Journey to the Ice Age

Journey to the Ice Age

Discovering An Ancient World

Book - 2004
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At the end of the Ice Age, small groups of hunter-gatherers crossedfrom Siberia to Alaska and began the last chapter in the humansettlement of the earth. Many left little or no trace. But one group,the Early Paleo-Indians, exploded onto the archaeological record about11,500 radiocarbon years ago and expanded rapidly throughout NorthAmerica, sending splinter groups into Central and perhaps South Americaas well. Journey to the Ice Age explores the challenges facedby the Early Paleo-Indians of northeastern North America. A revealing,autobiographical account, this is at once a captivating record ofStorck's discoveries and an introduction to the practice,challenges, and spirit of archaeology.
Publisher: Vancouver : Published by UBC Press in association with the Royal Ontario Museum, c2004.
ISBN: 9780774810289
0774810289
Characteristics: xix, 356 p. :,ill., maps.
Additional Contributors: Royal Ontario Museum

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johnsankey
Sep 11, 2013

This book is half autobiography, half Ontario field archaeology. It's got the basis of a good book but needed an editor who would send it back to the author with direction to focus it on the archaeology and make it a friendlier read. As it is, I can recommend it only to someone trying to get established in the field.

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