The archaeology of Micronesia /

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Bibliographic Details
Author / Creator:Rainbird, Paul.
Imprint:Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004.
Description:1 online resource (xii, 301 pages) : illustrations, map
Language:English
Series:Cambridge world archaeology
Cambridge world archaeology.
Subject:Anthropology -- Micronesia.
Material culture -- Micronesia.
HISTORY.
Anthropology.
Antiquities.
Civilization.
Material culture.
Micronesia -- Antiquities.
Micronesia -- Civilization.
Micronesia -- History.
Micronesia.
Electronic books.
History.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11812988
Hidden Bibliographic Details
ISBN:0511210892
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Digital file characteristics:data file
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-292) and index.
English.
Print version record.
Summary:In the first book-length archaeological study of Micronesia, Paul Rainbird surveys the development of the islands beginning with the earliest process of human colonisation and places this development within the broader context of Pacific Island studies. The book draws on a wide range of archaeological, anthropological and historical sources.
Other form:Print version: Rainbird, Paul. Archaeology of Micronesia. Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004
Table of Contents:
  • COVER; HALF-TITLE; SERIES-TITLE; TITLE; COPYRIGHT; DEDICATION; CONTENTS; FIGURES; PREFACE AND ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; CHAPTER 1 MICRONESIAN/MACROFUSION; CHAPTER 2 MICRONESIANS: THE PEOPLE IN HISTORY AND ANTHROPOLOGY; CHAPTER 3 FLUID BOUNDARIES: HORIZONS OF THE LOCAL, COLONIAL AND DISCIPLINARY; CHAPTER 4 SETTLING THE SEASCAPE: FUSING ISLANDS AND PEOPLE; CHAPTER 5 IDENTIFYING DIFFERENCE: THE MARIANA ISLANDS; CHAPTER 6 A SEA OF ISLANDS: PALAU, YAP AND THE CAROLINIAN ATOLLS; CHAPTER 7 'HOW THE PAST SPEAKS HERE!'
  • THE EASTERN CAROLINE ISLANDS.