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Cahokia atlas a historical atlas of Cahokia archaeology by Melvin L. Fowler

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Published by Illinois Transportation Archeological Research Program, University of Illinois in Urbana, Ill .
Written in English



  • Cahokia Mounds State Historic Park (Ill.),
  • American Bottom (Ill.),
  • Illinois,
  • American Bottom


  • Mississippian culture -- Illinois -- American Bottom -- Atlases.,
  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Illinois -- American Bottom -- Atlases.,
  • Cahokia Mounds State Historic Park (Ill.) -- Atlases.,
  • American Bottom (Ill.) -- Antiquities -- Atlases.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-253) and index.

StatementMelvin L. Fowler.
SeriesStudies in archaeology ;, no. 2, Studies in archaeology (Urbana, Ill.) ;, no. 2.
LC ClassificationsE78.I3 F69 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 267 p. :
Number of Pages267
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL670130M
ISBN 100964488132
LC Control Number97016031

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Introduction --History of investigations --The maps of Cahokia --Descriptions of mounds --Monks Mound --Descriptions of mounds --Descriptions of mounds --Borrow pits --Cahokia as a community --Downtown Cahokia and its satellites --Cahokia yesterday, today, and tomorrow --Appendix 1: Radiocarbon dating --Appendix 2: Key to. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Fowler, Melvin L. (Melvin Leo), Cahokia atlas. Springfield, Ill.: Illinois Historic Preservation Agency, The Cahokia atlas a historical atlas of Cahokia archaeology This edition published in by Illinois Historic Preservation Agency in Springfield, : An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. The Cahokia atlas: a historical atlas of Cahokia archaeology Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item.

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