History of America before Columbus according to documents and approved authors

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Published by J.B. Lippincott in Philadelphia, London .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Indians -- Origin,
  • Indians -- Antiquities,
  • Christianity -- America -- Origin,
  • America -- Antiquities,
  • America -- History -- Sources

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Statementby P. de Roo.
GenreSources
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 06468
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination8 microfiches (354 fr.)
Number of Pages354
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19199112M
ISBN 100665064683

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Lippincott, Original from: the University of California. Charles C. Mann’s book,provides us with an eye opener about the pre-Columbus populations of the North and South America.

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This all shows that there was civilization before Columbus. Apart from the Olmecs, a number of other Black cultures and civilizations have been found to have existed in the Americas before Columbus and thousands of years before Christ.

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Ina renowned American historian and linguist, Leo Weiner of Harvard University, in his book, Africa and the discovery of America, explained how Columbus noted in his journal that Native Americans had confirmed that “black.

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America Before Columbus. Sources. Early Prehistory. More than forty thousand years ago the Paleo-Indians began migrating into North America across the great land bridge that connected the continent to they taught their children the skills necessary for survival in the Ice Age environment is unknown.

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END NOTES. Ivan Van Sertima, “Evidence For An African Presence in Pre-Columbian America,” in Ivan Van Sertima (ed.) African Presence in Early America, New Brunswick, Transaction Publishers,p Ibid. Van Sertima, They Came Before Columbus, New York, Random House,p Lopez de Gomara, Historia de Mexico, Anvers.

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