Puebloan Peoples: Ancient Pueblo Peoples, Hopi, Hopi Mythology, Taos Pueblo, Zuni Mythology, Picuris Pueblo, New Mexico, Santa Clara Pue

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Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Chapters: Ancient Pueblo Peoples, Hopi, Hopi Mythology, Taos Pueblo, Zuni Mythology, Picuris Pueblo, New Mexico, Santa Clara Pueblo, New Mexico, Hohokam, Hopi Language, Rio Grande Glaze Ware, Sandia Pueblo, Chief Tuba, Mogollon Culture, Pop Chalee, Pueblo Revolt, Acoma Pueblo, Zuni Fetishes, Oraibi, Arizona, Rio Grande White Wares, Lee ...

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Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Chapters: Ancient Pueblo Peoples, Hopi, Hopi Mythology, Taos Pueblo, Zuni Mythology, Picuris Pueblo, New Mexico, Santa Clara Pueblo, New Mexico, Hohokam, Hopi Language, Rio Grande Glaze Ware, Sandia Pueblo, Chief Tuba, Mogollon Culture, Pop Chalee, Pueblo Revolt, Acoma Pueblo, Zuni Fetishes, Oraibi, Arizona, Rio Grande White Wares, Lee Francis, Montezuma, Water Glyphs, Ysleta, El Paso, Texas, Gail Bird and Yazzie Johnson, Isleta Pueblo, New Mexico, Tiwa Languages, Moon House, Edward Dozier, Diego Romero, Tiwa People, Cibola White Ware, Agate House Pueblo, Piro Pueblo, Mesa Grande, Moki Steps, Aihayuta, Storyteller Doll, Achiyalabopa. Excerpt: Hohokam (h-h'km) is one of the four major prehistoric archaeological traditions of what is now the American Southwest. Many local residents put the accent on the first syllable (ho'-ho-kahm). Variant spellings in current, official usage include Hobokam, Huhugam and Huhukam. The culture was differentiated from others in the region in the 1930s by archaeologist Harold S. Gladwin, who applied the existing O'odham term, to classify the remains he was excavating in the Lower Gila Valley. According to the U.S. National Park Service Website, Hohokam is a Pima (O'odham) word used by archaeologists to identify a group of people that lived in the Sonoran Desert of North America. According to local oral tradition, the Hohokam may be the ancestors of the historic Akimel O'odham and Tohono O'odham peoples in Southern Arizona. Recent work among the Sobaipuri, ancient ancestors of the modern Pima, indicates that Pima groups were present in this region at the end of the Hohokam sequence. A map showing the extent of Culture; both Core and Periphery, in relation to the Anasazi and Mogollon cultures.The term Hohokam, borrowed from ... More: http://booksllc.net/?id=288139

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  • ISBN-13: 9781157613701
  • Publisher: General Books LLC
  • Publication date: 6/4/2010
  • Pages: 96
  • Product dimensions: 7.44 (w) x 9.69 (h) x 0.20 (d)

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