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Ancient People of the Arctic
This work traces the lives of the Palaeo-Eskimos, the bold first explorers of the Arctic. Four thousand years ago, these people entered the far northern extremes of the North American continent, carving a living out of their bleak new homeland. From the hints they left behind, accessible only through the fragmented archaeological record, Robert McGhee reconstructs a pictur ...more
Paperback, 244 pages
Published December 1st 2001 by UBC Press
(first published 1996)
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This is a very accessible work on a topic with as much speculation as information. A succinct history of ancient arctic peoples is given alongside a description of the archeological methods undertaken to construct this history. This is worth a look to see life at the fringes of civilization so long ago.