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America"s first civilization

Michael D. Coe

America"s first civilization

by Michael D. Coe

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Published by McClelland and Stewart in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Olmecs

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 153.

    Statementby Michael D. Coe ; consultant: Richard B. Woodbury.
    SeriesThe Smithsonian library, Smithsonian library
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1219 C7569
    The Physical Object
    Pagination159 p. :
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17354369M

    In fact, the region of Columbia and Panama were among the first places that Blacks were spotted by the first Spanish explorers to the Americas. From the archeological evidence gathered both in West Africa and Meso-America, there is reason to believe that the African Negritics who founded or influenced the Olmec civilization came from West Africa.   “America’s First Daughter brings a turbulent era to vivid life. All the conflicts and complexities of the Early Republic are mirrored in Patsy’s story. It’s breathlessly exciting and heartbreaking by turns-a personal and political page-turner.” (Donna Thorland, author of The Turncoat)Reviews: 4K.

      From the time Europeans arrived on American shores, the frontier—the edge territory between white man’s civilization and the untamed natural world—became a shared space of . The Shocking Savagery of America’s Early History And yet somehow amid the merciless massacres were elements that gave birth to the rudiments of civilization—or in Bailyn’s evocative.

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