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The First Americans: The Story of Where They Came from and Who They Became

3.46  ·  Rating Details ·  13 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
The absorbing story of the first people to set foot in North America and the many cultures of their descendants.

For thousands of years nomadic people from east Asia followed caribou walking east. Sometime around 20,000 BCE, they crossed the land bridge into North America. These waves of people are the ancestors to every culture on the continent. Tony Aveni, whose expertise
Hardcover, 125 pages
Published October 1st 2005 by Scholastic Corporation
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Dec 25, 2014 Lola rated it it was ok
Recommends it for: People interested in the first Native Americans
Shelves: reviewed, nonfiction
Also picked up at a Scholastic Book fair. I wish I hadn't wasted so much money on them. This wasn't a read I particularly enjoyed or found interesting, mostly because I'm not that interested in the history of the first Americans presented in this book.
Taylor Pettie
Apr 18, 2016 Taylor Pettie rated it really liked it
Shelves: nonfiction
I enjoyed this books information as well as illustrations. It provides details about the Great Migration, The Taino, Woodland Peoples, and even shows the work of scientists and the clues they use.
Jul 29, 2013 Yvonne rated it liked it
Recommends it for: Juvenile readers, teachers
A very good juvenile history of the aboriginal peoples of North America. Wonderful photographs and illustrations. Well done.
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Very cool. And I learned a lot.
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