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Landscape Transformations and the Archaeology of Impact

Social Disruption and State Formation in Southern Africa

Landscape Transformations and the Archaeology of Impact( )
Foreword by: Agorsah, E. Kofi
Author: Perry, Warren R.
Series title:Contributions to Global Historical Archaeology Ser.
ISBN:978-1-4757-7250-0
Publication Date:Mar 2013
Publisher:Springer
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $169.00
Book Description:

An attempt to use archaeological materials to investigate the colonization of southeastern Africa during the period 1500 to 1900. Perry demonstrates the usefulness of archaeology in bypassing the biases of the ethnohistorical and documentary record and generating a more comprehensive understanding of history. Special attention is paid to the period of state formation in Swaziland and a critique of the `Settler Model', which the author finds to be invalid.

Book Details
Pages:180
Detailed Subjects: History / Africa / South / General
Social Science / Archaeology
Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural & Social
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.045 x 9.165 x 0.164 Inches
Book Weight:0.691 Pounds

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