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Horticulture and Gardening

An Archaeological Bibliography


Gardening and Hoe

Gardening and Hoe

Cliff Hutson

This bibliography has been assembled as part of the About.com Guide to Horticulture and part of the Topic Bibliographies in Archaeology.

Arzigian, Constance M. 1987. The emergence of horticultural economies in Southwestern Wisconsin. In Emergent Horticultural Economies of the Eastern Woodlands. William F. Keegan, ed. Pp. 217-242. Carbondale: Center for Archaeological Investigations, Occasional Paper No. 7, Southern Illinois University.

Barlow, K. R. 2002. Predicting Maize Agriculture among the Fremont: An Economic Comparison of Farming and Foraging in the American Southwest. American Antiquity 67(1):65-88.

Braun, David P. 1987. Coevolution of sedentism, pottery technology, and horticulture in the Central Midwest, 200 B.C. - A.D. 600. In Emergent Horticultural Economies of the Eastern Woodlands . William F. Keegan, ed. Pp. 153-181. Carbondale: Center for Archaeological Investigations, Occasional Paper No. 7, Southern Illinois University.

Conard, N. and et al. 1984. Accelerator radiocarbon dating of evidence for prehistoric horticulture in Illinois. Nature 308:443-446.

Conard, W. and et al. 1983. Prehistoric horticulture in Illinois: Accelerator radiocarbon dating of the evidence . Center for American Archaeology, Archaeobotanical Laboratory #54

Cowan, C. W. 1978. The prehistoric use and distribution of maygrass in eastern North America: cultural and phytogeographical implications. In The nature and status of ethnobotany. Anthropological Papers. Richard I. Ford, ed. Pp. 263-288. Ann Arbor: Museum of Anthropology, University of Michigan.

Cowan, C. Wesley. 1985. Understanding the evolution of plant husbandry in eastern North America: lessons from botany, ethnography and archaeology. In Ford, Richard I. Prehistoric food production in North America. Ann Arbor, Museum of Anthropology, University of Michigan. Anthropological Papers.

Cowan, C. W. and Bruce D. Smith. 1993. New perspectives on a wild gourd in eastern North America. Journal of Ethnobiology 13:17-54.

Crites, Gary D. 1993. Domesticated sunflower in Fifth Millennium B.P temporal context: New evidence from middle Tennessee. American Antiquity 58(1):146-148.

Crites, Gary D. and R. D. Terry. 1984. Nutritive value of maygrass, Phalaris caroliniana. Economic Botany 38:114-120.

Dickinson, Dennis. 1968. A Selected and Annotated Bibliography on Wild Rice. Plains Anthropologist 13(40):90-99.

Diehl, Michael W. 1996. The intensity of maize processing and production in upland Mogollon pithouse villages A.D. 200-1000. American Antiquity 61(1):102-115.

Dominguez, Steven. 2002. Optimal gardening strategies: Meximing the input and retention of water in prehsitoric gridded fields in north central New Mexico. World Archaeology 34(1):131-163.

Ford, Richard I. 1981. Gardening and farming before A.D. 1000: patterns of prehistoric cultivation north of Mexico. Journal of Ethnobiology 16-27.

Foster, H. T. I. 2003. Dynamic optimization of horticulture among the Muscogee Creek Indians of the southeastern United States. Journal of Anthropological Archaeology 22(4):411-424.

Fowler, Melvin L. 1971. Agriculture and village settlement in the North American East: the Central Mississippi Valley Area, a case history. In Prehistoric Agriculture . Stuart Struever, ed. Pp. 391-403. Garden City: Natural History Press.

Fowler, Melvin L. 1971. The origin of plant cultivation in the Central Mississippi Valley Area: a hypothesis. In Prehistoric Agriculture . Stuart Struever, ed. Pp. 122-128. Garden City: Natural History Press.

Fritz, Gayle J. and Bruce D. Smith. 1988 Old collections and new technology: Documenting the domestication of chenopodium in Eastern North America. Midcontinental Journal of Archaeology 13(1):1-25.

Gunnerson, Dolores A. 1972. Man and bison on the plains in the Protohistoric period. Plains Anthropologist 17(55):1-10.

Haberman, Thomas W. 1986. Comment on McKean Plant Food Utilization. Plains Anthropologist 31(113):237-240.

Hockett, Bryan S. 1998. Sociopolitical meaning of faunal remains from Baker Village. American Antiquity 63(2):289-302.

Jashemski, Wilhelmina F. 1979. The Gardens of Pompeii: Herculaneum and the Villas Destroyed by Vesuvius . New Rochelle NY: Caratzas Brothers.

Jones, Glynis. 2005. Garden cultivation of staple crops and its implications for settlement location and continuity. World Archaeology 37(2):164-176.

Katzenberg, M. A., Henry P. Schwarcz, Martin Knyf, and F. J. Melbye. 1995. Stable isotope evidence for maize horticulture and paleodiet in southern Ontario, Canada. American Antiquity 60(2):335-350.

Leone, Mark P., James M. Harmon, and Jessica L. Neuwirth. 2005. Perspective and surveillance in eighteenth-century Maryland gardens, including William Paca's Garden on Wye island. H istorical Archaeology 39(4):138-158.

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