Archaeology in Latin America

By Benjamin Alberti, Gustavo G. Politis

This pioneering and entire survey is the 1st assessment of present subject matters in Latin American archaeology written completely via lecturers local to the quarter, and it makes their amassed services to be had to an English-speaking viewers for the 1st time.
The individuals disguise the main major concerns within the archaeology of Latin the US, resembling the domestication of camelids, the emergence of city society in Mesoamerica, the frontier of the Inca empire, and the fairly little recognized archaeology of the Amazon basin.
This booklet attracts jointly key components of study in Latin American archaeological idea right into a coherent complete; no different quantity in this region has ever handled this type of varied variety of topics, and a few of the international locations tested have by no means ahead of been the topic of a nearby examine.

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