Books tagged: precolumbian

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The Conflict of the Ages Teacher Edition V The Ancient World
Series: The Conflict of the Ages Homeschool Curriculum. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,520. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2016 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Teacher Edition with Review Questions, Vocabulary, projects, and answer keys. “We forget everything. What we remember is not what actually happened, not history, but merely that hackneyed dotted line they have chosen to drive into our memories by incessant hammering.” Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn deny and obliterate their own understanding of their h
The Conflict of the Ages Student Edition V The Ancient World
Series: The Conflict of the Ages Homeschool Curriculum. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 66,990. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2016 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
“We forget everything. What we remember is not what actually happened, not history, but merely that hackneyed dotted line they have chosen to drive into our memories by incessant hammering.” Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn “The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.” George Orwell
Traveling North America: Boston, Halifax, and L'Anse aux Meadows
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
This photo-based tour includes over 80 pictures of Boston, Halifax, and the Viking settlement at L'Anse aux Meadows. Featured locations include sites significant to the American Revolution and history in Boston, Citadel Hill and Fort George in Halifax, and the Viking settlement at L'Anse aux Meadows.
A Star in the Sky
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,100. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A murder mystery set among the glories of classical Maya civilisation
Newport Tower: Unsettled History
Price: Free! Words: 12,820. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
The Newport Tower is a crude, round stone structure in Newport, Rhode Island. It is said that it was built by early colonists, as a windmill. However, there is little evidence to support that claim, and a wealth of evidence indicating that it is of much older construction, probably precolumbian.
Far to the West of Vinland
Price: Free! Words: 13,310. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The Kensington Rune Stone was reportedly found by a Minnesota farmer in 1898. It tells of a Norse expedition to the area in the year 1362. This story offers a scenario of how the KRS may have originated.
The Graves of the Golden Bear: Ancient Fortresses and Monuments of the Ohio Valley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,940. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011 by Grave Distractions Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » History » American
From the earliest maps of the Gulf of Mexico by the Spanish explorers to the beginning of the 20th century, claims were made that a Welsh prince named Madoc brought thousands of colonists to North America centuries before Columbus. Find out how a 18th Century map and an inscription on an ancient fortress wall will make you doubt what you learned in history class.
Demarcus Jones and the Solar Calendar
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,550. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History
Demarcus Jones and the Solar Calendar is a historical adventure for the reader. Join Demarcus as he discovers the secret Solar Calendar that takes him to far away places, where time has no control. He meets actual historical figures, who tell him of true events that have happened to the Black diaspora in the past.
Chivor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 133,360. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Chivor is an action/adventure tale set in Colombia, a corrupt tropical paradise where drug cartels battle masked guerrillas. An American adventurer gets caught in the middle, risking an ancient cache of emeralds worth billions, and the life of the woman he loves.
Mesa Verde National Park: Life-Earth-Sky
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,090. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2010 by Park Partners, Inc. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks
First brought to the attention of the world in 1888, Mesa Verde has astonished and mesmerized countless visitors ever since. Spectacular cliff-side and mesa top dwellings reveal centuries of pre-columbian culture. Susan Lamb's evocative essays reveal and explain the story of this fascinationg American treasure.