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Lessons from Chaco Canyon

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Science  03 Nov 2000:
Vol. 290, Issue 5493, pp. 941-943
DOI: 10.1126/science.290.5493.941

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Anasazi America Seventeen Centuries on the Road from Center Place. David E. Stuart. University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, 2000. 265 pp. $29.95. ISBN 0-8263-2178-X. Paper, $15.95. ISBN 0-8263-2179-8.

In this narrative account of the gradual rise and rapid decline of the Chaco Anasazi, Stuart highlights the potential implications for modern societies of the contrasting fates of the Anasazi and their Pueblo descendants.