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Prehistoric Maritime Domain and Brazilian Shellmounds

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For at least six thousand years, the Brazilian coast has been explored extensively by different fishing communities. This article deals with the fishing-gatherer societies as coastal communities proposing an interface between shell sites archaeology and maritime anthropology.

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Wagner, G. and da Silva, L. (2014) Prehistoric Maritime Domain and Brazilian Shellmounds. Archaeological Discovery, 2, 1-5. doi: 10.4236/ad.2014.21001.


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