The Archaeology of Lower Central America (Advanced Seminar)
by Frederick W. Lange
Publisher: SAR Press
Edition: first, second printing - 1984
This book provides a much needed overview of the archaeological past, present, and future of lower Central America. It addresses questions such as why the region never produced complex societies like its neighbors to the north and south and takes up themes such as ecological adaptation and subsistence, trade, and sociopolitical development.