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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

Images from the Underworld: Naj Tunich and the Tradition of Maya Cave Painting. A. J. Stone. University of Texas Press, Austin, 1995. x + 284 pp., figures, 12 color plates, appendixes, index, bibliography. $45.00.

Images of the Recent Past: Readings in Historical Archaeology. C. E. Orser, editor. Altamira Press, Walnut Creek, Calif., 1996. (paper).

Indios y Negros en Panama en los Siglos XVI y XVII. Selecciones de los Documentos del Archivo General de Indias. C. F. Jopling. Centro de Investigaciones Regionales de Mesoamerica Serie Monografica 7. Centro de Investigaciones Regionales de Mesoamerica, Antigua, and Plumstock Mesoamerican Studies, South Woodstock, Vt.,1994. xxv + 612 pp., indexes. $30.00 (paper).

In Remembrance Archaeology and Death. D. A. Poirier and N. F. Bellantoni, editors. Greenwood Publishing Group, Westport, Conn., 1997. 264 pages. $59.95.

Interpreting Southwestern Diversity: Underlying Principles and Overarching Patterns. P. R. Fish and J. J. Reid, editors. Anthropological Paper No. 48, Arizona State University, Tempe, 1996. ix + 320 pp., 61 figures, 20 tables, bibliography. $35.00 (paper).

Investigating the Archaeological Record of the Great Lakes State: Essays in Honor of Elizabeth Baldwin Garland. M. B. Holman, J. G. Brashler, and K. E. Parker, editors. New Issues Press, Kalamazoo, Mich., 1996. xxix + 500 pp., 71 figures, 32 tables, references cited. $35.00 (cloth), $17.50 (paper).

Ireland in Prehistory. M. Herity and G. Eogan. Routledge, New York, 1996. 16 plates, 99 figures, bibliographical index, index. $22.95 (paper).

Island Networks: Communication, Kinship, and Classification Structures in Oceania. P. Hage and F. Harary. Cambridge University Press, New York, 1996. xx + 296 pp., 121 figures, 10 tables, 4 maps, bibliography, index. $59.95 (cloth).

Jalieza, Oaxaca: Activity Specialization at a Hilltop Center. L. Finsten. Vanderbilt University Publications in Anthropology, Vol. 48. Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tenn., 1995. vii + 98 pp., 48 tables, 33 figures, bibliography, (paper).

Kentucky Archaeology. R. B. Lewis, editor. University Press of Kentucky, Lexington, Ky., 1996. xv + 289 pp., 94 figures, 1 table, glossary, references, index. $29.95 (cloth).

Lambert Farm: Public Archaeology and Canine Burials along Narragansett Bay. J. E. Kerber. Harcourt Brace College Publishers, Fort Worth, Tex., 1997. xii + 124 pp., 38 figures, 12 tables, references, index. $13.75 (paper).

Landscape Archaeology: Reading and Interpreting the American Historical Landscape. R. Yamin and K. Bescherer Metheny, editors. University of Tennessee Press, Knoxville, 1996. xlii + 292 pp., 104 figures, 5 tables, selected references, index. $48.00 (cloth).

Landscapes of Settlement: Prehistory to the Present. B. K. Roberts. Routlege, New York, 1996. x + 181 pp., 9 plates, 55 figures, references, index. $69.95 (cloth), $24.95 (paper).

The Lapita Peoples: Ancestors of the Oceanic World. P. V. Kirch. Blackwell Publishers, Oxford, 1996. xxv + 353 pp., 23 figures, 20 plates, 9 maps, 7 tables, 1 appendix, notes, references, index. $69.95 (cloth), $26.95 (paper).

The Late Palaeolithic Habitation of Haule V: From Excavation Report to the Reconstruction of Federmesser Settlement Patterns and Land-Use. P. Houtsma, E. Kramer, R. R. Newell, and J. L. Smit. Van Gorcum, Assen, The Netherlands, 1996. xii + 312 pp, 103 figures, 53 tables, 5 appendixes, bibliography. Dfl. 125.00 (cloth).

Layers of History: The Archaeology of Heritage Square. K. Henderson, T. Taylor, and J. Hutira, with photographs and illustrations by S. W. Sherwood, foreword by T. W. Bostwick. Pueblo Grande Museum and Northland Research, Phoenix, 1995. 33 pp., figures, references. $6.95 (paper).

The Legacy of Mesoamerica: History and Culture of a Native American Civilization. R. M. Carmack, J. Gasco, and G. H. Gossen. Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, N. J., 1996.

