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The Cambridge history of the native peoples of the Americas.

Author: Bruce G TriggerWilcomb E WashburnRichard E W AdamsFrank SalomonMurdo J MacLeodAll authors
Publisher: Cambridge, England ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1996-2000.
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Publisher description: The Cambridge History of the Native Peoples of the Americas, Volume II: Mesoamerica (Part One), gives a comprehensive and authoritative overview of all the important native civilizations of the Mesoamerican area, beginning with archaeological discussions of paleoindian, archaic and preclassic societies and continuing to the present. Fully illustrated and engagingly written, the book is divided  Read more...
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Cambridge history of the native peoples of the Americas.
Cambridge, England ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1996-2000
(OCoLC)742917891
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bruce G Trigger; Wilcomb E Washburn; Richard E W Adams; Frank Salomon; Murdo J MacLeod; Stuart B Schwartz
ISBN: 0521344409 9780521344401 0521573920 9780521573924 0521573939 9780521573931 0521652057 9780521652056 0521351650 9780521351652 0521652049 9780521652049 0521333938 9780521333931 0521630754 9780521630757 0521630762 9780521630764
OCLC Number: 33359444
Description: 3 volumes in 6 : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: v. 1. North America / edited by Bruce G. Trigger and Wilcomb E. Washburn (2 parts) ----
v. 2. Mesoamerica / edited by Richard E.W. Adams, Murdo J. Macleod (2 parts) ----
v. 3. South America / edited by Stuart Schwartz and Frank Salomon (2 parts).
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This book provides the first comprehensive history of the Native Peoples of North America from their arrival in the western hemisphere to the present.  Read more...

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