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By Christopher L. Pastore

Christopher Pastore strains how Narragansett Bay’s ecology formed the contours of ecu habitation, alternate, and source use, and the way littoral settlers in flip, over centuries, remodeled a marshy fractal of water and earth right into a basically outlined sea coast, which proved much less in a position to take up the blows of human initiative and usual variation.

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