Pulltrouser Swamp

Ancient Maya Habitat, Agriculture, and Settlement in Northern Belize (Texas Pan American Series) by B. L., II Turner

Publisher: University of Texas Press

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Agriculture & Farming,
  • History of specific subjects,
  • Latin America - Central America,
  • Agricultural History,
  • History - General History,
  • Agriculture,
  • Antiquities,
  • Belize,
  • Indians of Central America,
  • Mayas,
  • Pulltrouser Swamp,
  • Pulltrouser Swamp (Belize)

Edition Notes

ContributionsPeter D. Harrison (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages294
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10293944M
ISBN 100292750676
ISBN 109780292750678

Texas Pan American has entries in the series. cise summary of the Pulltrouser molluscan data. It is a valuable synthesis that outlines the potential for environmental reconstruction from wetland clams and snails. The second half of the book examines the settlement pattern survey around the margins of the swamp. Harrison provided the guidance for this study. His maps are excellent, though.   But, during the expedition, the scientists found traces of at least nine ancient communities around the borders of Pulltrouser Swamp, and . Discover Book Depository's huge selection of B L Turner books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.

Pulltrouser Swamp; Ancient Maya Habitat, Agriculture, and Settlement in Northern Belize / Billie Lee Turner / Modern Islamic Political Thought / Hamid Enayat / Mod Islamic Polit Thought / Hamid Enayat / The Health Revolution in Cuba / Sergio Diaz-Briquets / .   The book concludes with a series of recommendations for President Trump: practical, hard-headed, and concise ways to drain the swamp and force Washington to be more transparent, more accountable, and more effective in how it serves those who have elected its politicians and pay the bills for their decisions/5(11). about 1/3 of the Maya area is swamp. raised field agriculture is a good way to use this land; produces more than the growers need for themselves, therefore they produced a surplus; B.C. Pulltrouser Swamp was a complex operation. BIBLIOGRAPHY OF BOOKS ON BELIZE. Compiled by Lan Sluder of This will provide you years of reading on British Honduras and Belize. This is not meant to be a comprehensive bibliography, but it does represent a good survey of books on Belize (and British Honduras) in the fields of archeology, natural history, travel, travel guidebooks, cooking and Belize history and culture.

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Pulltrouser Swamp conclusively demonstrates the existence of hydraulic, raised-field agriculture in the Maya lowlands between B.C. and A.D. It presents the findings of the University of Oklahoma's Pulltrouser SwampProject, an NSF-supported interdisciplinary study that combined the talents of archaeologists, anthropologists, geographers, paleobotanists, biologists, and zoologists to Author: Peter D.

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Presents the set of settlement maps of the Pulltrouser Swamp archaeological zone that was completed in the mids. Although the full archaeological report has not yet been completed. It presents the findings of the University of Oklahoma's Pulltrouser SwampProject, an NSF-supported interdisciplinary study that combined the talents of archaeologists, anthropologists, geographers, paleobotanists, biologists, and zoologists to investigate the remains of the Maya agricultural system in the swampy region of northern : University of Texas Press.

As record of this evidence, Pulltrouser Swamp book Swamp is a work of seminal importance for all students and scholars of New World prehistory. Publisher: University of Texas Press ISBN: Number of pages: Weight: g Dimensions: x x 18 mmPages: Pulltrouser Swamp: Ancient Maya Habitat, Agriculture and Settlement in Northern Belize Billie Lee Turner II () and Peter D Harrison (editors) Published by University of Texas Press, Austin ().

Pulltrouser Swamp conclusively demonstrates the existence of hydraulic, raised-field agriculture in the Maya lowlands between B.C. and A.D. Read Full Product Description Paperback. It presents the findings of Pulltrouser Swamp book University of Oklahoma's Pulltrouser SwampProject, an NSF-supported interdisciplinary study that combined the talents of archaeologists, anthropologists, geographers, paleobotanists, biologists, and zoologists to investigate the remains of the Maya agricultural system in the swampy.

Pulltrouser Swamp conclusively demonstrates the existence of hydraulic, raised-field agriculture in the Maya lowlands between B.C.

and A.D. History Sociology Nonfiction Publication Details. It presents the findings of the University of Oklahoma's Pulltrouser SwampProject, an NSF-supported interdisciplinary study that combined the talents of archaeologists, anthropologists, geographers, paleobotanists, biologists, and zoologists to investigate the remains of the Maya agricultural system in the swampy region of northern Belize.

