Camáhogne's chronology: The radiocarbon settlement sequence on Grenada, West Indies

  title={Cam{\'a}hogne's chronology: The radiocarbon settlement sequence on Grenada, West Indies},
  author={Jonathan A. Hanna},
  journal={Journal of Anthropological Archaeology},
  • Jonathan A. Hanna
  • Published 1 September 2019
  • Geography
  • Journal of Anthropological Archaeology
Abstract The pre-Columbian colonization of the Caribbean islands is typically described as a “stepping-stone” pattern moving from South America northward, with the southernmost island of Grenada (Eastern Caribbean) as the first “step.” This paper examines the extant radiocarbon sequence associated with fourteen pre-Columbian sites on Grenada, ranging from the Archaic to early French colonial periods (∼1500 BC - AD 1650). Where possible, sample ranges were refined with Bayesian methods, and… 
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