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Author Peterson, Barbara Bennett, 1942-
Title Peopling of the Americas : currents, canoes, and DNA / Barbara Bennett Peterson.
Published New York : Nova Science Publishers, c2011.
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 Floor2  E103 .P47 2011    IN LIBRARY
Description x, 309 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 26 cm.
Series Focus on civilizations and cultures
Focus on civilizations and cultures.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Migration routes to the Americas across both oceans -- The Chinese colonized the Americas by Sea before Columbus -- Indians of Southeast Asia expand trading networks to the Americas -- Indo-China as a cultural influence on the Americas and the resulting cultural blends of numerous cultures -- Japanese contacts by sea with the Americas before Columbus -- Polynesian migrations to the Americas before Columbus -- Migrations of Africans to the Americas -- Atlantic migrations to the New World -- Bringing evidences together : proving pre-Columbian contact based on DNA evidence -- Epilogue.
Subject America -- Discovery and exploration -- Pre-Columbian.
Human geography -- America.
Ethnoarchaeology -- America.
Human beings -- Migrations.
ISBN 1611221374 (hardcover)
9781611221374 (hardcover)
OCLC number 663459354