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The Resource Who discovered America? : the untold history of the peopling of the Americas, Gavin Menzies, Ian Hudson

Who discovered America? : the untold history of the peopling of the Americas, Gavin Menzies, Ian Hudson

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Who discovered America? : the untold history of the peopling of the Americas
Title
Who discovered America?
Title remainder
the untold history of the peopling of the Americas
Statement of responsibility
Gavin Menzies, Ian Hudson
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
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
Dewey number
970.011
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1979-
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Hudson, Ian
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  • Ocean travel
  • Explorers
  • Explorers
  • America
  • North America
  • America
  • America
  • Bering Land Bridge
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Who discovered America? : the untold history of the peopling of the Americas, Gavin Menzies, Ian Hudson
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [255]-284) and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Contents
Timeline of world civilizations -- Across oceans before Columbus. Life at sea ; A land bridge too far ; Along the Silk Road ; Plants between continents ; European seafaring, 100,000 B.C. ; Mastery of the oceans before Columbus -- China in the Americas. The genetic evidence ; In search of lost civilizations ; The Olmec : the foundation culture of Central America ; Pyramids in Mexico and Central America ; Pyramid builders of South America -- China's explorations to the north. Kublai Khan's lost fleets ; The 1418 Chinese map of the world ; North Carolina and the Virginias ; The Eastern Seaboard ; Nova Cataia : the island of seven cities ; The Pacific Coast of North America ; Stone Age sailors : the "Windover Bog" people of Florida -- Conclusion: Who discovered America?
Control code
000052022493
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 308 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062292780
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
Label
Who discovered America? : the untold history of the peopling of the Americas, Gavin Menzies, Ian Hudson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [255]-284) and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Contents
Timeline of world civilizations -- Across oceans before Columbus. Life at sea ; A land bridge too far ; Along the Silk Road ; Plants between continents ; European seafaring, 100,000 B.C. ; Mastery of the oceans before Columbus -- China in the Americas. The genetic evidence ; In search of lost civilizations ; The Olmec : the foundation culture of Central America ; Pyramids in Mexico and Central America ; Pyramid builders of South America -- China's explorations to the north. Kublai Khan's lost fleets ; The 1418 Chinese map of the world ; North Carolina and the Virginias ; The Eastern Seaboard ; Nova Cataia : the island of seven cities ; The Pacific Coast of North America ; Stone Age sailors : the "Windover Bog" people of Florida -- Conclusion: Who discovered America?
Control code
000052022493
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 308 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062292780
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps

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