Denevan, William M. (Ed.), The Native Population of the Americas in 1492, 2nd ed. (Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1992),but they augment this data with various other sources. See Appendix C of their paper for detail.
Saturday, January 23, 2016
Precolonial Population Density in the Americas
Bruhn and Gallego (2012) compile population density data in the Americas before European colonization. Their primary source is