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Harrison, Austin. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiii, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm. Contents: Wetlands and the Maya: an overview of the problem and the Pulltrouser Swamp project / B.L. Turner II and Peter D.

Harrison --The physical setting: northern Belize and Pulltrouser Swamp / William C. Johnson --Vegetation associations at Pulltrouser Swamp / Janice P.

Darch. The Pulltrouser swamp sites are often used as representative of this agricultural type in interpretations of the use of raised-field agriculture in Maya culture.

The investigations at the site have involved both coring and excavations. Pulltrouser Swamp: Ancient Maya habitat, agriculture, and settlement in Northern Belize has 0 available edition to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace Same Low Prices, Bigger Selection, More Fun Shop the All-New.

Try our new marketplace. Presents the set of settlement maps of the Pulltrouser Swamp archaeological zone that was completed in the mids. Although the full archaeological report has not yet been completed, the maps themselves contain a large amount of information on the location, sizes, and cluster types of ancient structures, as well as on associated features and operation numbers of the : Peter D.

Harrison, Robert E Fry. Pulltrouser Swamp Ancient Maya Habitat, Agriculture, and Settlement in Northern Belize (Texas Pan American Series) by II Turner B. ISBN ISBN Hardcover; Austin: University of Texas Press, August ; ISBN Book: Pulltrouser Swamp. Ancient Maya habitat, agriculture, and settlement in northern Belize.

pp pp. Abstract: The book contains papers presenting analysis and brief interpretations of data collected from the first phase of the project.

Among the topics discussed are: (a) geomorphology, (b) vegetation, (c) raised and channelized Cited by: Pulltrouser Swamp: Settlement Maps by Peter D Harrison, Robert E Fry starting at $ Pulltrouser Swamp: Settlement Maps has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

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Ancient Maya Habitat, Agriculture, and Settlement in Northern Be-lize. TURNERII and PETERD. HARRI-SON, Eds. University ofTexasPress, Austin, xvi, pp., illus. $ Texas Pan American Series. Pulltrouser Swampis a Y-shaped de-pression in the limestone terrain of northern Belize, linked bynarrowerde-Author: Norman Hammond.

Preface by B. Turner II1. Wetlands and the Maya: An Overview of the Problem and the Pulltrouser Swamp Project (B. Turner II and Peter D. Harrison)2. The Physical Setting: Northern Belize and Pulltrouser Swamp (William C. Johnson)3. Vegetation Associations at Pulltrouser Swamp (Janice P.

Pulltrouser Swamp: Ancient Maya Habitat, Agriculture, and Settlement in Northern Belize B. Turner, II Among Mesoamericanists, the agricultural basis of the ancient Maya civilization of the Yucatan Peninsula has been an important topic of research—and controversy.

Pulltrouser Swamp: The Settlement Maps a Lowland Maya Community Cluster in Northern Belize Harrison, Peter D.; Fry, Robert E. Published by Univ of Utah Press, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A. Pulltrouser Swamp: Ancient Maya Habitat, Agriculture, and Settlement in Northern Belize (Texas Pan American) price $ 0.

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This is not a forum for general discussion of the article's subject. Put new text under old text. Click here to start a new topic. Please sign and date your posts by typing four tildes (~~~~). Peter D. Harrison is the author of The Lords of Tikal ( avg rating, 30 ratings, 5 reviews, published ), Field Guide to Seabirds of the World ( /5(7).

Two sites, Cobweb Swamp and Pulltrouser Swamp, are located in perennial wetlands, while the third site, Nakbe, is located in an area of seasonal wetlands. The pedostratigraphic record was severely confounded by geochemical, anthrogenic, and shrink‐swell phenomena.

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L. Turner II and P. D. Harrison (Eds), (Austin: University of .Pulltrouser Swamp are the result of natural precipita-tion of calcium salts in a rising water table, and that the simpler "channelized" fields and their interstitial canals are only of Preclassic date, being thereafter inundated.

This challenges the interpretations of Turner and Harrison at Pulltrouser Swamp.