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Hercules amongst the North Americans

by Mark Marek

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Published by Penguin Books in New York, NY .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementMark Marek.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN6727.M24 H47 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination[73] p. :
Number of Pages73
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2544545M
ISBN 100140082158
LC Control Number85026333
OCLC/WorldCa12750606

In the years before English settlers established the Plymouth colony (–), most Native Americans living on the southeastern coast of present-day Massachusetts died from a mysterious disease. Classic explanations have included yellow fever, smallpox, and plague. Chickenpox and trichinosis are among more recent proposals. The Paleo-Indian or Lithic stage lasted from the first arrival of people in the Americas until about / BCE (in North America). Three major migrations occurred, as traced by linguistic and genetic data; the early Paleoamericans soon spread throughout the Americas, diversifying into many hundreds of culturally distinct nations and tribes. By BCE the North American .

It also required the creation of a national government strong enough to go to war against, and acquire territory from, its North American rivals. In A Hercules in the Cradle, Max M. Edling argues that the federal government’s abilities to tax and to borrow money, developed in the early years of the republic, were critical to the young nation.   Native Americans have a greater chance of having diabetes than any other U.S. racial/ethnic group. Diabetes is the leading cause of kidney failure in the U.S. Two out of three Native Americans with kidney failure have diabetes. But the rate of diabetes-related kidney failure in Native Americans has declined the fastest of any racial/ethnic.

75% of Americans who receive food stamps perform at the lowest 2 levels of literacy, and 90% of high school dropouts are on welfare. [7] Teenage girls between the ages of 16 to 19 who live at or below the poverty line and have below average literacy skills are 6 times more likely to have children out of wedlock than girls their age who can read.   The 'two-spirit' people of indigenous North Americans. This week's guest editor, Antony Hegarty, is a fan of the book The Spirit and the Flesh. He asked its author, Walter L Williams, to write a.


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