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The Mound-Builders (Classics Southeast Archaeology)

by Henry Shetrone

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Published by University Alabama Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • North American archaeology,
  • Mounds,
  • Grave goods,
  • Social Science,
  • History - U.S.,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • Sociology,
  • United States,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • Archaeology,
  • Social Science / Archaeology,
  • Burial,
  • Mound-builders

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages568
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8073695M
    ISBN 100817350861
    ISBN 109780817350864

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The Mound-Builders (Classics Southeast Archaeology) by Henry Shetrone Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Mound Builders tells the story of how myths about who built the indian mounds went viral in the 19th century. Silverberg reports on how the myths caught the public imagination and how they were gra I'm serious - five stars for a non-fiction book about the mound builders/5.

The Mound Builders traces the speculation surrounding these monuments and the scientific excavations which uncovered the history and culture of the ancient Americans who built them.

The mounds were constructed for religious and secular purposes some time between B.C. and A.D., and they have prompted curiosity and speculation from very Cited by: 9. The authors of those books, all scholars and archaeologists, claim that they have read Cayce s readings and found them inaccurate, plagiarized, or filled with errors and bizarre claims.

In Mound Builders, the authors begin by carefully evaluating the archaeologists scientific and scholarly assessments of Cayce/5(13). LibraryThing Review User Review - JustMe - LibraryThing.

The Mound Builders, by Robert Silverberg, is a fascinating history. The first two thirds of the book is devoted not to the mound builders themselves, but to the odyssey of American archeology /5(2). The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The Mound-Builders by Henry Shetrone at Barnes & Noble.

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Author: Henry Shetrone. The Mound Builders traces the speculation surrounding these monuments and the scientific excavations which uncovered the history and culture of the ancient Americans who built them. The mounds were constructed for religious and secular purposes some time between B.C.

and A.D., and they have prompted curiosity and speculation from very. Buy a cheap copy of The Mound Builders book by Robert Silverberg. In Illinois, the one-hundred-foot Cahokia Mound spreads impressively across sixteen acres, and as many as ten thousand more mounds dot the Ohio River Valley alone.

Free shipping over $Cited by: 9. The namesake cultural trait of the Mound Builders was the building of mounds and other earthworks. These burial and ceremonial structures were typically flat-topped pyramids or platform mounds, flat-topped or rounded cones, elongated ridges, and sometimes a variety of other were generally built as part of complex villages.

A Dan Josselyn Memorial Publication A classic resource on early knowledge of prehistoric mounds and the peoples who constructed them in the eastern United States.

With this accessible volume, Henry Clyde Shetrone made available to general readers the archaeological research data and conclusions concerning the ancient mounds and earthworks that dot the landscape of eastern North America.

Hopewell - Mound Builders Journal of James E. Talmage: Parallels of the Hopewell Culture as described by William C. Mills, Chief Archaeologist of Ohio, with the Book of Mormon. Tours. SHADOW ON THE SUN The Mound Builders, book 1 ZOE SAADIA Review by Roy Murry, Author Ms.

Saadia's native American series are enjoyable because she puts in extensive research into them. You can tell by the way the history into the prose is not opaque, but gently hidden in the native's conversations.

With little written history, she grabs the reader into a plausible story that of a great tribe /5. ‎The varying cultures collectively called Mound Builders were prehistoric inhabitants of North America who, during a 5,year period, constructed various styles of earthen mounds for religious and ceremonial, burial, and elite residential purposes.

These included the Pre-Columbian cultures of the A 3/5(2). Cosmology of Adena-Hopewell Mound Builders. Archaeologists have established that the cosmology expressed in Adena-Hopewell earthworks corresponds to that of the Native American tribes who inhabited the Eastern Woodlands at the time of historic European contact (Hall;Romain a).

This cosmology is divided into three interconnected worlds: the Above World of. Watch the FULL PLAYLIST (so far to date) here: Many Native American tribes still have Hebrew/Middle-Eastern linguistics/customs still p.

Get this from a library. The mound builders. [Robert Silverberg] -- Describes the findings of Smithsonian Institution scientists and other investigators regarding the Adena, Hopewell, and Temple Mound Peoples--the Mound Builders. Life-size figure executed for the Ohio State Museum--the first known attempt to scientifically portray the builders of the ancient mounds as they appeared in life.

This image was taken from Henry Clyde Shetrone's book The Mound-Builders, copyright The Mound Builders, by Robert Silverberg, is a fascinating history. The first two thirds of the book is devoted not to the mound builders themselves, but to the odyssey of /5(2).

As Bradley Lepper points out in his new introduction, "The Mound-Builders is a testament to Shetrone's success at working towards 'correlation and systematization' of data, as well as public education Shetrone was no armchair by: The Mound Builders: (Altered Landscapes).

USA has more thanartificial mounds between the great lakes and the Gulf of Mexico. (12) The varying cultures collectively called Mound Builders were prehistoric inhabitants of North America who, during a 5,year period, constructed various styles of earthen mounds for religious and ceremonial, burial, and elite residential purposes.

The Mound Builders traces the speculation surrounding the thousands of earthen mounds built across the Midwest some time between B.C. and A.D.

and the scientific excavations which uncovered the history and culture of the ancient Americans who built them. Ancient Mound Builders created thousands of sacred earthen structures all across America. These native Indian cultures flourished for years before the first settlers came, creating mysterious giant earthen shapes of birds, bears, snakes, and alligator mounds, along with great conical mounds that held the bones of their leaders and loved : iUniverse, Incorporated.

The Mound Builders Book Information Genre Historic First Appearance "Milhouse Doesn't Live Here Anymore" The Mound Builders is a book about the Indian tribe of the Mound Builders.

History After they had found a hidden Indian Burial Mound, Lisa read for Bart from the book that the Mound Builders worshipped turtles, badgers, snakes and other animals Appearances First Appearance: "Milhouse Doesn't Live Here Anymore".Givens' By the Hand of Mormon has pretty solid account of the shift in Smith's vision of Book of Mormon peoples from the Mound Builders to Mesoamerica, but there's no evidence for a Mound Builder setting in the text of the book14 August (UTC) The current information is WP:CITEd, you additions are WP:OR and not cited.