and the Course of Intensification. K. D. Morrison. Contributions of the Archaeological Research Facility No. 53, University of California, Berkeley, 1995. viii + 201 pp., figures, tables, appendixes, references cited. $27.00 (paper).

The First Angelinos: The Gabrelino Indians of Los Angeles. W. McCawley. Ballena Press, Novato, Calif., 1996. $49.95.

Formation Processes of the Archaeological Record. M. B. Schiffer. University of Utah Press, Salt Lake City, 1996. $19.95.

Foundations of Social Inequality. T. D. Price and G. M. Feinman, editors. Plenum Press, New York, 1995. xvii + 290 pp., figures, tables, references, index, (cloth).

Frauds, Myths, and Mysteries: Science and Pseudoscience in Archaeology. K. L. Feder. Mayfield Publishing, Mountain View, Calif., 1995. xiii + 290 pp., figures, references, index, (paper).

The Frozen Echo: Greenland and the Exploration of North America ca. A.D. 1000-1500. K. A. Seaver. Stanford University Press, Palo Alto, Calif., 1996. $49.50.

The Game Drives of Rocky Mountain National Park. J. B. Benedict. Research Report No. 7, Center for Mountain Archaeology, Ward, Colo., 1996. xiii + 110 pp., figures, tables, appendixes, references. $22.00 (paper).

Gender and Archaeology. R. P. Wright, editor. University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia, 1996. xii + 296 pp., 22 figures, 23 tables, references, index. $41.95 (cloth), $17.50 (paper).

Glen Canyon Revisited. P. R. Gelb et al. Anthropological Paper No. 119, University of Utah Press, Salt Lake City, 1996. xiv + 223 pp., 81 figures, 47 tables, references. $34.50 (paper).

Great Excavations: Tales of Early Southwestern Archaeology, 1888-1939. M. Elliott. School of American Research Press, Santa Fe, 1995. xviii + 251 pp., photos, map, notes, bibliograph, index. $40.00 (cloth), $20.00 (paper).

The Historic Archaeology of Heritage Square. M. R. Hackbarth. Anthropological Paper No. 2, Pueblo Grande Museum, Phoenix, 1995. xii + 428 pp., figures, tables, appendixes, references cited, $30.00 (paper).

Historical Archaeology and the Study of American Culture. L. A. De Cunzo and B. L. Herman, editors. Winterthur Museum and University of Tennessee Press, Knoxville, 1997. xi + 497 pp., 87 figures, 17 tables, 3 appendixes, footnotes. $39.95 (cloth).

Historical Archaeology in Latin America 12. S. South, editor. South Carolina Institute of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of South Carolina, Columbia, 1996. iii + 73 pp., figures, references. $10.00 (paper).

Historical Archaeology in Latin America 13. S. South, editor. South Carolina Institute of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of South Carolina, Columbia, 1996. ii + 144 pp., figures, references. $10.00 (paper).

A Historical Archaeology of the Modern World. C. E. Orser, Jr. Plenum Press, New York, 1996. xvi + 247 pp., figures, references, index. $34.95 (cloth).

A History of the Native People of Canada. Vol. 1 (10,000-1,000 B.C.). J. V. Wright. Mercury Series, Archaeological Survey of Canada Paper Np. 152. Canadian Museum of Civilization, Hull, Quebec, 1996. xxiv + 564 pp., tables, plates, maps, figures, references, glossary. $34.95 (paper).

A History of the Timucua Indians and Missions. J. H. Hann. University Press of Florida, Gainesville, 1996. $49.9 (cloth).

The Hoko River Archaeological Site Complex: The Wet/Dry Site (45CA213, 3,000-1,700 B.P. D. R. Croes. Washington State University Press, Pullman, Wash., 1996. xxii + 248 pp, figures, tables, references. $50.00 (paper).

Holocene Human Adaptations in the Missouri Prairie Timberlands. W. R. Wood, M. J. O'Brien, K. A. Murray, and J. C. Rose. Arkansas Archaeological Survey, Fayetteville, 1995. vi + 218 pp. 79 figures, 18 tables, 1 appendix, references cited, index. $20.00 (paper).

How to Do Archaeology the Right Way. B. A. Purdy. University Press of Florida, Gainesville, 1996. xvi + 200 pp., figures, glossary, bibliography, index. $29.95 (cloth).

Human Evolution, Language and Mind: A Psychological and Archaeological Inquiry. W. Noble and I. Davidson. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1996. xiii + 272 pp., 47 figures, 8 tables, references, index. $64.95 (cloth), $22.95 (paper).

Humans at the End of the Ice Age: The Archaeology of the Pleistocene-Holocene Transition. L. G. Strauss, B. V. Eriksen, J. M. Erlandson, and D. R. Yesner, editors. Plenum Press, New York, 1996. xiii + 378 pp., 69 figures, 22 tables, references, index. $65.00 (cloth).

Hunters and Collectors: The Antiquarian Imagination in Australia. T. Griffiths. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1996. xiv + 416 pp., 32 illustrations, 3 maps, notes, bibliography, index. $64.95 (cloth).

Hunters between East and West: The Paleolithic of Moravia. J. Svoboda, V. Lozek, and E. Vlcek. Plenum Press, New York, 1996. xiv + 307 pp., 104 figures, 24 tables, 2 appendixes, references, index. $54.00 (cloth).

The Hunter's Vision: The Prehistoric Art of Zimbabwe. P. Garlake. University of Washington Press, Seattle, 1995. 176 pp., figures, color photographs, references, index. $39.95 (cloth).

Huron Paleoethnobotany. S. G. Monckton. Ontario Archaeological Reports No. 1. Ontario Heritage Foundation, Toronto, 1992. xii + 226 pp., figures, tables, references cited, appendixes. $15.00 (paper).


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