By Michael Blake
Maize for the Gods brings jointly new learn through archaeologists, archaeobotanists, plant geneticists, and a bunch of alternative experts to discover the advanced ways in which this unmarried plant and the peoples who domesticated it got here to be inextricably entangled with each other over the last 9 millennia. Tracing maize from its first visual appeal and domestication in historic campsites and settlements in Mexico to its intercontinental trip via such a lot of North and South the United States, this historical past additionally tells the tale of the creative creativity, technological prowess, and social, political, and fiscal resilience of America’s first peoples.
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