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George Gumerman

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Connection to Illinois: He taught at Southern Illinois University and was the Chairman of the Anthropology Department and Founding Director of the Center for Archaeological Investigations.

Biography: George Gumerman is an anthropologist and archaelogist. He is recognized for significant contributions to research and publication in anthropology and archaeology of the American Southwest.


George Gumerman on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

  Black Mesa; archaeological investigations on Black Mesa,
ISBN: 0911176101 OCLC: 1367052

Prescott College Press, Prescott, Ariz.] 1972.

Dynamics of Southwest prehistory /
ISBN: 0817353518 OCLC: 680620794

University of Alabama Press, Tuscaloosa : 2006.

Emerging from a School of American Research, this work reviews the general status of archaeological knowledge in 9 key regions of the Southwest to examine broader questions of cultural development, which affected the Southwest as a whole, and to consider an overall conceptual model of the prehistoric Southwest after the advent of sedentism.