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Experiments in the use of atlatl weights

TitleExperiments in the use of atlatl weights
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1960
AuthorsPEETS, O. H.
JournalAmerican Antiquity
PublisherSociety for American Archaeology
Place PublishedWashington DC
Type of Articlearticle
Publication LanguageEnglish
ISSN Number0002-7316

J. Whittaker: Weight makes no difference to distance of cast. Weights probably for balance of spear on hand. [Motion not described, but inaccuracy mentioned. Recognized problems of consistency in throwing, but sample size is not mentioned.]