Cahokia

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Tumulus Monachorum est maxima Cahokiae structura terrena.

Cahokia,[1] etiam Historicus Civitatis Situs Tumulorum Cahokiae, est urbanus antiqui populi situs (annos 650–1400) prope Collinsvillam Illinoesiae. In planitie inundationis Fundi Americani, Cahokia trans Mississippium Flumen ab Sancto Ludovico iacet.

Situs, qui 2200 agros (Anglice acres) comprehendit, olim consistitit in fere centum viginti tumulis terrenis ab hominibus factis in regione sex milia passuum quadratorum, sed solum octoginta tumuli exstant.[2] Cahokia est maximus culturae Mississippianae situs archaeologicus, quae societates multiplices in America orientali saecula ante adventum Europaeorum evoluit.[3]

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Notae[recensere | fontem recensere]

"Woodhenge," circulus palorum iterum constructus anno 1985.
  1. "Cahokia's ability to project military power collapsed . . . dissolving the Pax Cahokiana and opening up a power vacuum and, later, a vacant quarter in middle America."—Timothy R. Pauketat, Wall Street Journal, 28 Augusti 2009, p. W6.
  2. "Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site, Illinois", US World Heritage Sites, National Park Service.
  3. Sacredland.org "Mississippian Mounds", Sacred Land Film Project.

Bibliographia[recensere | fontem recensere]

  • Introductoria Fontium Divulgatorum Bibliographia de Archaeologia Cahokiae.
  • Academica Fontium Divulgatorum Bibliographia de Archaeologia Cahokiae.
  • Chappell, Sally A. Kitt. 2002. Cahokia: Mirror of the Cosmos. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
  • Emerson, Thomas. 1997. Cahokia and the Archaeology of Power. Tuscaloosae Alabamae: University of Alabama. ISBN 0817308881.
  • Emerson, Iseminger, L. Michael Nance, Madeline Winslow, et Marilyn Gass. 2001. Cahokia Mounds State Historical Site Nature/Culture Hike Guidebook. Editio 4a. Collinsvillae Illinoesiae: Cahokia Mounds Museum Society.
  • Emerson, Thomas, et Barry Lewis. 1991. Cahokia and the Hinterlands: Middle Mississipian Cultures of the Midwest. Urbanae Illinoesiae: University of Illinois. ISBN 0252068785.
  • Fowler, Melvin L., Jerome Rose, Barbara Vander Leest, et Steven R. Ahler. 1999. The Mound 72 Area: Dedicated and Sacred Space in Early Cahokia.
  • Milner, George R. 2004. The Moundbuilders: Ancient Peoples of Eastern North America. London: Thames and Hudson, Ltd.
  • Mink, Claudia Gellman. 1992. Cahokia, City of the Sun: Prehistoric Urban Center in the American Bottom. Collinsvillae Illinoesaia: Cahokia Mounds Museum Society. ISBN 1881563006.
  • Pauketat, Timothy R. 1994. The Ascent of Chiefs: Cahokia and Mississippian Politics in Native North America. Tuscaloosae Alabamae: University of Alabama. ISBN 0817307281.
  • Pauketat, Timothy R. 2009. Cahokia. Viking.
  • Price, Douglas T., et Gary M. Feinman. 2008. Images of the Past. Editio 5a. Novi Eboraci: McGraw-Hill. ISBN 9780073405209.
  • Young, Biloine, et Melvin L. Fowler. 2000. Cahokia: The Great Native American Metropolis. Urbanae Illinoesiae: University of Illinois.

Nexus externi[recensere | fontem recensere]

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