Encyclopedia of Mysterious Places

Encyclopedia of Mysterious Places

by Robert R. Ingpen
     
 

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What drove the Aztecs and their Central American predecessors to perform human sacrifices? Why was Stonehenge built, how were the Neolithic people able to carry the stones hundreds of miles, and what is the significance of their alignments? Questions like these, which cannot be answered with real certainty, add to the air of mystery that surrounds the forty places… See more details below

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What drove the Aztecs and their Central American predecessors to perform human sacrifices? Why was Stonehenge built, how were the Neolithic people able to carry the stones hundreds of miles, and what is the significance of their alignments? Questions like these, which cannot be answered with real certainty, add to the air of mystery that surrounds the forty places vividly explored inThe Encyclopedia of Mysterious PlacesFor anyone who has ever been captivated by the mysteries abounding in the lore and legends of the past, this is the perfect companion to bring these mysteries of the past vividly to life.

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ISBN-13:
9781586630980
Publisher:
Friedman, Michael Publishing Group, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/01/1999
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
9.32(w) x 12.28(h) x 1.01(d)

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