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Kids

Cooper, Margaret
2001   Exploring the Ice Age. 1st edition. Atheneum, New York.
Describes the lives of those dwelling in Europe during the Ice Age and discusses how they survived the harsh conditions of that period. (Grades 6 and up)

Hakim, Joy
1998   The First Americans. 2nd edition. Oxford University Press, New York.
Presents the history of the Native Americans from prehistoric times through the arrival of the first Europeans. (Grade 6 and up)

Lange, Ian
2002   Ice Age Mammals of North America: A Guide to the Big, the Hairy, and the Bizarre. Mountain Press Publishing, Missoula, Montana.
This engaging introduction to ice age mammals describes the geologic events that led to the great Ice Ages and discusses the possible causes for the mass extinction of so many species. (All Ages)

Levy, Elizabeth and J.R. Havlan
2000   Who Are You Calling a Wooly Mammoth? Prehistoric America. Scholastic, New York.
Travel through the age of the dinosaurs, the great ice ages, and arrive to see the appearance of the first humans. (Grades 3-6)

Matthews, Rupert O.
1990   Ice Age Animals. Watts Franklin, New York.
Describes how the Pleistocene Ice Age affected the climate, vegetation, animal life, and the world in general. (Grades 3-6)

Searcy, Margaret Zehmer
1995   Eyr the Hunter: A Story of Ice-Age America. Pelican Publishing, Gretna, Louisiana.
Fiction - Eyr, a young hunter living 12,000 years ago near Alaska, plays an important role in the survival of his band. (Grades 3-6)

Stille, Darlene R.
1990   Ice Age. Childrens Press, Chicago.
Describes the earth's many Ice Ages, with an emphasis on the climate, people, and animals of the last great Ice Age. (Grades 1-3)

Watson, Lucilla and John James
1997   Ice Age Hunter. Rourke Enterprises, Vero Beach, Florida.
Describes the daily life of Ice Age people and discusses how they lived and hunted. Includes a glossary of terms. (Grades 6 and up)

Adults

Adovasio, J.M. and Jake Page
2002   The First Americans: In Pursuit of Archaeology’s Greatest Mystery. Random House, New York.

Barton, Miles et al.
2003   Prehistoric America: A Journey Through the Ice Age and Beyond. Yale University Press, New Haven.

Dewar, Elaine
2001   Bones: Discovering the First Americans. Random House of Canada, Toronto.

Dillehay, Thomas D.
2000   The Settlement of the Americas: A New Prehistory. 1st edition. Basic Books, New York.

Dixon, E. James
2000   Bones, Boats and Bison: Archeology and the First Colonization of Western North America. University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque.

1992   Quest for the Origins of the First Americans. University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque.

Fagan, Brian M.
2000   Ancient North America: The Archaeology of a Continent. Revised. Thames and Hudson, New York.

Gibbon, Guy E. and Kenneth M. Ames (Editors)
1998   Archaeology of Prehistoric Native America: An Encyclopedia. Garland, New York.

Meltzer, David J.
1993   Search for the First Americans. Smithsonian Books, Washington, D.C.

Pielou, E.C.
1992   After the Ice Age: The Return of Life to Glaciated North America. University of Chicago Press, Chicago.

Pringle, Heather
1996   In Search of Ancient North America: An Archaeological Journey to Forgotten Cultures. John Wiley and Sons, New York.

Snow, Dean R.
1989   The Archaeology of North America. Chelsea House, New York.
Discusses the origins of America's Indians, their myths, and their culture from the earliest of times up to the time of the conquest.

Stanford, Dennis J. and Jane Stevenson Day
1992   Ice Age Hunters of the Rockies. University Press of Colorado, Niwot, Colorado.

Tankersley, Kenneth B. and Douglas Preston
2002   In Search of Ice Age Americans. Gibbs Smith, Layton, Utah.

Tanner, Helen Hornbeck and Robert Ostergren
1995   The Settling of North America: The Atlas of the Great Migrations into North America from the Ice Age to the Present. Macmillan Publishing Company, Inc.

Thomas, David Hurst
2000   Skull Wars: Kennewick Man, Archaeology, and the Battle for Native American Identity. Basic Books, New York.

Professional

Adovasio, J. M., D. R. Pedler, J. Donahue, and R. Stuckenrath
1998   Two Decades of Debate on Meadowcroft Rockshelter. North American Archaeologist 19(4):317-341.

Anderson, David G. and Michael K. Faught
1998   The Distribution of Fluted Paleoindian Projectile Points: Update 1998. Archaeology of Eastern North America 26:163-188.

Anderson, David G. and Kenneth E. Sassaman
1996   The Paleoindian and Early Archaic Southeast. University of Alabama Press, Tuscaloosa.

