An Archaeology of Desperation
Exploring the Donner Party's Alder Creek Camp
Published by: University of Oklahoma Press
Imprint: University of Oklahoma Press
408 Pages | 6 x 9 | 49 b&w illus., 8 maps
Kelly J. Dixon is Associate Professor of Anthropology at the University of Montana and author of Boomtown Saloons: Archaeology and History in Virginia City.
Julie M. Schablitsky is Senior Research Archaeologist at the Museum of Natural and Cultural History, University of Oregon, and the editor of Box Office Archaeology: Refining Hollywood’s Portrayals of the Past.
Shannon A. Novak is Associate Professor of Anthropology at the Maxwell School, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York, and author of House of Mourning: A Biocultural History of the Mountain Meadows Massacre.