The Mississippi River
...River The Mississippi river is the largest river system in North America flowing through s of Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Illinois, Missouri, Kentucky, Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi, and Louisiana. The book Exploring Ancient Native America an Archaeological Guide by David Hurst Thomas narrates vividly about native Indian tribes (Mississippians) that existed on the bank of Mississippi river between 750 and 1500 AD or after. Thomas keeps in perspective major excavation findings over the last few centuries and tries to sketch lifestyle of native inhabitants during the time period and why Mississippians could not make progress from their initial good work (Thomas, 1999, p. 151... ? The Mississippi River...