The Tainos: Rise and Decline of the People Who Greeted Columbus

The Tainos: Rise and Decline of the People Who Greeted Columbus

By: ROUSE, Irving

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When Columbus arrived in the Americas, the first people he encountered were the Tainos of the northern Caribbean sea. In this book Rouse tells the story of the Tainos from their ancestral days on the South American continent to their rapid decline after contact with the Spanish explorers. xii, 211pp, illustrated. Bright, clean interior quite fresh. Unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creasing. Very slight delamination to some edges, otherwise 'as new'. Unpacked weight, 371g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destination and weight. Online estimates by the Listing Site may not be correct and either additional, or reduced postage may be required, particularly for Canadian and Overseas shipments, but not usually to the USA.

Title: The Tainos: Rise and Decline of the People Who Greeted Columbus

Author Name: ROUSE, Irving

Categories: Anthropology & Indigenous Peoples, Travel, Exploration & Voyages,

Edition: Second Paperback Printing

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1993

ISBN Number: 0300056966

ISBN Number 13: 9780300056969

Binding: Card Wrappers

Book Condition: Near Fine

Type: Trade Paperback

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Weight: 1.00

Seller ID: 2148

Keywords: TAINOS NATIVE AMERICANS INDIANS WEST INDIES COLUMBUS