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5 The Location of Sites Related to the Nenana Complex. 6 Artifacts from the Jay Creek Ridge Site. 7 Artifacts Typologically Ascribed to the Nenana Complex. P Settlement at Monte Verde. P Levels at Monte Verde. 3 Possible Pleistocene Age Artifacts Recovered from Pedra Furada, Brazil, ca. P. 1 Residue Analysis of the Fluted Projectile Points from Eastern Beringia. 2 Some of the Fluted Projectile Points Analyzed in this Study. 3 Northern Distribution of Fluted Point Locales. 1 Northeastern Asia and Northwestern North America, Illustrating Early Holocene Distribution of Significant Traditions.

For example, in the United States of America one way of life came to an end and another began with the industrial revolution. Many Americans are the direct descendents of late Iron Age agriculturalists who migrated to the Americas from Europe, but the tools and economic system in use today are dramatically different from those of their ancestors. These immigrants would feel as uncomfortable in our world as contemporary Americans would in theirs. Thus, we would consider the Iron Age a tradition different from the tradition of the Industrial Revolution, even though the people employing these traditions were genetically and culturally linked.

Although many researchers agree that these two ice sheets joined in western Canada, some suggest that this was a very brief event and that the ice soon withdrew, leaving a relatively narrow strip of unglaciated land between these huge glaciers. ). Page 22 further theorize that this narrow corridor would have provided an avenue through which plants, animals, and humans could have passed from Beringia into other unglaciated regions of North America. Other species could have moved from south to north through the corridor.

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