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Ancient America rediscovered : including an account of America's first settlers who left from the Biblical towers of Babel at the time of the confusion of tongues

Author: Mariano Veytia; Donald W Hemingway; W David Hemingway; Ronda Cunningham
Publisher: Springville, UT : Bonneville Books : Distributed by CFI, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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This is the first English translation of a portion of "Historia Antigua de Mexico" written originally in Spanish by Don Mariano Fernandez de Echevarria Y Veytia (Mariano Veytia) 1720-1778, a celebrated Mexican historian. Veytia discusses: the fascinating history of the peoples who first came to the Americas, beginning with a group of seven families who left the Tower of Babel at the time of the confusion of tongues;  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mariano Veytia; Donald W Hemingway; W David Hemingway; Ronda Cunningham
ISBN: 9781555174699 1555174698 1555174795 9781555174798
OCLC Number: 251522239
Notes: "First English translation."
"A historical look at this ancient land according to the man who experienced it."--Cover.
Translation of the first 23 chapters of book 1 of the author's Historia antigua de Mexico.
Description: xv, 219 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Other Titles: Historia antigua de México.
History of the origin of the peoples who inhabited North America called the New Spain ;
Responsibility: as recorded by Mariano Veytia (1720-1778) ; compiled by Donald W. Hemingway, W. David Hemingway ; [Ronda Cunningham, translator ; foreword by Donald W. Hemingway].

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This is the first English translation of a portion of "Historia Antigua de Mexico" written originally in Spanish by Don Mariano Fernandez de Echevarria Y Veytia (Mariano Veytia) 1720-1778, a celebrated Mexican historian. Veytia discusses: the fascinating history of the peoples who first came to the Americas, beginning with a group of seven families who left the Tower of Babel at the time of the confusion of tongues; the great civilizations that developed therefrom covering a period of approximately 2400 years; the eclipse and terrible earthquake at the time of the death of Jesus Christ; and, the ancient system of time as counted from the creation of the earth with specific years cited for the universal flood, the Tower of Babel, and the birth and death of Christ.

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