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Coastal Southwest Tasmania : the prehistory of Louisa Bay and Maatsuyker Island.

Vanderwal, Ron; Horton, David

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Description of natural environment including geology, landforms, climate, vegetation and fauna; comparison of resources with archaeological record; excavations and results; faunal and stone artefact analysis; subsistence patterns and seasonal availability; general context of Tasmania prehistory; Appendix by J. Kamminga separately annotated.

dc.contributor.authorVanderwal, Ron
dc.contributor.authorHorton, David
dc.date.accessioned2017-09-16T10:24:04Z
dc.date.available2017-09-16T10:24:04Z
dc.date.created1984
dc.identifier.isbn0867843721
dc.identifier.issn0725-9018
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/127424
dc.description.abstractDescription of natural environment including geology, landforms, climate, vegetation and fauna; comparison of resources with archaeological record; excavations and results; faunal and stone artefact analysis; subsistence patterns and seasonal availability; general context of Tasmania prehistory; Appendix by J. Kamminga separately annotated.
dc.format.extent155 pages
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdf
dc.language.isoen_AU
dc.publisherCanberra, ACT : Dept. of Prehistory, Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies, The Australian National University.
dc.relation.ispartofseriesTerra Australis: 09
dc.rightsCopyright of the text remains with the contributors/authors
dc.subject.otherArchaeology -- Australia
dc.titleCoastal Southwest Tasmania : the prehistory of Louisa Bay and Maatsuyker Island.
dc.typeBook
local.description.notesTerra Australis reports the results of archaeological research, in the main of staff and students of the Dept. of Prehistory, Research School of Pacific Studies, The Australian National University. Its region is the lands south and ea t of Asia , though mainly Aus tralia, New Guinea and Island Melanesia , that were terra australis incognita to generations of European geographers before Cook and are largely so to prehistorians today. Its subject is the settlement f the diverse environments in this isolated quarter of the globe by peoples who have maintained their di crete and traditional ways of life into the recent recorded r remembered past and at times into the observable present .
local.type.statusPublished Version
dcterms.accessRightsOpen Access
dc.provenancePacific Institute Digitisation Project
CollectionsTerra Australis (1971 - Present)
ANU Pacific Institute

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