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By Kenneth L. Feder

This publication presents a desirable, encyclopedic antidote for the mysticism and pseudoscience surrounding famous or hugely publicized archaeological and anthropological "discoveries."

• 134 alphabetical entries of phrases on the topic of notable archaeological claims, many relating to renowned frauds, misinterpretations, and misrepresentations of the human past

• includes 50 illustrations, together with depictions of the Maya calendar day and month glyphs, historical astronomical alignments, the sarcophagus lid of the Maya ruler Pacal, and the Ica Stones

• photos of such monuments and artifacts because the pyramids at Giza, Serpent Mound, Nazca flooring drawings, Tucson artifacts, Michigan Relics, and Easter Island Moai deliver the themes to life

• A complete bibliography and extra analyzing feedback on the finish of every access feed additional investigation

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