Retrieved 29 January Pre-Columbian era and Archaeology of the Americas. Linguistic studies have backed up genetic studies, with ancient patterns having been found between the languages spoken in Siberia and those spoken in the Americas. The most densely populated area was the Andean region Timoto-cuicasthanks to their advanced agricultural techniques and ability to produce a surplus of food. University of Chicago Press. This instrument is one of the very few stringed instruments known in the Americas prior to the introduction of European musical instruments ; when played, it produces a sound that mimics a jaguar's growl. Indian and Northern Affairs Canada.
They are geographically, genetically, and culturally distinct from indigenous peoples of the mainland continents of the Americas.
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