Les Derniers Chasseurs de Rennes du Monde Pyrénéen. L'Abri Dufaure: Un Gisement Tardiglaciaire en Gascogne. L. G. Straus. Société Préhistorique Française, Paris, 1995. 163 figures, 11 photos, 97 tables; summaries in English, French, and Spanish. 290 FF (paper).

Les Derniers Chasseurs de Rennes du Monde Pyrénéen: L'Abri Dufaure: Un gisement tradiglaciare en Gascogne. Under the direction of L. G. Strauss. Sociétié Préhistorique Française, Paris, 1996.

Life and Death in Early Colonial Ecuador. L. A. Newson. University of Oklahoma Press, Norman, 1995. xii + 505 pp., 18 maps, 46 tables, notes, bibliography, index. $45.00 (cloth).

Life and Death in the Templo Mayor. E. Matos Moctezuma. University Press of Colorado, Niwot, 1995. ix + 138 pp., appendixes, bibliography, index. $14.94 (paper).

Limatambo: Archaeology, History and the Regional Societies of Inca Cusco. K. Heffernan. BAR Series No. 644, British Archaeological Reports International, Oxford, 1996. viii + 271 pages, 57 figures, 79 plates, 50 tables, bibliography, appendixes. $38.00 (paper).

Living on the Boott: Historical Archaeology at the Boott Mills Boardinghouses, Lowell, Massachusetts. S. A. Mrozowski, G. H. Ziesing, and M. C. Beaudry. University of Massachusetts Press, Amherst, 1996. xv + 93 pp, 34 illustrations, sources and further readings, index. $40.00 (cloth); $ 12.95 (paper).

Living with the Ancestors: Kinship and Kingship in Ancient Maya Society. P. A. McAnany. University of Texas Press, Austin, 1995. xiv + 213 pp., 43 figures, notes, bibliography, index. $27.95 (cloth).

The Managed Mosaic: Ancient Maya Agriculture and Resource Use. S. L. Fedick, editor. University of Utah Press, Salt Lake City, 1997. xiv + 424 pp., 106 figures, 19 tables, bibliography, index. $60.00 (cloth).

Managing Archaeology. M. A. Cooper, A. Firth, J. Carman, and D. Wheatley, editors. Routledge, New York, 1995. xiv + 259 pp., figures, references, glossary, index. $59.95 (cloth).

The Marge Site: Late Archaic and Emergent Mississippian Occupations in the Palmer Creek Locality. A. Fortier, with contributions by M. Simon, T. E. Berres, and J. S. Phillippe. American Bottom Archaeology, FAI-270 Site Reports, Illinois Transportation Archaeological Research Program, Urbana, 1996.

Marius Barbeau: Man of Mana. L. Nowry. New Canada, Toronto. $27.95.

Mesopotamian Civilization: The Material Foundations. D. T. Potts. Cornell University Press, Ithaca, 1996. xxi + 366 pp., 126 figures, 16 tables, bibliography, index. $ 62.50 (cloth).

The Middle Paleolithic Site of Combe-Capelle Bas (France). H. Dibble and M. Lenoir, editors. University Museum Monograph No. 91. University Museum, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1995. xxi + 363 pp., figures, tables, references cited. $40.00 (cloth).

The Mill Iron Site. G. C. Frison, editor. University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, 1996. xii + 248 pp., tables, figures, references cited, appendixes. $80.00 (cloth).

Mimbres Mogollon Archaeology: Charles C. Di Peso's Excavations at Wind Mountain. A. I. Woosley and A. J. Mcintyre. University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, 1996. xx + 463 pp., 260 figures, 110 tables, 9 appendixes, bibliography, index. $55.00 (cloth).

Modelling the Early Human Kind. P. Mellars and K. Gibson, editors. McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research, University of Cambridge. Distributed by the David Brown Book Company, Oakville, Conn., 1996. ix + 229 pp., 41 figures, 20 tables, references. $50.00 (cloth).

A Most Indispensable Art: Native Fiber Industries from Eastern North America. J. B. Petersen, editor. University of Tennessee Press, Knoxville, 1996. xxii + 212 pp., 53 figures, 13 maps, 24 tables, references cited, index. $45.00 (cloth).

Mounds, Embankments, and Ceremonialism in the Midsouth. R. C. Mainfort and R. Walling, editors. Research Series No. 46, Arkansas Archeological Survey, Fayetteville, 1996. xi + 97 pp., 72 illustrations, 10 tables, references cited, index. $20.00 (paper).

The Moundville Expeditions of Clarence Bloomfield Moore. V. J. Knight, Jr., editor, and introduction. University of Alabama Press, Tuscaloosa, 1996. viii + 224 pp., 177 figures, index. $ 29.95 (paper).


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