23. A Vertebrate Faunal Analysis Coding System, with North American Taxonomy and dBase Support Programs and Procedures (Version 3.3)

Author(s): Brian S. Shaffer, Barry W. Baker



Presentation of the constructs for a logical and hierarchal vertebrate coding system for use in the analysis of faunal remains from archaeological sites. FACS consists of a series of numeric codes for recording information on 24 attributes for each faunal specimen.

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Publication Information:

Publisher: Museum of Anthropology

Month of Publication: January

Year of Publication: 1992

Location: Ann Arbor, MI

# of Pages: 110

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Price: $12

ISBN: 978-0-915703-28-9

Monograph Series / Number: Technical Reports, 23