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By Robert F. Boszhardt

ISBN-10: 0877458707

ISBN-13: 9780877458708

The commonest relics of the 12,000-year occupancy of the higher Mississippi River Valley could be the chipped stone projectile issues that local american citizens mounted to the ends in their spears, darts, and arrow shafts. this helpful advisor offers a key to deciding upon many of the forms of issues discovered alongside the higher Mississippi River within the Driftless sector stretching approximately from Dubuque, Iowa, to purple Wing, Minnesota, yet framed inside a a bit of better quarter extending from the Rock Island Rapids on the sleek Moline-Rock Island region to the Falls of St. Anthony at Minneapolis-St. Paul.

Logging tens of millions of miles and vacationing inner most creditors from all walks of existence considering the fact that 1982, Robert Boszhardt has documented hundreds of thousands of projectile issues present in this sector. as well as drawings of every type, he offers different accredited names in addition to names of comparable issues, age, distribution, an outline (including size and width), fabric, and references for every sort. The advisor is intended for the various avocational archaeologists who acquire projectile issues within the higher Midwest and should be an invaluable reference device for pro box archaeologists as well.

Emphasizing the maintenance of websites in addition to a mutual trade of data among expert and avocational archaeologists, this consultant will demonstrate 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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