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Land and sea: use of terrestrial mammal bones in coastal hunter–gatherer communities

  • Lisa Hodgetts (a1) and Farid Rahemtulla (a2)


Terrestrial mammals are frequently undervalued in interpretations of prehistoric coastal economies where middens are used to examine seasonality and diet. Using case-studies from the Northwest Coast of North America, and from Arctic Norway, a more integrated approach to subsistence and technology is proposed



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