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Cahokia : ancient America's great city on the Mississippi / Timothy R. Pauketat.

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola 977.386 PAU (Text) 33118000181681 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
Flora-Monroe Twp PL - Flora 977.389 PAU (Text) 50825010603834 Non-Fiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial 977.386 PAUKETAT (Text) 33946003117798 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780143117476
  • ISBN: 0143117475
  • Physical Description: 194 pages : illustrations, map ; 19 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2010.

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General Note:
Originally published: New York : Viking, 2009.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The mother of Native North America -- Supernova -- Walking into Cahokia -- The original rolling stones -- Ghosts of archaeologists -- Discovery at Mound 72 -- Twin heroes -- American Indian royalty -- Digging for the goddess -- Wrestling with the gods -- Treasure maps of the past -- High plains drifting.
Summary, etc.:
An anthropologist examines a Native American city that flourished along the Mississippi River near present-day St. Louis almost a thousand years ago, describing evidence of a once-powerful society that had been abandoned by 1400.
Subject: Mississippian culture > Illinois > Cahokia Mounds State Historic Park.
Excavations (Archaeology) > Illinois > Cahokia Mounds State Historic Park.
Cahokia Mounds State Historic Park (Ill.)
American Bottom (Ill.) > Antiquities.
Excavations (Archaeology) > Illinois > Cahokia Mounds State Historic Park.

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