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By Marit K. Munson,Susan M. Jamieson

ISBN-10: 0773542078

ISBN-13: 9780773542075

ISBN-10: 0773542086

ISBN-13: 9780773542082

ahead of Ontario there has been ice. because the final ice age got here to an finish, land started to emerge from the melting glaciers. With time, crops and animals moved into the hot panorama and folks undefined. for nearly 15,000 years, the land that's now Ontario has supplied a house for his or her descendants: hundreds and hundreds of generations of First Peoples.

With contributions from the province's top archaeologists, sooner than Ontario offers either an summary of Ontario's old previous and a straightforward to appreciate clarification of the way archaeology works. The authors express how archaeologists may be able to research goods as different as fish bones, flakes of stone, and stains within the soil to reconstruct the occasions and areas of a far off prior - fishing events, long-distance exchange, and homes equipped to resist frigid winters.

Presenting new insights into archaeology’s goal and perform, sooner than Ontario bridges the distance among the fashionable global and a previous that could look far-off and unusual, yet isn't past our reach.

Contributors contain Christopher Ellis (University of Western Ontario), Neal Ferris (University of Western Ontario/Museum of Ontario Archaeology), William Fox (Canadian Museum of Civilization/Royal Ontario Museum), Scott Hamilton (Lakehead University), Susan Jamieson (Trent collage Archaeological examine Centre - TUARC), Mima Kapches (Royal Ontario Museum), Anne Keenleyside (TUARC), Stephen Monckton (Bioarchaeological Research), Marit Munson (TUARC), Kris Nahrgang (Kawartha Nishnawbe First Nation), Suzanne Needs-Howarth (Perca Zooarchaeological Research), Cath Oberholtzer (TUARC), Michael Spence (University of Western Ontario), Andrew Stewart (Strata Consulting Inc.), Gary Warrick (Wilfrid Laurier University), and Ron Williamson (Archaeological prone Inc).

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