By Kenneth L. Feder
Part trip advisor, half pleasant reference,Ancient America showcases fifty iconic and publicly-accessible websites positioned around the contiguous United States—including enormous pyramids of earth, “castles” ensconced in cliff niches, and huge rock paintings galleries. one of the areas profiled are 4 international historical past websites (Chaco Canyon, NM; Mesa Verde, CO; Cahokia, IL; Poverty element, LA); quite a few ancient Landmarks and nationwide Monuments (including Crystal River, FL; city Creek Mound, NC; Casa Grande, AZ; and Hovenweep, UT); and stunningly varied websites starting from Serpent Mound (OH) and Horsethief Lake (WA) to Canyon de Chelly (AZ) and 9 Mile Canyon (UT).
In addition to useful customer info, Feder tells the interesting tales of every website as published through archaeological examine. Introductory chapters delve into the deep previous of local the United States; old and cultural information in addition to unique images around out the location entries. Readers may be encouraged to go to those amazing areas the place the prior keeps to resonate within the present.
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