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1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus
1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus
by Charles C. Mann
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Charles C. Mann has pulled off an impressive feat — a scholarly, thorough work of history that's almost compulsively readable. In 1491, he summarizes and examines the last thirty years of research into the pre-Columbian Americas, and comes to some... (read more)

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Ancient Mexico & Central America: Archaeology and Culture History
Ancient Mexico & Central America: Archaeology and Culture History
by Susan Toby Evans
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This authoritative book explores every aspect of pre-Columbian Mesoamerica, from Paleo-Indian times to the sixteenth century. It provides overviews of the best-known regional cultures, such as those of the Olmecs, Maya, Zapotecs, and Aztecs, as well as... (read more)

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The Seventy Great Mysteries of the Ancient World: Unlocking the Secrets of Past Civilizations
The Seventy Great Mysteries of the Ancient World: Unlocking the Secrets of Past Civilizations
by Brian M Fagan
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Grouped by their relation to mythology, the stone age, ancient civilizations, tombs and treasures, ancient scripts, and the fall of civilizations, seventy chapters discuss mysteries dealing with ancient figures, legendary places, human evolution... (read more)

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These Were the Greeks
These Were the Greeks
by H D Amos
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History of Ancient Egypt #1: A History of Ancient Egypt: From the First Farmers to the Great Pyramid
History of Ancient Egypt #1: A History of Ancient Egypt: From the First Farmers to the Great Pyramid
by John Romer
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The ancient world comes to life in the first volume in a two book series on the history of Egypt, spanning the first farmers to the construction of the pyramids. Famed archaeologist John Romer draws on a lifetime of research to tell one... (read more)

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The Farfarers: Before the Norse
The Farfarers: Before the Norse
by Farley Mowat
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The Ancient City: Life in Classical Athens and Rome
The Ancient City: Life in Classical Athens and Rome
by Peter Connolly
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Standing with Stones: A Photographic Journey Through Megalithic Britain & Ireland
Standing with Stones: A Photographic Journey Through Megalithic Britain & Ireland
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Some megalithic sites, like Stonhenge and Newgrange, are well researched and often visited, while others, such as Fernworthy and Bleasdale, are barely known. From stone circles and henges to long barrows and cairns, our distant ancestors adapted and... (read more)

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Forbidden Archeology
Forbidden Archeology
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The Murder of King Tut: The Plot to Kill the Child King - A Nonfiction Thriller
The Murder of King Tut: The Plot to Kill the Child King - A Nonfiction Thriller
by James Patterson
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When my mother, Angela, was six years old, she felt sorry for the Baby Jesus in the Christmas crib at St. Joseph's Church near School House Lane where she lived....* * * * Frank McCourt's Pulitzer Prize-winning memoir Angela's Ashes is a modern classic... (read more)

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Maya Cosmos
Maya Cosmos
by David Freidel
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Teotihuacan: An Experiment in Living
Teotihuacan: An Experiment in Living
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This book is the first comprehensive study and reinterpretation of the unique arts of Teotihuacan, including architecture, sculpture, mural painting, and ceramics. Comparing the arts of Teotihuacan - not previously judged "artistic" - with those of... (read more)

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Cahokia: Ancient America's Great City on the Mississippi
Cahokia: Ancient America's Great City on the Mississippi
by Timothy R Pauketat
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The fascinating story of a lost city and an unprecedented American civilization While Mayan and Aztec civilizations are widely known and documented, relatively few people are familiar with the largest prehistoric Native American city north of Mexico-a... (read more)

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Popol Vuh : The Definitive Edition Of The Mayan Book Of The Dawn Of Life And The Glories Of Gods and Kings
Popol Vuh : The Definitive Edition Of The Mayan Book Of The Dawn Of Life And The Glories Of Gods and Kings
by Dennis Tedlock
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andlt;Iandgt;Carlos Fuentes Popol Vuhandlt;/Iandgt; is one of the great books about the creation of the world. It is the Mayan Bible.... (read more)

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Discoveries: Celts (Discoveries)
Discoveries: Celts (Discoveries)
by Christiane Eluere
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Nefertiti: Egypt's Sun Queen
Nefertiti: Egypt's Sun Queen
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Temples, Tombs, & Hieroglyphs: A Popular History of Ancient Egypt
Temples, Tombs, & Hieroglyphs: A Popular History of Ancient Egypt
by Barbara Mertz
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James A. Ford and the Growth of Americanist Archaeology
James A. Ford and the Growth of Americanist Archaeology
by Michael J Obrien
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Michael J. O'Brien is Professor of Anthropology at the University of Missouri-Columbia, where he is also Director of the Museum of Anthropology and Associate Dean for the College of Arts and Science. He is the author of numerous books, including The... (read more)

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Origins and Revolutions: Human Identity in Earliest Prehistory
Origins and Revolutions: Human Identity in Earliest Prehistory
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The Boy Behind the Mask: Meeting the Real Tutankhamun
The Boy Behind the Mask: Meeting the Real Tutankhamun
by Charlotte Booth
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The name of Tutankhamun brings to mind shining images of gold treasure, a secret tomb, and an ancient curse. However, the real history of the young king is surrounded by rumor and mystery. Alongside the vast riches miraculously discovered by Howard... (read more)

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