The Andes: Geography, Diversity, and Sociocultural Impacts


Casey D. Allen (Editor)
Department of Geography and Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado, Denver, CO, US

Series: Earth Sciences in the 21st Century
BISAC: SCI030000


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Second only to the Himalayas in size, the Andes represent a fascinating region of our world. Written by regional experts and drawing on field-based endeavors of several researchers, each chapter encompasses a timely topic, from climate-related studies and historical occupations to indigenous manufacturing and recent archaeological evidence. If you want to know what types of research are currently being conducted in the Andes, this book will surely satisfy. (Imprint: Nova)

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