You have no items in your shopping cart.

Indian Mounds of Wisconsin

$24.95
Details 2000 years of history, from pre-mound builder groups to the modern era. Illustrated. Second edition.
Availability: Out of stock
- +

Authors: Robert A. Birmingham and Amy L. Rosebrough

Summary: More mounds were built by ancient Native Americans in Wisconsin than in any other region of North America, at least 4,000 of which remain today. Included is a list of public parks and preserves where mounds can be respectfully viewed, such as the outstanding Kingsley Bend mounds near Wisconsin Dells, maintained by the Ho-Chunk Nation, or the Man Mound Park near Baraboo, the only extant human-shaped effigymound in the world.

About the authors: Robert A. Birmingham is the author of several books and served as the state archaeologist of Wisconsin for many years. Amy L. Rosebrough is a Wisconsin arhaeologist and the coauthor of Water Panthers, Bears, and Thunderbirds: Exploring Wisconsin's Effigy Mounds.

  • Size: 9" x 6" x .75"
  • 281 pages
  • Black and white illustrations, maps, photographs
  • Includes index
  • 2nd edition, 2017
  • University of Wisconsin Press

Authors: Robert A. Birmingham and Amy L. Rosebrough

Summary: More mounds were built by ancient Native Americans in Wisconsin than in any other region of North America, at least 4,000 of which remain today. Included is a list of public parks and preserves where mounds can be respectfully viewed, such as the outstanding Kingsley Bend mounds near Wisconsin Dells, maintained by the Ho-Chunk Nation, or the Man Mound Park near Baraboo, the only extant human-shaped effigymound in the world.

About the authors: Robert A. Birmingham is the author of several books and served as the state archaeologist of Wisconsin for many years. Amy L. Rosebrough is a Wisconsin arhaeologist and the coauthor of Water Panthers, Bears, and Thunderbirds: Exploring Wisconsin's Effigy Mounds.

  • Size: 9" x 6" x .75"
  • 281 pages
  • Black and white illustrations, maps, photographs
  • Includes index
  • 2nd edition, 2017
  • University of Wisconsin Press
Write your own review
*
*
  • Bad
  • Excellent
*
*
*
Product tags
Customers who bought this item also bought
Picture of People of the Big Voice: Photographs of Ho-Chunk Families by Charles Van Schaick, 1879–1942

People of the Big Voice: Photographs of Ho-Chunk Families by Charles Van Schaick, 1879–1942

Hardcover: $29.95
288 pages, 330 duotone photos, 8½ x 11
ISBN: 9780870204760

Published by Wisconsin Historical Society Press

Orders for Trade, Library or Wholesale
$29.95
Picture of Native People of Wisconsin: Revised and Expanded Edition

Native People of Wisconsin: Revised and Expanded Edition

Paperback: $15.95
208 pages, 178 b&w photos and illus., 36 maps, 8 x 7
ISBN: 9780870207488

Published by Wisconsin Historical Society Press

Orders for Trade, Library or Wholesale
$15.95
How to Be an Indian in the 21st Century

How to Be an Indian in the 21st Century

Paperback: $15.95
120 pages, 5 1/2x8 1/2
ISBN:9780870208157

Published by Wisconsin Historical Society Press

Orders for Trade, Library or Wholesale
$15.95
Ringlingville USA

Ringlingville USA | Paperback Edition

Paperback: $24.95
280 pages, 135 b/w photoes, 3 maps, 8 x 9"
ISBN: 9780870203558

Published by Wisconsin Historical Society Press

For Trade, Library, and Wholesale
$24.95

You Make A Difference

100% of our proceeds support the wisconsin historical society

Get History Delivered To Your Inbox

Sign up for the Wisconsin Historical Society Newsletter