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CANNIBALISM

Two fragmented human bone assemblages from Yellow Jacket, southwestern Colorado

Author: 
N. Malville
Article Date: 
1989
Article Abstract: 
Taphonomic characteristics of these human skeletal reamins are similar to those of other Anasazi bone asseblages fro which cannibalism has been postulated. Illus. Map
Language: 
English
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Perimortem damage to human skeletal remains from Wupatki National Monument, Northern Arizona

Author: 
C. Turner and J. Turner
Article Date: 
1990
Article Abstract: 
The violent deaths of the Tragedy House people are one more example...of archaeological sites where associated human remains suggest violence and chaos in Anasazi life prior to the abandonment years in the late A.D. 1200s. Illus
Language: 
English
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