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

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  • 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 It brings together articles that have appeared in The Bulletin of Primitive Technology, integrated with previously unpublished sections.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.

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ABOUT THE BULLETIN

For 25 years (1991-2015), The Bulletin of Primitive Technology was the voice of experimenters, practitioners, teachers and hobbyists in the fields of experimental/experiential archaeology and primitive technology. The Backtracks office was involved in the production of every issue.

OUR PURPOSE

The purpose of

          The Bulletin of Primitive Technology is to:

1 - Promote the practice and teaching of

      primitive skills.

2 - Foster communication between teachers

      and practitioners.

3 - Set standards for authenticity, ethics,

      and quality.

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