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America discovered by the Welsh in 1170 A.D. / by Rev. Benjamin F. Bowen.by Bowen, Benjamin Franklin.
Published 1876


Ancient America : in notes on American archaeology / by John D. Baldwin.by Baldwin, John D. 1809-1883.
Published 1986


Ancient earthworks / by J. Charles Wall.by Wall, J. Charles
Published 1908


The antiquities of Tennessee and the adjacent states, and the state of aboriginal society in the scale of civilization represented by them; a series of historical and ethnological studies, by Gates P. Thruston.by Thruston, Gates Phillips, 1835-1912.
Published 1890


Beginnings or Glimpses of vanished civilizations, by Marion McMurrough Mulhall.by Mulhall, Marion McMurrough, Mrs.
Published 1911


The Cahokia mounds, with 16 plates; a preliminary paper, by Warren K. Moorehead.by Moorehead, Warren King, 1866-1939.
Published 1922

The Cahokia mound group and its village site materials.by Titterington, Paul Francis, 1895-1969.
Published 1938









Catalogue of prehistoric works east of the Rocky Mountains, by Cyrus Thomas.by Thomas, Cyrus, 1825-1910.
Published 1891


The Danish collection: prehistoric period. Guide for visitors.by Nationalmuseet (Denmark)
Published 1908


The dolmens of Ireland, their distribution, structural characteristics, and affinities in other countries; together with the folk-lore attaching to them; supplemented by considerations on the anthropology, ethnology, and traditions of the Irish people. With four maps, and eight hundred illustrations, including two coloured plates. By William Copeland Borlase ... v.1 (1897)by Borlase, William Copeland, 1848-1899.
Published 1897


Erik the Red, Leif the Lucky and other pre-Columbian discoverers of America, tr. from the German of P. Oswald Moosmüller by George P. Upton with four illustrations and map.by Moosmüller, Oswald, 1832-1901.
Published 1911


The first settlers of the western continent, Japanese refugees from the sunken continent of Pan, erroneously called "Atlantis" : the mystery surrounding the Pre-Columbian period of our Nation's history, traced back to so-called Noah's flood / by Henry S. Tanner. c.1by Tanner, Henry S.
Published 1908


Guide to Serpent Mound.by Greenman, Emerson Frank, 1895-1973.
Published 1952







The Hopewell mound group of Ohio, by Warren K. Moorehead , 1922


History of America before Columbus, according to documents and approved authors, by P. De Roo. v. 1by De Roo, Peter, 1839-1926.
Published 1900


History of America before Columbus, according to documents and approved authors, by P. De Roo. v.2by De Roo, Peter, 1839-1926.
Published 1900


The Icelandic discoverers of America; or honour to whom honour is due. ---by Brown, M. A.
Published 1887


The Indian and Antiquities of America / by Barnard Shipp.by Shipp, Barnard, 1813-
Published 1897


Investigations in Russell Cave; Russell Cave National Monument, Alabama, by John W. Griffin, in collaboration with John Earl Ingmanson, and with contributions by John T. Hack [and others]by Griffin, John W.
Published 1974

Irish druids and old Irish religions / by James Bonwick. Bonwick, James, 1817-1906.

The Kensington runestone; illustrated. [By] Skog.by Skog, Carl E.
Published 1928







The Kensington rune-stone; an address by George T. Flom, delivered before the Illinois state historical society at its annual meeting, May 5-6, 1910 at Springfield, Illinois.by Flom, George T. 1871-1960.
Published 1910


The lost continent of Mu, the motherland of man, by Churchward, James, 1852-1936


The manuscript Troano. Thomas, Cyrus, 1825


The masterpieces of the Ohio mound builders, the hilltop fortifications, including Fort Ancient, by E. O. Randall ...by Randall, E. O. 1850-1919
Published 1908


Mound builders by Madison, Harold Lester, 1878-1950.
Published 1925



The Mound Builders [electronic resource] / by George Bryce.by Bryce, George, 1844-1931
Published 1885


The mound builders: their works and relics. By Rev. Stephen D. Peet.by Peet, Stephen D. 1831-1914.
Published 1892








The Mound-Builders: A Reconstruction of the Life of a Prehistoric American Race, Through exploration and interpretation of the earth mounds, their burials, an their cultural remains.  By Henry Clyde Shetrone, Published in 1938.

Myvyrian archaiology: the pre-Columbian voyages of the Welsh to America ... By B.F. De Costa.by DeCosta, B. F. 1831-1904.
Published 1891


The Norse discovery of America : a compilation in extenso of all the sagas, manuscripts, and inscriptive memorials relating to the finding and settlement of the New world in the eleventh century. With presentations of freshly discovered proofs, in the form of church records supplied by the Vatican of Rome, never before published / Translations and deductions by Arthur Middleton Reeves, North Ludlow Beamish, Rasmus B. Anderson ; Rasmus B. Anderson, editor in chief ; J. W. Buel, managing editor.Published 1911


Observations on the aboriginal monuments of the Mississippi valley; the character of the ancient earth-works, and the structure, contents, and purposes of the mounds; with notices of the minor remains of ancient art. With illustrations. From the second volume of the Transactions of the American ethnological society.  Squier, E. G. 1821-1888.


