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Changes Coincide with Cultural Shifts in Ancient American
more about the Anasazi peoples of the American Southwest
and the role climatic change plyed in the end of their
Were the First Americans
Previous to European settlers, there were 30 or
so people who lived, at a campsite now known as Monte
Verde. These were some of the earliest inhabitants of
South America--they were most likely descendants of
people who reached North America by crossing the Bering
land bridge from Asia at least 15,000 years ago. Learn
more about these people.
Past Is It, Anyway?
In the review of the book Skull Wars: Kennewick
Man, Archaeology, and the Battle for Native American
Identity by David Hurst Thomas, we learn about the
political and legal struggles between archaelologists
and Native Americans.