Early Peoples: Indians of the Southwest

Who Were the Ancient Indians of Southwest America?

The Southwest region of the United States is a harsh environment. The ancient Indians who lived in Southwest America had to learn how to make the most of the few natural resources that were available to them. Southwest Indians had complex and sophisticated cultures and history. Scientists believe that Indian people have lived in the southwestern part of what is now the United States for more than 13,000 years.

Indians of the Southwest provides detailed information about the history of Indians of the Southwest, including who they were, where they lived, the rise of heir civilization, social structure, religion, art and architecture, science and technology, daily life, entertainment and sports, and fall of their civilization. Features of this great history book also include timelines, fact boxes, glossary, a list of recommended reading and websites, and index.

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