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800 Years Of Human Sacrifice In Kent

800 Years Of Human Sacrifice In Kent | Archaeology | Scoop.it
British Archaeology #131 (July/August) has a feature by Pippa Bradley that caught my interest.
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A bog yields evidence of massacre during the time of Christ

A bog yields evidence of massacre during the time of Christ | Archaeology | Scoop.it
Archaeologists find warrior bodies hacked to bits in an ancient bog from the era of Christ.

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Death and diet: Peru’s sacrificial victims : Past Horizons Archaeology

Death and diet: Peru’s sacrificial victims : Past Horizons Archaeology | Archaeology | Scoop.it

Human sacrifices are the most infamous feature of ancient South American societies, but little was actually known about the victims? New research published in The American Journal of Physical Anthropology explores archaeological evidence from Peru, dating to the Late Horizon era between 1450 and 1532 A.D.,  to tell us more about the individuals who met their fate.


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joseph mora's curator insight, November 19, 2013 12:16 AM

ancient peru would sacrifice...