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Books Received for Review

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

Books Received by American Antiquity, 1999

Access to Origins: Affines, Ancestors, and Aristocrats. M. W. Helms. 1998. University of Texas Press, Austin. $35 (cloth).

The Archaeological Process: An Introduction. I. Hodder. 1999. Blackwell Publishers, Williston, VT. $ 59.95 (cloth), $26.95 (paper).

The Archaeology of Islam. T. Insoll. 1999. Blackwell Publishers, England. $59.95 (cloth), $26.95 (paper).

The Archaeology of Rock-Art. C. Chippindale and P. S. C. Taçon. 1998. Cambridge University Press, England. $80 (cloth), $29.95 (paper).

The Archaeology of the Iberians: Archaeological Analysis of a Historical Process. A. Ruiz and M. Molinos. 1998. Cambridge University Press, England. $69.95 (cloth).

Archaeology Under Fire: Nationalism, Politics and Heritage in the Eastern Mediterranean and Middle East. Edited by L. Meskell. 1998. Routledge, New York. $85 (cloth), $25.95 (paper).

Archaic States. Edited by G. M. Feinman and J. Marcus. 1998. School of American Research Press, Santa Fe. $45 (cloth), $19.95 (paper).

Basketry and Cordage from Hesquiat Harbor. K. Bernick. 1998. Royal British Columbia Museum, Victoria, British Columbia.

Before Pecos: Settlement Aggregation at Rowe, New Mexico. L. S. Cordell. 1999. Anthropological Paper No. 6. Maxwell Museum of Anthropology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque. $28 (paper).

Bison Hunting at Cooper Site: Where Lightning Bolts Drew Thundering Herds. L. C. Bement, foreword by S. A. Turpin. 1999. University of Oklahoma Press, Norman. $37.50 (cloth), $16.95 (paper).

The Cambridge History of Ancient China: from the Origins of Civilization to 221 B.C. Edited by M. Lowe and E. L. Shaughnessy. 1999. Cambridge University Press, England. $130 (cloth).

Ceramic Design Structure and the Organization of Cibola White Ware Production in the Grasshopper Region, Arizona. S. Van Keuren. 1999. Archaeological Series 191. Arizona State Museum, University of Arizona, Tucson. $12.95 (paper).

Chiefdoms and Chieftaincy the Americas. Edited by E. M. Redmond. 1998. University Press of Florida, Gainesville. $55 (cloth).

Clovis Revisited: New Perspectives on Paleoindian Adaptations from Blackwater Draw, New Mexico. A. T. Boldurian and J. L. Cotter. 1991. University Museums Publication, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia. $40 (cloth), $25 (paper).

Cognition and Material Culture: The Archaeology of Symbolic Storage. Edited by C. Renfrew and C. Scarre. 1998. McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research, University of Cambridge, England (Distributed by the David Brown Book Company, Oakville, CT). $72 (cloth).

Craft and Social Identity. Edited by C. L. Costin and R. P. Wright. 1998. Archeological Papers No. 8. American Anthropological Association, Washington, DC. $15 (members), $20 (non-members).

Early Farmers of the Sonoran Desert: Archaeological Investigations at the Houghton Road Site, Tucson, Arizona. Edited by R. Ciolek-Torrello. 1998. Technical Series 72, Statistical Research, Inc. (Distributed by University of Arizona Press). $25 (paper).

Early Human Behavior in Global Context: The Rise and Diversity of the Lower Palaeolithic Record. Edited by M. D. Petraglia and R.I Korisettar. 1998. One World Archaeology, No. 28. Routledge, New York. $160 (cloth).

Expanding the View of Hohokam Platform Mounds: An Ethnographic Perspective. M. D. Elson. 1998. Anthropological Papers of the University of Arizona, No. 63, University of Arizona Press, Tucson. $16.95 (paper).

Feast of the Dead: Aboriginal Ossuaries in Maryland. D. C. Curry. 1999. Archaeological Society of Maryland and Maryland Historical Trust Press, Myersville, MD. $15 (paper).

From Forager to Farmer in Flint: A Lithic Analysis of the Prehistoric Transition to Agriculture in Southern Scandinavia. M. Stafford. 1999. Aarhus University Press, Denmark (Distributed by the David Brown Book Company, Oakville, CT). $39.95.

Great Towns and Regional Polities in the Prehistoric American Southwest and Southwest. Edited by J. Neitzel. 1999. University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque. $45 (cloth).

The Hillside Site of St. Lawrence Island, Alaska: An Examination of Collections from the 1930s. D. E. Dumond. 1998. Anthropological Papers No. 55. University of Oregon, Portland. $15 (paper).

Laboring in the Fields of the Lord: Spanish Missions and Southeastern Indians. J. T. Milanich. 1999. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, DC. $26.95 (cloth).

