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Archaeology and the Book of Mormon, Part II: Visiting Bonampak and the Lacadon Indians
|Title||Archaeology and the Book of Mormon, Part II: Visiting Bonampak and the Lacadon Indians|
|Publication Type||Magazine Article|
|Year of Publication||1955|
|Authors||Hunter, Milton R.|
|Pagination||316–319, 338, 340–343|
|Date Published||May 1955|
|Keywords||Ancient America – Mesoamerica; Archaeology; Mexico; Native Americans – Lacandon; Native Americans – Maya; Race; Skin Color|
This series is a comprehensive compilation of archaeological artifacts in Mesoamerica that relate to Book of Mormon places and peoples. It is copiously illustrated with photographs of buildings, pottery, statues, and carvings. The series includes evidences of Christ’s appearance to the Americas and reviews ancient Mayan writings, including Title of the Lords of Totonicapan, the Popol Vuh, the Annals of the Cakehiquels, and the Works of Ixtlilxochitl. The author also discusses white and dark people in ancient America. The second part records the author's visit to the Mayan site of Bonampak and the Lacandon people.
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