The Evolution of Chiefdoms

  title={The Evolution of Chiefdoms},
  author={Timothy K. Earle},
  journal={Current Anthropology},
  pages={84 - 88}
  • T. Earle
  • Published 1 February 1989
  • Philosophy
  • Current Anthropology
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