Thursday, August 29, 2013

Scalping Article & Questions

Read this article and answer the questions on the last page for Thursday, September 5.  Pay particular attention to the manner evidence is used by the author to convince the reader.  There is a great variety of  evidence as well as a significant quantity of it.  Scalping Article & Qs

Tuesday, August 6, 2013


This article by Charles C. Mann entitled 1491  was published in Atlantic Monthly about 12 years ago.  It gives a great overview to the vast and diverse pre-Columbian cultures that existed in America before the Virgin Soil Diseases wiped them out.