The Land of Prehistory: A Critical History of American Archaeology. A. B. Kehoe. 1998. Routledge, New York. $80 (cloth), $22.90 (cloth).

Legacy of Stone: Ancient Life on the Niagra Frontier. R. E. Williamson and R. I. Macdonald. 1998. Eastendbooks, Toronto. $29 (cloth), $20 (paper).

Lithics: Macroscopic Approaches to Analysis. W. Andrefsky Jr. 1998. Cambridge University Press, England. $69.95 (cloth), $27.95 (paper).

Man Corn: Cannibalism and Violence in the Prehistoric American Southwest. C. G. Turner and J. A. Turner. 1999. University of Utah Press, Salt Lake City. $60 (cloth).

Material Symbols: Culture and Economy in Prehistory. Edited by J. E. Robb. 1999. Occasional Paper No. 26. Center for Archaeological Investigations, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale.

Metaphor and Material Culture. C. Tilley. 1999. Blackwell Publishers, England. $59.95 (cloth), $29.95 (paper).

Middle Palaeolithic and Middle Stone Age Settlement Systems. Edited by N. J. Conard and F. Wendorf. 1996. Proceedings of the XIII Congress, Volume 6, Tome 1, International Union of Prehistoric and Protohistoric Sciences. Available from Eberhard-Karls-Universität Tübingen, 25 DM.

Migration and Reorganization: The Pueblo IV Period in the American Southwest. Edited by K. A. Spielmann. 1998. Anthropological Research Paper No. 51. Arizona State University, Tempe. $30 (paper).

Mimbres During the Twelfth Century: Abandonment, Continuity, and Reorganization. M. C. Nelson. University of Arizona Press, 1999. $35 (cloth).

Mississippian Towns and Sacred Spaces: Searching for an Architectural Grammar. Edited by R. B. Lewis and C. Stout. 1998. University of Alabama Press, Tuscaloosa. $29.95 (paper).

Peoples of the Northwest Coast: Their Archaeology and Prehistory. K. M. Ames and H. D. G. Maschner. 1999. Thames and Hudson, New York. $45 (cloth).

Pottery Origins: Initial Forms, Cultural Behavior, and Decorative Styles. I. Pavlu. 1997. Karlovy University, Praha, Czechoslovakia.

Precolumbian Architecture in Eastern North America. W. N. Morgan. 1999. University Press of Florida, Gainesville. $19.95 (paper).

Prehistoric Ceramics of the Puerco Valley: The 1995 Chambers-Sanders Trust Lands Ceramic Conference. Edited by K. H. Gilpin and E. Van Hartesveldt. 1998. Ceramic Series No. 7. Museum of Northern Arizona, Flagstaff. $21.95 (paper).

Prehistoric Warfare in the American Southwest. S. A. LeBlanc. 1999. University of Utah Press, Salt Lake City. $34.95 (cloth).

The Prehistory of Colorado and Adjacent Areas. T. Stone. 1999. University of Utah Press, Salt Lake City. $17.50 (paper).

The San Rafael Survey: Reconstructing Eighteenth-Century Navajo Population Dynamics in the Dinétah using Archaeological and Dendrochronological Data. R. H. Towner, and B. P. Johnson, with contributions by M. J. Proper, A. C. Reed, C. W. Wheeler, and P. A. Whitten. 1998. Arizona State Museum Archaeological Series 190. University of Arizona Press, Tucson. $15.95 (paper).

The Sandy Ridge and Halstead Paleo-Indian Sites: Unifacial Tool Use and Gainey Phase Definition in South-Central Ontario. L. J. Jackson, with a foreword by H. T. Wright and phytolith analysis by A. Buehrle. 1998. Memoir 32. Museum of Anthropology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. $26 (paper).

Sedentism and Mobility in a Social Landscape: Mesa Verde and Beyond. M. D. Varien. 1999. University of Arizona Press, Tucson. $40 (cloth).

Shells. C. Claassen. 1998. Cambridge Manuals in Archaeology, Cambridge University Press, England. $74.95 (cloth), $27.95 (paper).

The Social Dynamics of Technology: Practice, Politics, and World Views. Edited by M. A. Dobres and C. R. Hoffman. 1999. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, DC. $45 (cloth).

Surviving Adversity: The Sinagua of Lizard Man Village. K. A. Kamp and J. C. Whittaker. 1999. University of Utah Press, Salt Lake City. $34.50 (paper).

Toltec Mounds and Plum Bayou Culture: Mound D. Excavations. M. A. Rollingson with contributions by G. J. Fritz, R. Hoffman, T. L. Hoffman, and G. Powell. 1998. Research Series 54. Arkansas Archeological Survey, Fayetteville.

World-Systems Theory in Practice: Leadership, Production, and Exchange. Edited by P. N. Kardulias. 1999. Rowman & Littlefield, Lanham, MD. $55 (cloth), $26.95 (paper).

