The Cahokia settlement in Missouri: an example of international cooperation

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Monks Mound, the largest earthen structure at Cahokia by Skubasteve834

Proposed date: December 2016

Location: TBD

The Native American site at Cahokia Mounds (Illinois), was the largest urban settlement in the Mississippian culture.

A national historic landmark and one of the 33 UNESCO World Heritage sites in the United States; it is also a place where international experts are joining forces to unearth this ancient civilization.

Presentation by Professor Davide Domenici of the Università di Bologna.