The Resource Kingdoms of gold, kingdoms of jade : the Americas before Columbus, Brian M. Fagan

Kingdoms of gold, kingdoms of jade : the Americas before Columbus, Brian M. Fagan

Label
Kingdoms of gold, kingdoms of jade : the Americas before Columbus
Title
Kingdoms of gold, kingdoms of jade
Title remainder
the Americas before Columbus
Statement of responsibility
Brian M. Fagan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A compelling account of pre-Columbian America covering topics such as history and mythology, archaeology and ethnography, all in a magnificent narrative of the rise and fall of America's ancient civilizations
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Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fagan, Brian M
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E58
LC item number
.F28 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians
  • Antiquities
  • Indians
  • Koninkrijken
  • Indianen
  • Prehistorie
  • Amérique
  • Indiens
  • America
  • America
  • Amérique
Label
Kingdoms of gold, kingdoms of jade : the Americas before Columbus, Brian M. Fagan
Link
https://archive.org/details/kingdomsofgoldki00faga
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 230-234) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The civilizations of 1492. The world of the fifth sun : the Aztecs of Mexico -- Land of the four quarters : the Incas of Peru -- The first Americans. The big-game hunters : Clovis and the bison hunters -- The fisherfolk : coastal peoples of the far west and north -- The farmers : the story of the miracle crops -- Civilizations of ancient Mesoamerica. The jaguar and the shaman : Olmecs of the Gulf Coast -- The gullet of the vision serpent: discovering the Maya -- Maya lords : classic Maya civilization -- Before the Aztecs : Monte Albán, Teotihuacan, and the Toltecs -- Civilizations of the Andes. The Chavin cult: the rise of Andean civilization -- The golden Moche : lords of Peru's north coast -- Before the Incas : Nazca, Tiwanaku, Huari, and Chimor -- Chiefdoms of North America. Pueblos and moundbuilders : cultures of the Southwest and East
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780500050620
Lccn
91065315
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)24682168
  • (OCoLC)ocm24682168
Label
Kingdoms of gold, kingdoms of jade : the Americas before Columbus, Brian M. Fagan
Link
https://archive.org/details/kingdomsofgoldki00faga
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 230-234) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The civilizations of 1492. The world of the fifth sun : the Aztecs of Mexico -- Land of the four quarters : the Incas of Peru -- The first Americans. The big-game hunters : Clovis and the bison hunters -- The fisherfolk : coastal peoples of the far west and north -- The farmers : the story of the miracle crops -- Civilizations of ancient Mesoamerica. The jaguar and the shaman : Olmecs of the Gulf Coast -- The gullet of the vision serpent: discovering the Maya -- Maya lords : classic Maya civilization -- Before the Aztecs : Monte Albán, Teotihuacan, and the Toltecs -- Civilizations of the Andes. The Chavin cult: the rise of Andean civilization -- The golden Moche : lords of Peru's north coast -- Before the Incas : Nazca, Tiwanaku, Huari, and Chimor -- Chiefdoms of North America. Pueblos and moundbuilders : cultures of the Southwest and East
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780500050620
Lccn
91065315
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)24682168
  • (OCoLC)ocm24682168

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