Early Sierra Nevada

Early Archaic Cascades
  • Peter N. Peregrine


Relative Time Period: Follows the Late Paleolndian tradition, precedes the Late Sierra Nevada tradition.


River Valley Lower Elevation Anadromous Fish Mixed Conifer Forest Basic Plant Food 
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Suggested Readings

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Authors and Affiliations

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

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