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The Resource Who Discovered America?

Who Discovered America?

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Who Discovered America?
Title
Who Discovered America?
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Gavin Menzies and Ian Hudson
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eng
Summary
Greatly expanding on his blockbuster 1421, distinguished historian Gavin Menzies uncovers the complete untold history of how mankind came to the Americas—offering new revelations and a radical rethinking of the accepted historical record in Who Discovered America?The iconoclastic historian's magnum opus, Who Discovered America? calls into question our understanding of how the American continents were settled, shedding new light on the well-known "discoveries" of European explorers, including Christopher Columbus. In Who Discovered America? he combines meticulous research and an adventurer's spirit to reveal astounding new evidence of an ancient Asian seagoing tradition—most notably the Chinese—that dates as far back as 130,000 years ago.Menzies offers a revolutionary new alternative to the "Beringia" theory of how humans crossed a land bridge connecting Asia and North America during the last Ice Age, and provides a wealth of staggering claims, that hold fascinating and astonishing implications for the history of mankind
Summary
Combining in-depth research with an adventurer's spirit to present a radical rethinking and new revelations relating to the Beringia theory of how humans discovered, explored, and settled the American continent
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  • Menzies, Gavin
  • Hudson, Ian
Dewey number
910
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1979
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Hudson, Ian
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  • History
  • Nonfiction
Target audience
adult
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the untold history of the peopling of the Americas
Label
Who Discovered America?
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Publication
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
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electronic
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9780062236777
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optical disk
Label
Who Discovered America?
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:f713f0c7-cc8c-46d3-a54d-7e39a1b19c68
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
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electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062236777
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Specific material designation
optical disk

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