A Greenville burial ground : human remains and mortuary elements in British Columbia Coast prehistory / Jerome S. Cybulski ; with contributions by Darlene Balkwill, Gregory S. Young and Patricia D. Sutherland

Author(s): Cybulski, Jerome S
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Subjects: Pacific Coast (B.C.)--Antiquities
Niska Indians--Funeral customs and rites
Excavations (Archaeology)--British Columbia--Pacific Coast
Indians of North America--British Columbia--Pacific Coast--Funeral customs and rites
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English, Summary is in French
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Hull, Quebec : Canadian Museum of Civilization, c1992
Series: Mercury series. Paper no. 146
Mercury series. Paper no. 146
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: xv, 251 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Abstract
Resume
Preface
List of Tables
List of Figures
I. Introduction 1
II. Excavations and Chronology 9
III. Mortuary Practices 28
IV. Faunal Remains / Darlene Balkwill, Jerome S. Cybulski 75
V. Human Biology 112
VI. Paleopathology 129
VII. Summary and Discussion 163
References Cited 173
App. A. Individual Greenville Human Remains 190
App. B. Cultural Artifacts in the Greenville site 208
App. C. Human Remains from Other British Columbia Coast Archaeological Sites 224
App. D. Notes on Radiocarbon Dates from Other British Columbia Coast Archaeological Sites 228
App. E. Identification of Wood Samples from the Greenville Burial Site / Gregory S. Young 234
App. F. Common and Scientific Names of Animals Represented in the Greenville Site Faunal Assemblage 237
App. G. Limb Bone and Skull Measurements and Indices for Human Remains from Greenville 240
App. H. Frequencies of Non-metric Skeletal Variants for Human Remains from Greenville 248
Alternate Titles: Human remains and mortuary elements in British Columbia Coast prehistory
Additional Authors: Balkwill, Darlene
Young, Gregory S
Sutherland, Patricia D
Canadian Museum of Civilization
Notes: LCCN: cn 92090931
ISBN: 066014008X
Includes abstract in French
Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-189)
OCLC Number: 27221556
ISBN/ISSN: 066014008X