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A Prehistory of South America
Language: en
Pages: 560
Authors: Jerry D. Moore
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-09 - Publisher: University Press of Colorado

A Prehistory of South America is an overview of the ancient and historic native cultures of the entire continent of South America based on the most recent archaeological investigations. This accessible, clearly written text is designed to engage undergraduate and begining graduate studens in anthropology. For more than 12,000 years,
Mysteries of Ancient South America
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Harold T. Wilkins
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Adventures Unlimited Press

The reprint of Wilkin's classic book on the megaliths and mysteries of South America. This book predates Wilkin's book Secret Cities of Old South America published in 1952. Mysteries of Ancient South America was first published in 1947 and is considered a classic book of its kind. With diagrams, photographs
Anadenanthera
Language: en
Pages: 340
Authors: Constantino M Torres, David B Repke
Categories: Health & Fitness
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-11 - Publisher: Routledge

A multidisciplinary study of pre-Columbian South America—centering on the psychoactive plant genus Anadenanthera As cultures formed and evolved in pre-Columbian South America, Anadenanthera became one of the most widely used shamanic inebriants. Anadenanthera: Visionary Plant of Ancient South America is more than a comprehensive reference on shamanic visionary substances; it
The A to Z of Ancient South America
Language: en
Pages: 259
Authors: Martin Giesso
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press

The earliest settlers arrived in South America more than 12,000 years ago. These settlers and their descendants populated and adapted to South America's varied geographic regions. From the continent's vast grasslands of central Argentina to the large river basins of the Amazon, and from the high Andean mountains to Tierra
Ancient Scripts in South America
Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: Clyde Winters
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-11 - Publisher: CreateSpace

Ancient Scripts in South America is about the history of writing in South America. This is the first book to discuss and explain the long history of writing in Brazil, Bolivia and Peru. It explains how the Sumerians, came to Bolivia-Peru in search of minerals, and named the new mining