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Before Columbus : the Americas of 1491 / Charles C. Mann.

Mann, Charles C. (Author).

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 3 of 3 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Barnesville Public Library J 970.01 MAN (Text) 33500012761672 Main Available -
Fosston Public Library J 970.01 MAN (Text) 33500010278703 Main Available -
Mahnomen Public Library J 970.01 MAN (Text) 33500010278687 Main Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781416949008 (reinforced) :
  • ISBN: 1416949003 (reinforced) :
  • Physical Description: ix, 116 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 27 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, c2009.

Content descriptions

General Note:
MN American Indian literature.
"A Downtown Bookworks book."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 110) and index.
Summary, etc.:
This study of Native American societies is adapted for younger readers from Charles C. Mann's best-selling 1491. Turning conventional wisdom on its head, the book argues that the people of North and South America lived in enormous cities, raised pyramids hundreds of years before the Egyptians did, engineered corn, and farmed the rainforests.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8 up.
Awards Note:
A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject: Indians > Origin > Juvenile literature.
Indians > History > Juvenile literature.
Indians > Antiquities > Juvenile literature.
America > Antiquities > Juvenile literature.
Indians > Origin.
Indians > History.
Indians > Antiquities.
America > Antiquities.

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