Chapters include topics such as: Foundation Skills, Making Things Fly, Shelter, More About Stone Tools, Regional Perspectives in Primitive Technology and Experimental Archaeology, Other Musings.
A View To The Past: Experience and Experiment
By Scott Jones. A View to the Past Experience and Experiment in Primitive Technology is the collected work of primitive technologist and archaeologist Scott Jones. It brings together articles that have appeared in The Bulletin of Primitive Technology, integrated with previously unpublished sections. It combines basic skills, advanced techniques, experimental methods and thought pieces as expressed through more than twenty years (at the time of publication) of experience in primitve technology. A subsequent book, Postcards to the Past: Context and Continuity in Primitive Technology, is also available.