America Before Columbus Analysis

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Gee, Lexie Mr. Miraya Honors History 2 September, 2015 “America before Columbus” This article definitely took me by surprise. I learned a lot of new facts about Indians and Europeans. I have never even heard the word Cahokia before. So when the article started explaining I was a little confused. I was surprised that they made settlements but it ended up no working out at all. They couldn’t handle their community growing, and they lost their fertility for crops. To add to that I thought it was funny how the “feather crowned dictator” or Great Sun sat on top of the mounds and howled when the sun came up. The Europeans had many misconceptions of the North American Continent like they believed the tribes just wondered around and had no idea about

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