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Unformatted text preview: bringing down a mammoth to feed their entire tribe is honestly quite fascinating and so this article was a perfect choice to focus on. The purpose of the piece is to use the reports from many different Paleoindian sites in the Great Plains to discover how what animals these people were hunting and how the faunal remains varied over distance and time. In the beginning of the article, the author mentions that in the 1970’s many archaeologists began to question whether or not these Native Americans actually did any big game hunting. The author lists different reasons why big game hunting was unlikely or not necessary before he begins to explain the logic behind why it was almost a guarantee....
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This note was uploaded on 02/04/2012 for the course ANTHRO 124P taught by Professor Fessler during the Spring '07 term at UCLA.
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