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Tassili N’Ajjer 6,000 B.C. The folks who write about this part of Africa frequently compare this area to a lunar landscape. It was once lush and green. It is now hot, dry,
Diamonds show comet struck North America, scientists say The impact caused an ice age that killed some mammal species and many humans 12,900 years ago, researchers report. They say the discovery of
D.K. Jordan Note: Insofar as possible, this chronology follows the Pecos Classification of 1927, which is still used as the most general standard of reference for Southwestern archaeology, despite its round-number dates
Quick Facts: This 40-mile-long canyon is full of Archaic, Fremont and Ute rock art, historical ranches and structures. Location: 20 miles north of Wellington, UT Services: Wilderness area, one day area offers
Petroglyphs and Pictographs.? What are they Pictographs and petroglyphs. Indian signs and symbols that we call rock art. They are the recorded symbols of events in the lives of the prehistoric humans.
In the archaeological record of roughly 2000 to 1300 years ago, we can follow the story of the desert people’s emergence from their Archaic past, their transition to a lifestyle characterized less
PIECING TOGETHER THE PAST The greatest challenge to studying past Peoples is that there is no one here to tell us their stories, to speak their languages, to dance their dances for
Like their cultural kin – the Mogollon and the Hohokam – in the deserts to the south, the earliest Anasazi peoples felt the currents of revolutionary change during the first half of
Reprinted from the Mar-Aprl 2003 issue of Southwest Aviator Magazine (page 62). Southwest Aviator Story and Photos By Ron Kilber Wednesday, January 22, 2003 A few years after Charles Lindbergh flew his
The Anthills of Orion: Ancient Star Beings of the Hopi by Gary A. David (published by Atlantis Rising, # 48, Nov./Dec. 2004 under the title ìThe Ant People of Orionî) Who
Chaco Culture National Historical Park preserves one of America’s richest and most facinating cultural and historic areas. In Chaco Canyon, a desert valley in northwestern New Mexico, between the early AD 800s
CHAPTER 12 FIELD-EXPEDIENT WEAPONS, TOOLS, AND EQUIPMENT As a soldier you know the importance of proper care and use of your weapons, tools, and equipment. This is especially true of your knife.
How to make a flute. I feel strongly about the idea of integrating music into each art history micro lesson. I have therefore added these youtube video clips to assist you with
1987.Native Americans 1988.http://teachers.net/lessons/posts/1985.html History, level: Elementary Posted Sat Oct 21 14:52:51 PDT 2000 by Heather Wolfe (firstname.lastname@example.org). Churc Hill Ele., West POnt, MS Native Americans Day1: Objective: 1. To instill appreciation of
Na-Dene people occupy much of northwest and central North America. These were the earliest ancestors of the Athabascan- speaking peoples, including the Navajo and Apache. All five species of native horse become