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Before Columbus: Links Between the Old World and Ancient America

By: Gordon, Cyrus

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Turnstone Press: 1972

Seller ID: 012870

Condition: Very Good


Discusses evidence of American landfall by Minoans and Jews in ancient & classical times, and also looks at references to a large land-mass in classical texts. 224 crisp pp & 700g to post. Contents: Mesoamericans portrayed by their own sculptors; Testimony of Greek authors; Plumed Serpent; Megaliths & mariners; The Metcalf Stone & ancient writing; Sea people; Evidence of language; Cultural transmission; Popol Vuh & the ancient Near East; Summation; Postscript on Bat Creek. Gordon shows how (via archeological, ethnographic & linguistic evidence) America developed culturally across the Atlantic... View more info