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

Menzies, Gavin, (author.). Hudson, Ian, 1979- (author.).
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  • 6 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM E103 .M46 2013 (Text) 00000105798219 Browsing Collection Available -
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  Jean Becher, Friends of the Library Benefactor, 2013

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  • ISBN: 9780062236753
  • ISBN: 006223675X
  • Physical Description: viii, 308 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2013]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-284) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Timeline of world civilizations -- Across oceans before Columbus. Prologue: 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. Genetic evidence ; In search of lost civilizations ; 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 ; Eastern Seaboard ; Nova Cataia : the island of seven cities ; Pacific Coast of North America ; Stone Age sailors : the "Windover Bog" people of Florida -- Conclusion: Who discovered America?
Summary, etc.:
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.
Subject: Explorers > America > History.
Explorers > North America > History.
America > Discovery and exploration > Pre-Columbian.
America > Discovery and exploration > Chinese.
North America > Discovery and exploration.
Bering Land Bridge.
Ocean travel > History.
America > Antiquities.

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