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Dorset

  • Peter N. Peregrine

Abstract

relative time period: Follows and partially overlaps the Eastern Arctic Small Tool tradition, replaced by the Thule tradition in most places by 1000 b.p

Keywords

Polar Bear Tibia Fore Land Animal Sociopolitical Organization Canadian Museum 
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Suggested Readings

  1. Linname, U. (1975). The Dorset Culture: A Comparative Study in Newfoundland and the Arctic. Technical Papers, no. 1. St. John’s: Newfoundland Museum.Google Scholar
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  8. Taylor, W. E., and G. Swinton (1967). “The Silent Echoes: Prehistoric Canadian Eskimo Art.” The Beaver 298: 32–47.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter N. Peregrine
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  1. 1.Department of AnthropologyLawrence UniversityAppletonUSA

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