On Possible Sources of the Tobacco of Prehistoric Eastern North America

  title={On Possible Sources of the Tobacco of Prehistoric Eastern North America},
  author={Charles B. Heiser},
  journal={Current Anthropology},
  pages={54 - 56}
  • C. Heiser
  • Published 1 February 1992
  • Sociology
  • Current Anthropology
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