By Robert F. Boszhardt
The commonest relics of the 12,000-year occupancy of the higher Mississippi River Valley could be the chipped stone projectile issues that local americans fixed to the ends in their spears, darts, and arrow shafts. this beneficial consultant offers a key to choosing a number of the forms of issues chanced on alongside the higher Mississippi River within the Driftless zone stretching approximately from Dubuque, Iowa, to purple Wing, Minnesota, yet framed inside of a a bit of better quarter extending from the Rock Island Rapids on the glossy Moline-Rock Island region to the Falls of St. Anthony at Minneapolis-St. Paul.
Logging tens of hundreds of thousands of miles and vacationing deepest creditors from all walks of lifestyles considering 1982, Robert Boszhardt has documented hundreds of thousands of projectile issues present in this sector. as well as drawings of every kind, he offers different accredited names in addition to names of similar issues, age, distribution, an outline (including size and width), fabric, and references for every variety. The advisor is intended for the numerous avocational archaeologists who gather projectile issues within the top Midwest and should be an invaluable reference device for pro box archaeologists as well.
Emphasizing the upkeep of websites in addition to a mutual trade of knowledge among expert and avocational archaeologists, this consultant will exhibit projectile issues as clues to the prior, time markers which include the most important information regarding the cultures of the Mississippi River Valley's early inhabitants.
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