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The Oxford Companion to Local and Family History (2 ed.)

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2009
Subject:
History, Local and Family History
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The bird was domesticated by the Aztec Indians in Mexico. From about 1540 it was imported into England by merchants of the ...

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology (2 ed.)

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2009
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Archaeology, History
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[Sp] ... Large game‐bird of the Phasianidae family (Meleagris gallopavo) with dark plumage, native to North America from Canada down to Mexico. Widely hunted from Archaic times ... More

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