Peter Shelton

The Answer Is: Religion or Defense

Posted in Road Trips West, Watch columns by pshelton on October 15, 2011

The question is not: Why did the Anasazi disappear? (The answer to that one is still a swirl of conjecture.) The question should be: Why were they there in Chaco Canyon in the first place? And what is the meaning of the monumental architecture they left behind? (more…)