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Voyagers to the New World

Author: Nigel Davies
Publisher: New York : Morrow, 1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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Examines various theories about the origins of the pre-Columbian inhabitants of the Americas and the possibility that their development was influenced by other cultures and civilizations.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Davies, Nigel, 1920-
Voyagers to the New World.
New York : Morrow, 1979
(OCoLC)656490195
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nigel Davies
ISBN: 0688033962 9780688033965
OCLC Number: 5039378
Description: ix, 287 pages, [10] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: A perennial problem --
The northern trail --
Man and maize --
America's first capitalists --
The eastern ocean --
White gods with black faces --
Pharaohs and Phoenicians --
Worlds in confusion --
Polynesian perspectives --
The Vinland Vikings --
Cause and effect.
Responsibility: Nigel Davies.

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Examines various theories about the origins of the pre-Columbian inhabitants of the Americas and the possibility that their development was influenced by other cultures and civilizations.

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