The origin of the Cahokia mounds, by A. R. Crook.by Crook, A. R. 1864-
Published 1922


The pre-Columbian discovery of America, by the Northmen, with translations from the Icelandic sagas. By B. F. De Costa.by DeCosta, B. F. 1831-1904.
Published 1890


Prehistoric implements. A reference book. A description of the ornaments, utensils, and implements of pre-Columbian man in America. By Warren K. Moorehead, assisted by Professor G. H. Perkins, Mr. A. F. Berlin [and others] 621 figures, showing 3,000 specimens.by Moorehead, Warren King, 1866-1939.
Published 1900


Priced catalogue of a remarkable collection of scarce and out-of-print books relating to the discovery, settlement, and history of the western hemisphere : comprising early voyages of discovery ; pre-Columbian and Columbian ; first settlement of the colonies ; French and the Indian War ; the Revolution ; Washingtoniana ; War of 1812 ; War with Mexico ; civil and political history of the United States ; rare state, county and town local histories of every state and territory ; biographies of eminent men ; an unusual collection of family histories and genealogies ; the American Indians, their antiquities, ethnology, history, wars, and languages ; Arctic voyages of discovery ; British America, Canada ; Mexico ; Central and South America and the West Indian islands.by Francis P. Harper (Firm)
Published 1903


 The Problem of the Ohio Mounds. by Thomas, Cyrus. Washington: U.S. Govt. print. off., 1889.


Queen M'oo and the Egyptian sphinx, by Augustus Le Plongeon  1908.


The races of Ireland and Scotland, by W.C. Mackenzie ... Mackenzie, W. C. (William Cook), 1862-1952.


Records of ancient races in the Mississippi Valley; being an account of some of the pictographs, sculptured hieroglyphs, symbolic devices, emblems and traditions of the prehistoric races of America, with some suggestions as to their origin. By Wm. McAdams. 1887


The ruins of Great Ireland in New England by William B. Goodwin; engineering and photography by Malcolm D. Pearson, black and white drawings by Professor Vincent T. Fagan.by Goodwin, William Brownell, 1866-
Published 1946



The Serpent mound, Adams County, Ohio. Mystery of the mound and history of the serpent. Various theories of the effigy mounds and the mound builders. By E.O. Randall.by Randall, E. O. 1850-1919.
Published 1907


The serpent symbol, and the worship of the reciprocal principles of nature in America. By E. G. Squier. by Squier, E. G. 1821-1888. Published 1851


The shadow of Atlantis, by Colonel A. Braghine. With 25 illustrations.by Braghine, Alexander Pavlovitch, 1878-
Published 1940


Some aboriginal sites in Louisiana and in Arkansas: Atchafalaya River, Lake Larto, Tensas River, Bayou Maçon, Bayou D'Arbonne, in Louisiana; Saline River, in Arkansas; by Clarance B. Moore. A report on a collection of crania and bones from Sorrel Bayou, Iberville Parish, Louisiana, by Dr. A. Hrdlička ...by Moore, Clarence B. 1852-1936.
Published 1913


Some pre-Columbian discoveries of America. By George Rogers Howell. Read before the Albany institute, June, 1893.by Howell, George Rogers, 1833-1899.
Published 1893


Switzler's Illustrated History of Missouri, from 1541 to 1881.  Published 1881.


Traditions of the earliest visits of foreigners to North America, the first formed and first inhabited of the continents, by Reuben T. Durrett.
Main Author: Durrett, Reuben T. 1824-1913.


The vanished empire, a tale of the Mound builders. By Waldo H. Dunn, with an introduction by J. P. MacLeanby Dunn, Waldo Hilary, 1882-1969.
Published 1904

Vinland and its ruins. Some of the evidence that Northmen were in Massachusetts in pre-Columbian days. By Cornelia Horsford.by Horsford, Cornelia, 1861-
Published 1899


The Viking Age : The Early History, Manners, and Customs of the Ancestors of the English-speaking nations / by Paul B. Du Chaillu. v.1by Du Chaillu, Paul B. 1835-1903.
Published 1890


The Viking Age : The Early History, Manners, and Customs of the Ancestors of the English-speaking nations / by Paul B. Du Chaillu. v.2by Du Chaillu, Paul B. 1835-1903.
Published 1890

Ancient Mounds, A guide to public earthen mounds, Earthworks, cliff dwellings, pueblos, petroglyphs, caves, stone chambers, rock art, and ancient sites of North America. Ancient Mounds are found all over the world. Sites listed by state, with maps and information on artifacts unearthed at each site.  Articles on Ancient People and Places.  History of Prehistoric Peoples Including The Hopewell, Fort Ancient, Phoenician, Anasazi, Vikings, Welsh, Irish, and more.  Learn about places to visit to see Ancient History.

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