The Resource America before : the key to Earth's lost civilization, Graham Hancock., (ebook)

America before : the key to Earth's lost civilization, Graham Hancock., (ebook)

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America before : the key to Earth's lost civilization
Title
America before
Title remainder
the key to Earth's lost civilization
Statement of responsibility
Graham Hancock.
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Language
eng
Summary
Was an advanced civilization lost to history in the global cataclysm that ended the last Ice Age? Graham Hancock, the internationally bestselling author, has made it his life's work to find out--and in America Before, he draws on the latest archaeological and DNA evidence to bring his quest to a stunning conclusion. We've been taught that North and South America were empty of humans until around 13,000 years ago - amongst the last great landmasses on earth to have been settled by our ancestors. But new discoveries have radically reshaped this long-established picture and we know now that the Americas were first peopled more than 130,000 years ago - many tens of thousands of years before human settlements became established elsewhere. Hancock's research takes us on a series of journeys and encounters with the scientists responsible for the recent extraordinary breakthroughs. In the process, from the Mississippi Valley to the Amazon rainforest, he reveals that ancient "New World" cultures share a legacy of advanced scientific knowledge and sophisticated spiritual beliefs with supposedly unconnected "Old World" cultures. Have archaeologists focused for too long only on the "Old World" in their search for the origins of civilization while failing to consider the revolutionary possibility that those origins might in fact be found in the "New World"? America Before: The Key to Earth's Lost Civilization is the culmination of everything that millions of readers have loved in Hancock's body of work over the past decades, namely a mind-dilating exploration of the mysteries of the past, amazing archaeological discoveries and profound implications for how we lead our lives today
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Hancock, Graham
Dewey number
970.01
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E61
LC item number
.H24 2019eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Prehistoric peoples
  • Paleo-Indians
  • Paleolithic period
  • Human settlements
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • America
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America before : the key to Earth's lost civilization, Graham Hancock., (ebook)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
Edition
First edition.
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1 online resource (xv, 592 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates)
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unknown
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online
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9781250153746
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computer
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rdamedia
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illustrations (some color), maps.
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remote
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5DBDD253-B27D-436C-A7D4-D74257DB407A
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  • on1098269739
  • (OCoLC)1098269739
Label
America before : the key to Earth's lost civilization, Graham Hancock., (ebook)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 592 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781250153746
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
5DBDD253-B27D-436C-A7D4-D74257DB407A
System control number
  • on1098269739
  • (OCoLC)1098269739

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