Coastal Andean Archaic

Late Preceramic
  • Peter N. Peregrine


relative time period: Follows the Late Andean Hunting-Collecting tradition and precedes the Early Coastal Andean Formative tradition.


Clay Maize Social Stratification Hunt Agglomeration 

Suggested Readings

  1. Burger, Richard (1992). Chavin and the Origins of Andean Civilization. London: Thames and Hudson.Google Scholar
  2. Lumbreras, Luis G. (1972). The Peoples and Cultures of Ancient Peru. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press.Google Scholar
  3. Moseley, Michael E. (1975). The Maritime Foundations of Andean Civilization. Menlo Park: Cummings.Google Scholar
  4. Moseley, Michael E. (1992). The Incas and Their Ancestors: The Archaeology of Peru. New York: Thames and Hudson.Google Scholar
  5. Pineda, Rosa Fung (1988). “The Late Preceramic and Initial Period.” In Peruvian Prehistory, ed. R. W. Keatinge. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 67–96.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

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

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