The Hohokam of Southwest North America

@article{Bayman2001TheHO,
  title={The Hohokam of Southwest North America},
  author={James M. Bayman},
  journal={Journal of World Prehistory},
  year={2001},
  volume={15},
  pages={257-311}
}
  • James M. Bayman
  • Published 1 September 2001
  • History
  • Journal of World Prehistory
The Hohokam reached an apex of sociopolitical development between the twelfth and fifteenth centuries in the Sonoran Desert of North America. Hallmarks of the Hohokam tradition included red-on-buff pottery, large-scale canal irrigation agriculture, and monumental buildings, including ball courts, platform mounds, towers, and Great Houses. The development and elaboration of Hohokam society from their ceramic-producing predecessors during more than two millennia (ca. 1000 B.C. to A.D. 1450, or… Expand

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