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By Ashley M. Smallwood,Thomas A. Jennings

ISBN-10: 1623492017

ISBN-13: 9781623492014

New learn and the invention of a number of archaeological websites predating the proven age of Clovis (13,000 years in the past) offer proof that the Americas have been first colonized a minimum of 1000 to 2 thousand years ahead of Clovis. those revelations illustrate to researchers that the peopling of the Americas used to be might be a extra complicated method than formerly thought.
The Clovis tradition continues to be the benchmark for chronological, technological, and adaptive comparisons in examine on peopling of the Americas.

In Clovis: at the fringe of a brand new Understanding, quantity editors Ashley Smallwood and Thomas Jennings assemble the paintings of many researchers actively learning the Clovis advanced. The contributing authors awarded prior types of those chapters on the Clovis: present views on Chronology, expertise, and variations symposium held on the 2011 Society for American Archaeology conferences in Sacramento, California.

In seventeen chapters, the researchers offer their present views of the Clovis archaeological checklist as they tackle the query: what's and what's no longer Clovis?

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