The gods of the dim past left countless traces, which we can read and decipher today
for the first time, because the problem of space travel was not a problem but a reality to
men of thousands of years ago.
Who made this statement and what is the claim pu
4. When Europeans colonized the Americas, they came with preconceived ideas about
the length of time that Native peoples lived in this new world.
What were these preconceived ideas ?,
how did they influence the interpretation of archaeological sites durin
Discuss how Ignatius Donnelly used a traditional story and archaeological evidence to
support his claims about the worlds first civilization.
Then compare and contrast how traditional stories and archaeological finds were used to
support the claim that th
2.Over the past 500 years, many have claimed that the first Americans originated
in Europe or the Middle East.
What evidence was used by scholars in the 16th and 17th centuries to support
their interpretations of the origins of Native Americans?
How have the pyramids of Egypt been used to support claims about Atlantis by
Ignatius Donnelly and Ancient Astronauts by Erich Von Daniken?
What evidence have Egyptologists used to identify when the pyramids were
how they were built, and who built
A quote from Andrew Jacksons address to Congress in 1830:
In the monuments and fortresses of an unknown people, spread over the extensive
regions of the west, we behold the memorials of a once powerful race, which was
exterminated, or has disappeared, to
How have architectural remains at Americas Stonehenge (also called Mystery Hill), the
Newport Tower, and LAnse aux Meadows been used to support claims that a group of
Europeans discovered the Western Hemisphere before Columbus?
Does this evidence convinci
- Cannibalism: Animal eats its own kind.
- common in animal kingdom, lot of animals that do it.
- What about people? lots of accounts of cannibalistic behavior
- if another group calls the enemy cannibals, does that mean cannibalism is happening or is use