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Bering Land Bridge

The Bering land bridge was the only overland route into North America once the direct link between Europe and North America had been broken by the opening of the Atlantic Ocean.

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North American Indians

Theda Perdue and Michael D. Green

Eminent historians Theda Perdue and Michael Green begin by describing how nomadic bands of hunter-gatherers followed the bison and woolly mammoth over the Bering land mass between Asia and what is now Alaska between 25,000 and 15,000 years ago, settling throughout North America.

North American Indians
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