Bense, Judith A.
1994   Archaeology of the Southeastern United States: Paleoindian to World War I. Academic Press, San Diego.

Boldurian, Anthony T. and John Cotter
1999   Clovis Revisited: New Perspectives on Paleoindian Adaptations from Blackwater Draw, New Mexico. University Museum, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.

Bonnichsen, Robson (Editor)
1999   Who Were the First Americans? Proceedings of the 58th Annual Biology Colloquium, Oregon State University. Center for the Study of the First Americans, Corvallis, Oregon.

Bonnichsen, Robson and D. Gentry Steele (Editors)
1994   Method and Theory for Investigating the Peopling of the Americas. Center for the Study of the First Americans, Corvallis, Oregon.

Bonnichsen, Robson and Karen L. Turnmire (Editors)
1991   Clovis: Origins and Adaptations. Peopling of the Americas Publications, Center for the Study of the First Americans, Corvallis, Oregon.

1999   Ice Age Peoples of North America. Oregon State University Press for the Center for the Study of the First Americans, Corvallis, Oregon.

Byers, Douglas S.
1954   Bull Brook—A Fluted Point Site in Ipswich, Massachusetts. American Antiquity 19:343-351.

Curran, Mary Lou
1994   New Hampshire Paleo-Indian Research and the Whipple Site. The New Hampshire Archeologist 33/34:29-52.

Custer, Jay F. and R. Michael Stewart
1990   Environment, Analogy, and Early Paleoindian Economies in Northeastern North America. In Early Paleoindian Economies of Eastern North America, edited by Kenneth B. Tankersley and Barry L. Isaac, pp. 303-322. Research in Economic Anthropology, Supplement 5, JAI Press, Greenwich, Connecticut.

Dillehay, Tom D. and David J. Meltzer (Editors)
1991   The First Americans: Search and Research. CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida.

Dillehay, Tom D.
1989   Monte Verde: A Late Pleistocene Settlement in Chile. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, D.C.

Dincauze, Dena F.
1993   Fluted Points in the Eastern Forests. In From Kostenki to Clovis: Problems in Late Paleolithic Adaptations, edited by O. Soffer and N. D. Praslov, pp. 279-292. Plenum, New York.

Fisher, Daniel C.
1987   Mastodon Procurement by Paleoindians of the Great Lakes Region: Hunting or Scavenging? In The Evolution of Human Hunting, edited by M. Nitecki and D. Nitecki, pp. 309-421. Plenum, New York.

Frison, George C. (Editor)
1974   Casper Site: A Hell Gap Bison Kill on the High Plains. Academic Press, New York.

Frison, George C. and Lawrence C. Todd (Editors)
1987   Horner Site: The Type Site of the Cody Cultural Complex. Academic Press, Orlando.

Frison, George C.
1991   Prehistoric Hunters of the High Plains. Academic Press, San Diego.

Haynes, Gary
2002   The Early Settlement of North America: The Clovis Era. New York, Cambridge University Press.

1991   Mammoths, Mastodonts, and Elephants: Biology, Behavior, and the Fossil Record. Cambridge University Press, New York.

King, James E., and Jeffrey J. Saunders
1984   Environmental Insularity and the Extinction of the American Mastodon. In Quaternary Extinctions: A Prehistoric Revolution, edited by P. Martin and R. Klein, pp. 315-339. University of Arizona Press, Tucson.

Mason, Ronald J. and Carol Irwin
1960   An Eden-Scottsbluff Burial in Northeastern Wisconsin. American Antiquity 26:43-57.

Morse, Dan F., David G. Anderson, and Albert C. Goodyear, III
1996   The Pleistocene-Holocene Transition in the Eastern United States. In Humans at the End of the Ice Age: The Archaeology of the Pleistocene-Holocene Transition, edited by Lawrence Guy Strauss, pp. 319-338. Plenum Press, New York.

Tuohy, Donald R. and Amy Dansie (Editors)
1997   Papers on Holocene Burial Localities Presented at the Twenty-fifth Great Basin Anthropological Conference, October 10-12, 1996. Nevada Historical Society Quarterly, 40(1).

Overstreet, David F.
1993   Chesrow: A Paleoindian Complex in the Southern Lake Michigan Basin. Great Lakes Archaeological Press, Milwaukee.

Spiess, Arthur E., Deborah Brush Wilson, and James Bradley
1998   Paleoindian Occupation in the New England Maritimes Region: Beyond Cultural Ecology. Archaeology of Eastern North America 26:201-264.

1996   Still More on Cultural Contexts of Mammoth and Mastodon in the Southwestern Lake Michigan Basin. Current Research in the Pleistocene 13:36-38.

 

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