1491 Second Edition

Author: Charles C. Mann
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 9780307278180
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In this groundbreaking work of science, history, and archaeology, Charles C. Mann radically alters our understanding of the Americas before the arrival of Columbus in 1492.

Before Columbus

Author: Charles C. Mann
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1416949003
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Based on the startling revelations that the author presented in his adult-level 1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus, this book for young readers is a fascinating full-color journey into the world of the many advanced ...


Author: Charles C. Mann
Publisher: Granta Books
ISBN: 1783781424
Size: 62.19 MB
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Up until very recently it was believed that in 1491, the year before Columbus landed, the Americas, one-third of the earth's surface, were a near-pristine wilderness inhabited by small roaming bands of indigenous people.


Author: Charles C. Mann
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307596729
Size: 17.62 MB
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In 1493, Charles Mann gives us an eye-opening scientific interpretation of our past, unequaled in its authority and fascination. From the Hardcover edition.

Indian Givers

Author: Jack Weatherford
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 9780307717160
Size: 63.77 MB
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From the Trade Paperback edition.


Author: Felipe Fernandez-Armesto
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1408842920
Size: 35.21 MB
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Wars and witchcraft, plagues and persecutions, poetry and prophecy, science and magic, art and faith - all the glories and follies of the time are in this book.


Author: Gavin Menzies
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448154839
Size: 50.59 MB
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Revised and updated with new material - including evidence of an entire Chinese fleet wrecked on New Zealand's South Island - for this paperback edition, 1421 is a brilliant, epoch-making work of historical detection that radically alters ...

American Colonies

Author: Alan Taylor
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101075814
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A multicultural, multinational history of colonial America from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Internal Enemy and American Revolutions In the first volume in the Penguin History of the United States, edited by Eric Foner, Alan ...

First Generations

Author: Carol Berkin
Publisher: Hill and Wang
ISBN: 1466806117
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They were also - as traditional scholarship tends to omit - as important as men in shaping American culture and history. This remarkable work is a gripping portrait that gives early-American women their proper place in history.