xii, 224 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
9780817315917 cloth alkaline paper 0817315918 9780817354596 paperback alkaline paper 081735459X
"A Dan Josselyn memorial publication"--P. [ii]. Papers originally presented at a symposium titled "Variability in Native American Architecture of the Late Prehistoric and Early Historic Southeast," presented at the 62nd Southeastern Archaeological Conference in Columbia, South Carolina, in 2005.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -214) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction to architectural variability in the Southeast / Cameron H. Lacquement Evidence of curved roof construction in Mississippian structures / Nelson A. Reed An experimental perspective on Mississippian small pole structures / Dennis B. Blanton and Tom H. Gresham Typology, chronology, and technological changes of Mississippian domestic architecture in west-central Alabama / Cameron H. Lacquement In-ground evidence of above-ground architecture at Kincaid Mounds / Tamira K. Brennan A comparison of burned Mississippian houses from Illinois / Mark A. McConaughy A WPA deja vu on Mississippian architecture / Lynne P. Sullivan An architectural grammar of late Mississippian houses in northwest Georgia / Ramie A. Gougeon A Mississippian sweat lodge / Robert H. Lafferty, III Interpreting changes in historic Creek household architecture at the turn of the nineteenth century / Robert J. Scott Conclusions: Taking architecture seriously / Vernon J. Knight, Jr.