Zooarchaeology. E. J. Reitz and E. S. Wing. 1999. Cambridge Manual in Archaeology, Cambridge University Press, England. $80, $34.95 (paper).

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Books Received but Not Reviewed

6/22/1998 ­ 5/1999

Ancient Monuments of the Mississippi Valley. E. G. Squier and E. H. Davis, edited and with an introduction by D. J. Meltzer. 1998. Smithsonian Classics of Anthropology, Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, DC. $60 (cloth), $29.95 (paper).

Archaeology at the Fort Laramie Quartermaster Dump Area, 1994­1996. Edited by D. N. Walker. 1998. Selections Series No. 13. Intermountain Region, National Park Service, Denver, CO. Available upon request.

Archeology of the Florida Gulf Coast. G. R. Willey, with a new preface by the author. 1998. University Press of Florida, Gainesville.

The Athenian Agora: Excavations in the Heart of Classical Athens. J. M. Camp. 1998. Thames and Hudson, New York. $25.95 (paper).

Aztec Art. E. Pasztory. 1998. University of Oklahoma Press, Norman. $29.95 (paper).

Beyond Price: Pearls and Pearl-Fishing: Origins to the Age of Discoveries. R. A. Donkin. 1998. American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia. $45 (cloth).

Cartographic Encounters: Perspecties on Native Mapmaking and Map Use. Edited by G. M. Lewis. 1998. University of Chicago Press, Chicago. $60 (cloth).

Cartography in the Traditional African, American, Arctic, Australian, and Pacific Societies. Edited by D. Woodward and G. M. Lewis. 1998. University of Chicago Press, Chicago. (cloth).

Destination Culture: Tourism, Museums, and Heritage. B. Kirshenblatt-Gimblett. 1998. University of California Press, Berkeley. $55 (cloth), $24.95 (paper).

A Dictionary of the Maya Language As Spoken in Hocaba, Yucatán. V. Bricker, E. Po'ot Yah, and O. Dzul de Po'ot. 1998. University of Utah Press, Salt Lake City. $65 (paper).

Encyclopedia of Deserts. M. A. Mares. 1999. University of Oklahoma Press, Norman, OK. $49.95 (cloth).

The Enduring Seminoles: From Alligator Wrestling to Ecotourism. P. West. 1998. University Press of Florida, Gainesville. $24.95 (cloth).

The Ethiopians. R. Parkhurst. 1998. Blackwell Publishers, Oxford, England. $59.95 (cloth).

The Excavations at Tell al Rimah: The Pottery. C. Postgate, D. Oates, and J. Oates. 1998. Iraq Archaeological Reports 4. Aris and Phillips, for the British School of Archaeology in Iraq. Distributed by David Brown Book Company, Oakville, CT. $75 (paper).

Excavating Voices: Listening to Photographs of Native Americans. Edited and with an introduction by M. Katakis. 1998. University Museum Publications, Philadelphia. $39.95 (cloth), $24.95 (paper).

Excavation of the Donner-Reed Wagons: Historic Archaeology Along the Hastings Cutoff. B. R. Hawkins and D. B. Madsen, with contributions by A. Hanniball, D. B. Madsen, M. E. Manion, G. Topping. 1990 (paperback edition 1999). University of Utah Press, Salt Lake City. $14.95 (paper).

Explorations in American Archaeology: Essays in Honor of Wesley R. Hurt. Edited by M. G. Plew. 1998. University Press of America, Lanham, MD. $56 (cloth).

Florida's Indians and the Invasion from Europe. J. T. Milanich. 1998. University Press of Florida, Gainesville. $19.95 (paper).

Florida's Indians from Ancient Times to the Present. J. T. Milanich. 1998 (1995). University Press of Florida, Gainesville. $19.95 (paper).

Frauds, Myths, and Mysteries: Science and Pseudoscience in Archaeology. Third Edition. K. L. Feder. 1998. Mayfield Publishing, Mountain View, CA. $20.95 (paper).

The Georgia and South Carolina Coastal Expeditions of Clarence Bloomfield Moore. Edited and with an introduction by L. Larson. 1998. University of Alabama Press, Tuscaloosa. $34.95 (paper).

The Great Warpath: British Military Sites from Albany to Crown Point. D. Starbuck. 1999. University Press of New England, Hanover, NH. $22.95 (cloth).

Habitats de l'âge du Bronze à Lyon-Vaise (Rhône). 1998. P. Jacquet. Documents d'Archéologie Française No. 68. Editions de la Maisons des Sciences de l'Homme, Paris. 260 F.

Handbook of North American Indians, Vol. 12, Plateau. Edited by D. E. Walker, Jr. 1998. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, DC. $61 (cloth).

Hispanic New Mexican Pottery: Evidence of Craft Specialization, 1790­1890. C. M. Carrillo. 1997. LPD Press, distributed by University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque. $37.95 (cloth), $27.95 (paper). ·

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