The Resource House of rain : Tracking a Vanished Civilization Across the American Southwest., Craig Childs, (downloadable audiobook)

House of rain : Tracking a Vanished Civilization Across the American Southwest., Craig Childs, (downloadable audiobook)

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House of rain : Tracking a Vanished Civilization Across the American Southwest.
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House of rain
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Tracking a Vanished Civilization Across the American Southwest.
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Craig Childs
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eng
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In this landmark work on the Anasazi tribes of the Southwest, naturalist Craig Childs dives head on into the mysteries of this vanished people. The various tribes that made up the Anasazi people converged on Chaco Canyon (New Mexico) during the 11th century to create a civilization hailed as "the Las Vegas of its day," a flourishing cultural center that attracted pilgrims from far and wide, and a vital crossroads of the prehistoric world. By the 13th century, however, Chaco's vibrant community had disappeared without a trace. Was it drought? Pestilence? War? Forced migration, mass murder or suicide? Conflicting theories have abounded for years, capturing the North American imagination for eons.Join Craig Childs as he draws on the latest scholarly research, as well as a lifetime of exploration in the forbidden landscapes of the American Southwest, to shed new light on this compelling mystery. He takes us from Chaco Canyon to the highlands of Mesa Verde, to the Mongollon Rim; to a contemporary Zuni community where tribal elders maintain silence about the fate of their Lost Others; and to the largely unexplored foothills of the Sierra Madre in Mexico, where abundant remnants of Anasazi culture lie yet to be uncovered
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  • Nonfiction
  • History
  • Sociology
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adult
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House of rain : Tracking a Vanished Civilization Across the American Southwest., Craig Childs, (downloadable audiobook)
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http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100337&titleID=3877255
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Unabridged
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digital storage
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Unabridged.
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1 sound file
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  • online
  • electronic
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9781549172960
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(sound recording)
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  • audio
  • computer
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Label
House of rain : Tracking a Vanished Civilization Across the American Southwest., Craig Childs, (downloadable audiobook)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100337&titleID=3877255
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
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spoken word
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spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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ocm00000002cf59347-2df3-4c7f-a9e7-3238ff618bbd
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unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 sound file
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781549172960
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
2CF59347-2DF3-4C7F-A9E7-3238FF618BBD
System details
  • Requires OverDrive app 3.0 (Windows) / 1.0 (Mac) / 1.0 (Windows Mobile)
  • Format: OverDrive Listen
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Format: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
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not applicable
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