Re: Crossing the Pacific (long message)

William Loker (wloker@FACULTYPO.CSUCHICO.EDU)
Wed, 30 Oct 1996 09:05:00 PST

Thanks, Mike Salvoesh, for your interesting post on transpacific contact.
I once had an arche seminar on prehistoric contact and trade and wanted
to pursue trans-pacific contact as a paper topic, but was discouraged
from doing so because the topic was considered outre'.

There must be a way to chemically source tin to see if Chinese bronzes
have Bolivian tin in them. Has this ever been done?

Ron Bishop at the Smithsonian, are you out there?

Bill Loker