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Ancient Cahokia and the Mississippians

  title={Ancient Cahokia and the Mississippians},
  author={Timothy R. Pauketat},
1. Civilization in North America 2. Geography, resources, and the Mississippian ethnoscape 3. Villages along the Mississippi 4. Early Cahokia 5. Greater Cahokia 6. Mississippianization 7. The struggle for identity 8. Conclusion. 
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