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Islands in the interior : the dynamics of prehistoric adaptations within the Arid Zone of Australia / by Peter Marius Veth
Bib ID 2898081
Format BookBook
Author
Veth, Peter Marius
 
Description Ann Arbor, Mich. : International Monographs in Prehistory, c1993 
viii, 144 p. : ill. ; 29 cm. 
ISBN 187962107X (acid-free paper) (hard cover)
1879621061 (acid-free paper) (paperback)
Series

Archaeological series (Ann Arbor, Mich.) ; 3.

Summary

examination of the role of site function in the determination of assemblage variability in the Little and Great sandy Deserts region, WA; environmental context as a limiting factor to human settlement; description and analysis of excavated sites; model of the colonisation of the Australian arid zone - refuges and corridors.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 115-124).

Subjects Antiquities, Prehistoric -- Western Australia -- Great Sandy Desert.  |  Prehistoric antiquities -- Western Australia -- Gibson Desert.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Great Sandy Desert -- Antiquities.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Gibson Desert -- Antiquities.  |  Paleoecology -- Western Australia -- Great Sandy Desert.  |  Paleoecology -- Western Australia -- Gibson Desert.  |  Subsistence economy -- Western Australia -- Great Sandy Desert.  |  Subsistence economy -- Western Australia -- Gibson Desert.  |  Technology - Stone.  |  Housing - Shelters - Rock shelters.  |  Environment.  |  Sites - Excavations.  |  Manjiljarra / Martu Wangka people (A51.1) (WA SF51-12)  |  Archaeology - Settlement patterns.  |  Sites - Surveys.  |  Great Sandy Desert (W.A.) -- Antiquities.  |  Gibson Desert (W.A.) -- Antiquities.  |  Yulpul (Little Sandy Desert WA SF51-14)  |  Jalpiyari (Little Sandy Desert WA SF51-14)  |  McKay Range (Little Sandy Desert WA SF51-14)  |  Karlamilyi / Rudall River (Great Sandy Desert WA SF51-10)  |  Winakurijuna (Little Sandy Desert WA SF51-14)  |  Western Desert (WA SF51, SF52, SG51, SG52)

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