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Agriculture and Complex Societies in the Americas, 4000-1500 BC

Tides of History

English - January 14, 2021 10:00 - 50 minutes - 45.8 MB - ★★★★★ - 4.8K ratings
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Agriculture was invented in no fewer than three, and probably four, places in the Americas. It went along with sedentary living and complex societies, but in complicated ways: fishing villages along the Andean coast grew into the cities of Norte Chico, but hunter-gatherers produced the first great mound complexes of the American southeast. How did farming change, and not change, the diverse societies of the Americas?

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