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The ancient American civilizations

Author: Friedrich Katz; K M Lois Simpson
Publisher: New York : Praeger, 1972.
Series: History of civilization (Praeger Publishers)
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Katz, Friedrich.
Ancient American civilizations.
New York : Praeger, 1972
(OCoLC)643524161
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Friedrich Katz; K M Lois Simpson
OCLC Number: 415325
Description: xvi, 386 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Foreword --
Ancient America : The sources --
The origins of the native population of America and of the American cultures --
The birth of agriculture in America --
The geographical setting of the ancient American cultures --
The advanced civilisations of Mesoamerica --
The end of the classic cultures --
The civilisations of the Middle Andes --
The post-classic cultures of America --
The first post-classic cultures of Mesoamerica --
The Aztecs --
The post-classic period in the Andean region --
The Inca --
Retrospect and comparison --
The end.
Series Title: History of civilization (Praeger Publishers)
Other Titles: Vorkolumbische Kulturen.
Responsibility: by Friedrich Katz ; translated by K.M. Lois Simpson.
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