People of the Raven

People of the Raven

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"Thousands of years ago, small hunting bands crossed the fragile land bridge linking the Eurasian continent to the Americas and discovered a land untouched by humankind. Over the centuries that followed, their descendents spread throughout this land. Bestselling authors and award-winning archaeologists W. Michael Gear and Kathleen O'Neal Gear bring the stories of these first North Americans to life in this magnificent, multi-volume saga." The discovery of Kennewick Man--a male Caucasoid mummy dating back 9,600 years--on the banks of the Columbia River sparked one of the most controversial archaeological debates of the century. What was a white man doing in North America 9,600 years ago? Award-winning archaeologists Michael and Kathleen Gear spin a captivating tale that imagines what might have been: As the glaciers melted, mammoths, mastodons, and giant lions had gone extinct. Rain Bear, the chief of Sandy Point Village, knew his struggling Raven People could be next....show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 562 pages
  • 104.14 x 167.64 x 33.02mm | 340.19g
  • St Martin's Press
  • Tor Books
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Special ed.
  • Maps; Illustrations, black and white
  • 0765364476
  • 9780765364470
  • 588,317

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A bighearted story of war and peace, love and violence, with a cast of richly drawn characters.show more

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1,660 ratings
4.22 out of 5 stars
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4 34% (568)
3 18% (294)
2 2% (29)
1 1% (9)
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