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review On Land and Sea 100 Communities in both beneficial and harmful ways On Land and Sea examines the condition of biosystems on Caribbean islands at the time of colonization human interactions with those systems through time and the current state of biological resources in the West Indies Drawing on a massive data set collected from long term archaeological research the study reconstructs past lifeways on these small tropical islands The work presents a wide range of information including types of fuel and construction timber used by inhabitants cooking techniues for various shel.

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review On Land and Sea 100 Lfish availability and use of medicinal and ritual plants the effects on native plants and animals of cultivation and domestication and diet and nutrition of native populationsThe islands of the Caribbean basin continue to be actively excavated and studied in the uest to understand the earliest human inhabitants of the New World This comprehensive work will ground current and future studies and will be valuable to archaeologists anthropologists botanists ecologists Caribbeanists Latin American historians and anyone studying similar island environments    .

Summary Î PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ↠ Lee Newsom

review On Land and Sea 100 During the vast stretches of early geologic time the islands of the Caribbean archipelago separated from continental land masses rose and sank many times merged with and broke from other land masses and then by the mid Cenozoic period settled into the current pattern known today By the time Native Americans arrived the islands had developed complex stable ecosystems The actions these first colonists took on the landscape timber clearing cultivation animal hunting and domestication fishing and exploitation of reef species affected fragile land and sea biotic.

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  • Hardcover
  • 344
  • On Land and Sea
  • Lee Newsom
  • English
  • 13 February 2019
  • 9780817313142