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Digging up America.

Author: Frank C Hibben; James H. Sutton Jr. and Sylvia Leal Carvajal Collection.
Publisher: New York, Hill and Wang [1960]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Non-technical account of the findings of archaeologists in America within the past century.
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Hibben, Frank C. (Frank Cummings), 1910-2002.
Digging up America.
New York, Hill and Wang [1960]
(OCoLC)610215035
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank C Hibben; James H. Sutton Jr. and Sylvia Leal Carvajal Collection.
OCLC Number: 1246799
Description: 239 pages illustrations 22 cm
Contents: American beginnings --
How old is America? --
Radioactive time --
How did the Americans come? --
The first settlers --
Corn on the cob --
The mystery of the mounds --
Mound mystery solved --
Dams and diggers --
The ancient southwest --
Eskimo antiquity --
The mathematical Mayas --
Skulls and pyramids --
The Andean Incas.

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Non-technical account of the findings of archaeologists in America within the past century.

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