Summary: Archaeological experts and others challenge the theory that the first Americans arrived in America around 13,500 years ago and suggest possibilities that they could have arrived even sooner.
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: WGBH Boston Video 2005
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV AME
Summary: Combining in-depth research with an adventurer's spirit to present a radical rethinking and new revelations relating to the Beringia theory of how humans discovered, explored, and settled the American continent.
Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2013
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 970.011 MEN
Summary: Was an advanced civilization lost to history in the global cataclysm that ended the last Ice Age? Graham Hancock has made it his life's work to find out -- and in America Before, he draws on the latest archaeological and DNA evidence to bring his quest to a stunning conclusion. We've been taught that North and South America were empty of humans until around 13,000 years ago -- amongst the last...
Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2019
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 970.01 HAN
Summary: This series covers America's history from the age of Pre-Columbian Native Americans, through European discovery, colonization, independence, the forging of a young nation, and the settling of the American frontier. Students will look at the history of the United States from a new perspective, as they explore the events that have shaped modern American society. Professor Linwood Thompson is the...
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: The Teaching Company 1996
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult, Call number: 973 EAR
2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: DVD 973 EAR PART 1
Call number: DVD 973 EAR PART 2
Summary: "It's something many Americans are certain is a solid fact: Columbus discovered America. But it's not true. First, Columbus never landed on the North American mainland. And second, how can someone "discover" a place that's already home to millions of people? In this lively and engaging book, readers will uncover the truth behind many myths about explorers in the Americas. Accessible text...
Publisher / Publication Date: 2020
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Summary: "The real history of the New World and the visitors, from both East and West, who traveled to the Americas long before 1492. Provides more than 300 photographs and drawings, including Celtic runes in New England, Gaelic inscriptions in Colorado, and Asian symbols in the West. Reinterprets many archaeological finds, such as the Ohio Serpent Mound. Reveals Celtic, Hebrew, Roman, early Christian,...
Publisher / Publication Date: Bear & Company 2015