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Mound builders of ancient America

Robert Silverberg

Mound builders of ancient America

the archaeology of a myth.

by Robert Silverberg

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Published by New York Graphic Society in Greenwich, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Mound-builders,
    • Mounds -- United States,
    • United States -- Antiquities

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 343-351.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE73 .S57
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 369 p.
      Number of Pages369
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5605265M
      LC Control Number68012370

      COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle . The ancient mound builders practiced a cult of the dead and buried their deceased in burial mounds to act as portals to connect the living with the dead. These portals remain open today and are the gateways for much of the paranormal activity found in the Great Lakes region.

        As Lorett Treese explains in her fascinating history A Serpent’s Tale: Discovering America’s Ancient Mound Builders, the enigmatic nature of these antiquities fueled both fanciful claims and scientific inquiry. Early on, the earthworks began to Author: Lorett Treese. Mormons, Mastodons and Mound-Builders Part 1: ORIGIN OF A LEGEND IN the Rev. David Marks was traveling through western New York and there he heard of the recent publication of a very strange book. When Marks heard the claims being made for this book -- that it told the hitherto unpublished story of the ancient inhabitants of the Americas -- it occurred to him that .

      The Adena Mound Builders. likes. The Adena Mound Builders explores the ancient remains of one of the Ohio Valley's most enigmatic people. Dedicated to the preservation of ers:   Some archaeologists believe, based on uncovered artifacts, that the mound builders had entered the bronze age, had a high level of intelligence and traded with the Aztecs and Mayans. The prehistoric people left more famous mounds in other states, such as the Great Serpent Mound in Ohio, and other constructions in the south and in western states.


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Incredibly, nearly everything Cayce related about the Mound Builders and the patterns of migrations to ancient America is true. Sincea series of astounding developments have shattered American archaeology s most cherished beliefs.

Excavations have uncovered solid evidence that ancient America was probably settled at le years ago/5(13). Robert Silverberg tells the fascinating history of the rise and fall of the myth of the Mound Builders in a massively-researched book.

Not many people know, for example, that the myth of the Mound Builders was finally laid to rest by the work of the Smithsonian Institution in the s and s under the direction of John Wesley Powell, the Civil War hero and one-armed explorer of the 5/5(3).

The mound builders left their earth mounds from the Great Lakes to the Gulf and from the Atlantic to the Mississippi Valley. Mounds were built by many tribal groups for a number of belief systems which expressed their culture.

The mounds also marked the beginning of political and societal complexity among many early cultures of Ancient America. Outside the Southwest, though, the architects of ancient America worked in wood and earth, and little of their work has endured.

For signs of our past we must look, not to vast monuments of imperishable stone, but to subtler things: the arrowhead in the forest soil, the image carved on the face of a cliff, the potsherd and the bead. Mound Builders of Ancient Mound builders of ancient America book book.

Read 11 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Comprehensive history of the discovery of histori /5. Modern Genetic Research Confirming Cayce’s Story This section adapted from Mound Builders: Edgar Cayce's Forgotten Record of Ancient America by Gregory L.

Little, PhD. Edgar Cayce mentioned ancient America in 68 different readings. These readings covered migrations to America, mound builders, the Norse, and other events. A surprisingly compelling book. Having read a fair number of books on the mound builders, the ancient Americas, and controversial artifacts- and not being especially predisposed to putting much stock in Edgar Cayce's readings - it was somewhat jarring how closely Cayce's accounts of ancient America match the available evidence/5.

Ancient America: Cultural Atlas For Young People – Marion Wood Ancient American Inscriptions: Plow Marks or History. – William R. McGlone, Phillip M. Leonard, James L Guthrie, Rollin W. Gillespie & James P. Whittall, Jr. In her book, Moundbuilders of Ancient America: A Legacy Reclaimed, Ms.

Giza has combined 38 years of research with the latest DNA Technology. Inusing tools to trace her ancestor's early Migrations out of Africa and into America, her DNA results pin-point Ancient Amer-Indian Ancestry in Mesoamerica, linking her Heritage with the Ancient.

In this video, I will explore in detail the once popular Mound Builder Myth and show why the Book of Mormon’s version of ancient American history was both familiar and credible to the first. Exploring America’s Earliest Rock Art J ; Early New World Maps J ; Saving Artifacts from Confirmation Bias June 4, “Red Paint” Pictographic Panels West of Beaver, Utah ; Featured Products.

Ancient Mines of Kitchi-Gummi: Cypriot/Minoan Traders in North America – Roger L. Jewell. Ephraim Squier produced his era’s definitive study of the Mound Builders in Ancient Monuments of the Mississippi Valley, a ponderous folio written in collaboration with an Ohio physician, Edwin H.

Davis, and published by the newly founded Smithsonian Institution. Their book instantly established itself as a work of commanding importance. The ancient North American Mound-builder civilizations correlate with the people in The Book of Mormon. They built fortified cities the way those people did.

They had metal armor and swords like. The Mound Builders: (Altered Landscapes). USA has more thanartificial mounds between the great lakes and the Gulf of Mexico. (12) The varying cultures collectively called Mound Builders were prehistoric inhabitants of North America who, during a 5,year period, constructed various styles of earthen mounds for religious and ceremonial, burial, and elite.

- Discover the mysteries of Ancient America. See more ideas about Mystery, Coast to coast am and America pins. MOUND BUILDERS. Mound Builders were prehistoric American Indians, named for their practice of burying their dead in large mounds.

Beginning about three thousand years ago, they built extensive earthworks from the Great Lakes down through the Mississippi River Valley and into the Gulf of Mexico region. These mounds, many of which survive today, consisted of several. Jim Vieira discusses his 20 years of research into the mound builders of ancient America, including his compilation of thousands of reports of giant skeletons ranging from seven to over eleven feet tall unearthed from burial mounds with unusual features such as double rows of teeth.

JOSEPH SMITH AND THE PREHISTORIC MOUND-BUILDERS OF EASTERN NORTH AMERICA. By John H. Wittorf, editor, Biochemical Indexing Department, Chemical Abstracts Service, and former president of the SEHA Campus Chapter. A paper read at the Nineteenth Annual Symposium on the Archaeology of the Scriptures, held at Brigham Young University on.

- Explore firstcpl's board "Ancient America" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Nephilim giants, Mound builders and Ancient history pins. Considering the plethora of ancient archeological sites in North America conspicuously left out of our mainstream education here in America, this article, American History Censored: Mound Builders, Giants of Antiquity and Hollow Earth will show that North America was inhabited with a social sophisticated and technologically advanced ancient race of man.

In the s, reports began to surface of the discovery of very large skeletal remains in the burial mounds of North America. These skeletons were described as reaching seven to eight feet ( meters) in length, with a lower frequency of discoveries spanning nine to 11 feet ( meters) in length, and having very large skulls and gigantic lower jawbones.

Ancient Mound Builders created thousands of sacred earthen structures all across America. These native Indian cultures flourished for years before the first settlers came, creating mysterious giant earthen shapes of birds, bears, snakes, and alligator mounds, along with great conical mounds that held the bones of their leaders and loved ones.5/5(3).Edgar Cayce gave 68 readings that in some way related to ancient America’s history.

Of those 68 readings, a total of 14 directly discussed the mound-building culture that was active in America from roughly BC to historic times. Among Cayce’s statements about the mound builders was that the culture actually moved from the south to the north.