Ancient Civilizations of North America

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Ancient Civilizations of North America

2018

Most of what we've been taught about the native cultures of North America came from reports authored by the conquerors and colonizers who destroyed them. Professor Edwin Barnhart, Director of the Maya Exploration Center,...

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Edwin Barnhart

In This Series

The Unknown Story of Ancient North America
Episode 1
The Unknown Story of Ancient North America
The First Human Migrations to the Americas
Episode 2
The First Human Migrations to the Americas
Clovis Man: America's First Culture
Episode 3
Clovis Man: America's First Culture
The Archaic Period: Diversity Begins
Episode 4
The Archaic Period: Diversity Begins
Late Archaic Innovations
Episode 5
Late Archaic Innovations
Poverty Point: North America's First City
Episode 6
Poverty Point: North America's First City
Medicine Wheels of the Great Plains
Episode 7
Medicine Wheels of the Great Plains
Adena Culture and the Early Woodlands Period
Episode 8
Adena Culture and the Early Woodlands Period
The Hopewell and Their Massive Earthworks
Episode 9
The Hopewell and Their Massive Earthworks
The Origins of Mississippian Culture
Episode 10
The Origins of Mississippian Culture
The Mississippian City of Cahokia
Episode 11
The Mississippian City of Cahokia
The Wider Mississippian World
Episode 12
The Wider Mississippian World
De Soto versus the Mississippians
Episode 13
De Soto versus the Mississippians
The Ancient Southwest: Discovering Diversity
Episode 14
The Ancient Southwest: Discovering Diversity
The Basketmaker Culture
Episode 15
The Basketmaker Culture
The Mogollon Culture
Episode 16
The Mogollon Culture
The Hohokam: Masters of the Desert
Episode 17
The Hohokam: Masters of the Desert
The Ancestral Pueblo
Episode 18
The Ancestral Pueblo
The Chaco Phenomenon
Episode 19
The Chaco Phenomenon
Archaeoastronomy in the Ancient Southwest
Episode 20
Archaeoastronomy in the Ancient Southwest
The Periphery of the Ancient Southwest
Episode 21
The Periphery of the Ancient Southwest
Late Period Cultures of the Pacific Coast
Episode 22
Late Period Cultures of the Pacific Coast
Late Period Cultures of the Great Plains
Episode 23
Late Period Cultures of the Great Plains
The Iroquois and Algonquians before Contact
Episode 24
The Iroquois and Algonquians before Contact