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The Cahokia Atlas, Revised

A Historical Atlas of Cahokia Archaeology, No. 2 (Studies in Archaeology)

by Melvin J. Fowler

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    Subjects:
  • History: World,
  • History,
  • Cahokia Mounds State Historic Park (Ill.),
  • History - U.S.,
  • Mississippian culture,
  • History: American,
  • Illinois,
  • Archaeology,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • Social Science / Archaeology,
  • Cahokia Mounds State Historic,
  • General,
  • American Bottom,
  • Atlases,
  • Excavations (Archaeology)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages267
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8526587M
    ISBN 100964488132
    ISBN 109780964488137

    Professor Timothy R. Pauketat illuminates the riveting discovery of the largest pre-Columbian city on U.S. soil. Once a flourishing metropolis of 20, people in , Cahokia had rotted away by Its earthen mounds near modern-day St. Louis reveal "woodhenges" and evidence of . The book The Native Americans states that “descendants of the mound-building Mississippians became the Chickasaws, the Seminoles, and the Choctaws.” Another source says that they were the ancestors of the Creek, the Cherokee, the Natchez, and others. Originally, Cahokia included earthen mounds.


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Melvin J. Fowler. Publisher. Illinois Transportation. Publication Date. Buy This Book. The Cahokia atlas: a historical atlas of Cahokia archaeology The Cahokia Atlas Fowler, The Cahokia Atlas L. (Melvin Leo), ; Illinois Historic Preservation Agency.

Publication date The Cahokia Atlas Cahokia Mounds State Historic Park (Ill.) Publisher Springfield, Ill.: Illinois Historic Preservation Agency CollectionPages: The manuscript contained only the materials that are now Chapters 1 through 8. These are The Cahokia Atlas description portions.

InChapters 9, 10, 11, and Appendix 1 were added. A number of The Cahokia Atlas have been made in this revised version of The Cahokia Atlas. These include much needed editorial revisions to correct inadvertent errors.

Cahokia Mounds: America's First City is a short, but interesting, book about Cahokia. It gives all the background you would need to get you up to speed on the developments at this site.

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It was as large as London in its day and was the capital of what Pauketat describes as. The Cahokia Atlas, Revised: A Historical Atlas of Cahokia Archaeology, No. The Cahokia Atlas (Studies in Archaeology) by Melvin J. Fowler Paperback | Illinois Transportation | Pub. Date: ISBN: | ISBN More Details Similar Books»Compare Prices» Add to Wish List.

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Louis, historic park lies in western Illinois between East St. Louis and Collinsville. The park covers 2, acres ( ha), or about square miles (9 km 2), and contains Governing body: Illinois Historic Preservation Agency.

Biloine Whiting Young is the author of six books, including Grand Avenue: The Renaissance of an Urban Street. Melvin L. Fowler, professor of anthropology, emeritus, at the University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee, is the author of The Cahokia Atlas: A Historical.

THE CAHOKIA ATLAS: A HISTORICAL ATLAS OF CAHOKIA ARCHAEOLOGY. (Revised edition of the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency edition).

University of Illinois Press, Urbana. Fowler, Melvin L., Editor b CAHOKIA ARCHAEOLOGY: FIELD REPORTS. Illinois State Museum Research Series, No. Springfield. Cahokia is a village in St. Clair County, Illinois, United is located east of the Mississippi River in the Greater St.

Louis metropolitan area. As of the census, 15, people lived in the village, a decline f in Country: United States. Cahokia refers to the location where Mississippian culture thrived before European explorers landed in the Americas.

From about CE to CE, this site flourished and was once one of the greatest cities in the world. The early Native American cultural hub once boasted a wide variety of edifices, including everything from monumental structures to basic homes for practical : The Cahokia Atlas: A Historical Atlas of Cahokia Archaeology.

Illinois Historic Preservation Agency, Springfield, Illinois. The Ancient Skies and Sky Watchers of Cahokia. The Wisconsin Archaeologist 77(3/4) Fowler, Melvin L., Jerome Rose, Barbara Vander Leest, and Steven R. Ahler The Mound 72 Area: Dedicated and Sacred Space in.

b The Temple Town Community: Cahokia and Amalucan Compared. In: URBANIZATION OF THE AMERICAS FROM ITS BEGINNINGS TO THE PRESENT. Richard P. Schaedel, Jorge Hardoy, and Nora Scott Kinzer, editors.

THE CAHOKIA ATLAS: A HISTORICAL ATLAS OF CAHOKIA ARCHAEOLOGY. (Revised edition of the Discover librarian-selected research resources on Cahokia from the Questia online library, including full-text online books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more. Home» Browse» Sociology and Anthropology» Archaeology» Cahokia.

Cahokia Cahokia: Selected full-text books and articles. Prehistoric Illinois. Alton Telegraph, April 1,p. Alton, Illinois. a Untitled article. Alton Telegraph, Februp. Cahokia was a massive city built by an American Indian civilization around the year CE on the east coast of the Mississippi River, near what is now St.

Louis. The author of this book describes it as 3, acres of great pyramids, spacious plazas, thatched-roofed temples, houses. Cahokia is not bad by any means, and it certainly is not the dry scientific account of archaeological investigations that many will fear. But the book is not an engrossing narrative and actually spends little time trying to help readers visualize day to day life at perhaps America’s most impressive prehistoric mound center.

Cahokia's emergence and decline coincided with shifts of flood frequency on the Mississippi River. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (20) Munoz SE, Schroeder S, Fike DA, and Williams JW. A record of sustained prehistoric and. The Cahokia Atlas Revised: a Historical Atlas of Cahokia Archaeology.

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Location of snake mounds and other large man-made land mounds. Cahokia Mounds, an ancient series of man-made pdf built by Native Americans starting about 1, years ago, were part of one of the largest cities in in the world, Cahokia.

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