Ancient America: Fifty Archaeological Sites to See for by Kenneth L. Feder

By Kenneth L. Feder

Presenting “the genuine deal” of yankee antiquity—as against the hyped fare of many cable television shows—Kenneth Feder invitations readers to discover the beautiful technological, architectural, engineering, and creative achievements of America’s first peoples.

Part commute advisor, half pleasant reference, Ancient America showcases fifty iconic and publicly-accessible websites positioned around the contiguous United States—including huge pyramids of earth, “castles” ensconced in cliff niches, and immense rock paintings galleries. one of the locations profiled are 4 international background websites (Chaco Canyon, NM; Mesa Verde, CO; Cahokia, IL; Poverty aspect, LA); a number of old Landmarks and nationwide Monuments (including Crystal River, FL; city Creek Mound, NC; Casa Grande, AZ; and Hovenweep, UT); and stunningly different websites starting from Serpent Mound (OH) and Horsethief Lake (WA) to Canyon de Chelly (AZ) and 9 Mile Canyon (UT).

In addition to useful customer info, Feder tells the interesting tales of every web site as published by means of archaeological examine. Introductory chapters delve into the deep prior of local the United States; historic and cultural info in addition to unique images around out the location entries. Readers could be encouraged to go to those extraordinary areas the place the earlier keeps to resonate within the present.

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