Some suggested readings:
Geology of Michigan by John A. Dorr, Donald F. Eschman
The Archaeology of
Stone Age Spear and Arrow Points of the Midcontinental
Beneath the Inland Seas: Michigan's Underwater Archaeological Heritage, edited by State Archaeologist John R. Halsey and State Maritime Archaeologist Wayne R. Lusardi,
Archaeologists Dig for Clues by Kate Duke is a great introductory book for kids ages 5 to 9.
In Small Things Forgotten: An Archaeology of Early American Life by James Deetz
The above books may be found at www.amazon.com or in many public libraries.
The Cater Site: The Archaeology, History, Artifacts and Activities at This Early 19th Century Midland County Site. Edited by Dr. David J. Frurip.
Invaded on all Sides; The Story of Michiganís Greatest Battlefield By Ralph Naveaux a 400 pg book on the River Raisin Battlefield is available at the Monroe County Historical Museum
Many publications on the archaeology and history of the Mackinac area are available on the website including Keys to the Past by Dr. Lynn Evens
Several important publications on Great Lakes Archaeology are available from The University of Michigan Museum of Anthropology Publications
The Archaeological Society of Ohio has several books, video tapes and magazines for sale.
The London Chapter of the Ontario Archaeological Society also has several fine publications.
are also back issues of the "Michigan
for sale. They are also available through some libraries. These
journals are an invaluable part of understanding the prehistory of the