Re: maize in ancient india: strong transpacific links are indicated

August Matthusen (
Sun, 05 Jan 1997 22:36:51 -0800

Yuri Kuchinsky wrote:
> August Matthusen ( wrote:
> : Yuri Kuchinsky wrote:
> : > Pre-columbian maize pollen _has been found_ in India.
> : Reference?
> The ref is in the ECONOMIC BOTANY article by Johannessen. I don't have it
> with me at the moment. He says there that the evidence is still
> fragmentary, but IT'S THERE.

You previously stated that the evidence was so equivocal that the
Johannessen wanted to re-core the sites. But now you're so sure that
you write "_has been found_".

What changed? Did the authors revise the article?

August Matthusen