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Diversity and complexity in prehistoric maritime societies a Gulf of Maine perspective by Bruce J. Bourque

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Published by Plenum Press in New York .
Written in English



  • Turner Farm Site (Me.),
  • North Haven Island (Me.),
  • Maine,
  • North Haven Island,
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  • Indians of North America -- Anthropometry -- Maine -- North Haven Island,
  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Maine -- North Haven Island,
  • Turner Farm Site (Me.),
  • North Haven Island (Me.) -- Antiquities

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 375-391) and index.

StatementBruce J. Bourque.
SeriesInterdisciplinary contributions to archaeology
LC ClassificationsE78.M2 B678 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 414 p., [1] leaf of plates :
Number of Pages414
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1269935M
ISBN 100306448742
LC Control Number95001085

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