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Mounds for the dead

Don W. Dragoo

Mounds for the dead

an analysis of the Adena culture

by Don W. Dragoo

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Published by Carnegie Museum in Pittsburgh, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mound-builders,
  • Adena culture,
  • Antiquities,
  • Indians of North America

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 298-310) and index.

    Statementby Don W. Dragoo
    SeriesCarnegie Museum. Annals -- v. 37
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE78.O4 D73
    The Physical Object
    Pagination300 p. :
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26567189M

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Annals of the Carnegie Museum)Pittsburgh, PA, Hardcover. Condition: Fine. 51 Photo Plates, 31 Figures (illustrator). First Edition.

(full book description) Annals of Carnegie Museum, Pittsburgh. This is a classic in the archaeology of the eastern United States. When first published init was the definitive study of the Adena culture, a burial-cult manifestation in the middle and upper Ohio Valley dating from about BC to BC.

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Mounds for the dead: an analysis of the Adena culture. [Don W Dragoo; Carnegie Museum of Natural History.]. Mounds for the dead by Don W. Dragoo,Carnegie Museum edition, in English. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dragoo, Don W.

Mounds for the dead: an analysis of the Adena culture. Pittsburgh, Pa., Carnegie Museum []. Editorial Position of the Annotated Book of Mormon. From: David Hocking, Rod Meldrum, Jonathan Neville, Boyd Tuttle, Amberli Nelson, Wayne May, and Rian Nelson Whatever you feel is fine with us, but but we strongly believe the Book of Mormon plates were buried in the Hill Cumorah in upstate New York and the last battles of the Nephites happened near that same hill.

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Also, New Asagarth T3 warriors/archers have starmetal armor, but T3/T4 Cimmerian (Mounds of the Dead) warriors have starmetal weapons. That will not be useful once we have to equip our warrior/archer thralls ourselves, but for now, it could be useful for deciding.

The Mormons and the Mounds by Jonathan Neville MHA Presentation June St. Louis, Missouri. ABSTRACT “Mormonism sprang from the mounds,” wrote Roger Kennedy, former director of the Smithsonian National Museum of American History.

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Dragoo - and interest of laymen and scientists alike more than the great burial mounds and earthworks now known to belong to the Adena and the Hopewell cultures in the Ohio Valley.

Speculations as to the origin of the people who constructed these imposing earthworks to hold.These burial mounds date to the late prehistoric and early contact era (ca.

A.D. ), vary in size and composition (e.g., earth-stone and conical), and may contain the bones of more than a thousand individuals; also, interestingly, these collective burial mounds typically are bereft of artifacts← Return to Article Details Book Review: Mounds for the Dead: An Analysis of the Adena Culture.

By Don W. DragooAuthor: P. Schuyler Miller.