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Harney Flats: A Florida Paleoindian Site - Florida Museum of Natural History: Ripley P. Bullen Series (Paperback)
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Harney Flats: A Florida Paleoindian Site - Florida Museum of Natural History: Ripley P. Bullen Series (Paperback)

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Paperback 208 Pages / Published: 30/08/2017
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Discovered during construction of the I-75 corridor northeast of Tampa, the site of Harney Flats was a turning point in the archaeology of the southeastern United States. Beneath evidence of human settlement from the Middle Archaic period, researchers unearthed Paleoindian stone tools - representing a rare example of a stratified site in the Southeast with a Paleoindian occupation. The expansive excavations at Harney Flats demonstrated that significant land-based sites of early human settlement exist in Florida and are worth exploring.

Harney Flats describes the excavation, which was praised for its state-of-the-art strategy and interpretive methods despite its sandy environment, and details the objects uncovered - projectile points, scrapers, adzes - and what they reveal about the lives of the people who used them. Including an update on relevant research since its first publication, this volume is the definitive account of a critical finding in the study of early human history.

Publisher: University Press of Florida
ISBN: 9781683400226
Number of pages: 208
Dimensions: 229 x 152 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
"Represents another stepping stone toward our understanding of life in the Southeast 10,000-11,000 years ago."--Southeastern Archaeology
"The Paleoindian component at Harney Flats is a benchmark in early [human] studies in Florida and the Southeast."--North American Archaeologist
"A work which must be recognized as a definitive study of Paleoindians in Florida and which will serve as a model for future archaeological studies throughout North America and elsewhere."--Florida Anthropologist

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