The following paper shows history of relationship between human activities and plant utilization in the precolonial Antilles. It is an overview, and these periods were contemporary with the very long times between Jomon and Edo periods in Japan. Some starch studies were partially shown in this paper.
- Jiménez, J.R.P. 2013. Human-plant dynamics in the precolonial Antilles: a synthetic update. The Oxford Handbook of Caribbean Archaeology (W. F. Keegan, C. L. Hofman,R. R. Ramos eds.), 391-406. Oxford University Press, New York. DOI: 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780195392302.013.0112