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Changes in Washoe Land Use Patterns

Charles D. Zeier

Changes in Washoe Land Use Patterns

A Study of Three Archaeological Sites in Diamond Valley, Alpine County, California (Monographs in World Archaeo)

by Charles D. Zeier

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Published by Prehistory Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social archaeology,
  • Washo Indians,
  • Land settlement patterns,
  • Economic And Social Archaeology,
  • Native American Archaeology,
  • History - U.S.,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • Sociology,
  • North American archaeology,
  • USA,
  • California,
  • Antiquities,
  • Diamond Valley Region

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRobert G. Elston (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8521167M
    ISBN 100962911054
    ISBN 109780962911057
    OCLC/WorldCa25025119


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Land Use Changes: Economic, Social, and Environmental Impacts JunJie Wu JEL Classifications: Q24, Q28 M ajor land–use changes have occurred in the United States during the past 25 years.

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