Indians Of The United States Essay

This essay has a total of 295 words and 2 pages.

Indians Of The United States


Indians of the United States

There was a time long ago when there was no man in America, only animals. This was
thousands of years before Columbus ever set eyes on America. What he saw was different; he
saw a land populated from the north to the south. Due to the natural instinct of man to
explore, the explorers just that to figure out the mysterious Indians. The explorers later
theorized that the Indians came from Siberia through a land bridge in the Bering Strait
during the time when the water levels were not high. They also realized that it was
difficult to predict the times when things happened to the Indians since they did not keep
written records. Then they figured out by use of imagination that the Indians crossed over
the land bridge to Alaska finding wild game. And following rivers and bodies of water,
they moved south covering most of America. Another evidence was found near the site of
Folsom, New Mexico, which was an arrow points or dart point. Fossils found showed that
they used these arrow points to hunt mammoths and other animals. We can only guess what
the story of the Indians is based on evidence and the story they sketched out in cave
walls.

I found this book to be very interesting and useful due to the fact that it covers many
aspects of the Indian culture and it covers many different tribes and groups of the
Indians. Also this books spans many years, following the development of the Indians. Also,
Continues for 1 more page >>