The Mound-Builders

by Henry Clyde Shetrone

Book, 2004

Status

Available

Call number

E73.S55 1930 SPEC

Publication

Publisher Unknown

Description

A Dan Josselyn Memorial Publication A classic resource on early knowledge of prehistoric mounds and the peoples who constructed them in the eastern United States.With this accessible volume, Henry Clyde Shetrone made available to general readers the archaeological research data and conclusions concerning the ancient mounds and earthworks that dot the landscape of eastern North America. Dismissing popularly held theories of mysterious giants who built these structures, he explained that their purposes were defensive and ceremonial, that they had been used for habitation

Barcode

34662000846946

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