History and Legends: Lencas in El Salvador
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Two Opposing Groups of Neolithic Humans Met in El Salvador

Two Opposing Groups of Neolithic Humans Met in El Salvador | History and Legends: Lencas in El Salvador | Scoop.it
Somewhere around 8800 BCE the two great human groups of the Americas - the super hunters of Northamerica and the sailors and plant specialists of Southamerica - met in El Salvador and began a confrontation that lasted for hundreds if not thousands...
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History of El Salvador - Wikipedia

History of El Salvador - Wikipedia

The history of El Salvador has been a struggle against many conquistadors, empires, dictatorships and world powers. After gaining independence, several Spanish Creoles took control of the government and economy. Anastacio Aquino, king of the Nonoualquenos, led a rebellion against what was referred to as an abuse of power and corruption, but it was repressed by the government.

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Y sabes de dónde viene el nombre de El Salvador

Y sabes de dónde viene el nombre de El Salvador | History and Legends: Lencas in El Salvador | Scoop.it
Visita la entrada para saber más
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The Lenca and the Union of Silan

The Lenca and the Union of Silan | History and Legends: Lencas in El Salvador | Scoop.it
By Leonel Chevez.
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The War that United all Tribes
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Evidence Accumulates for Ancient Transoceanic Voyages, Says Geographer

Evidence Accumulates for Ancient Transoceanic Voyages, Says Geographer | History and Legends: Lencas in El Salvador | Scoop.it
An expert's journey across a controversial gap in history of the New World is at a "turning point."
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ACTITUD INDIGENA: LIBRO GRATIS: El Salvador, el Popol Vuh y el origen de las culturas de Mesoamérica.

ACTITUD INDIGENA: LIBRO GRATIS: El Salvador, el Popol Vuh y el origen de las culturas de Mesoamérica. | History and Legends: Lencas in El Salvador | Scoop.it
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Frontiers of Anthropology: Tracking the First Americans

Frontiers of Anthropology: Tracking the First Americans | History and Legends: Lencas in El Salvador | Scoop.it
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Deep history of coconuts decoded: Origins of cultivation, ancient trade routes, and colonization of the Americas

Deep history of coconuts decoded: Origins of cultivation, ancient trade routes, and colonization of the Americas | History and Legends: Lencas in El Salvador | Scoop.it
DNA analysis of more than 1,300 coconuts from around the world reveals that the coconut was brought under cultivation in two separate locations, one in the Pacific basin and the other in the Indian Ocean basin. What's more, coconut genetics also preserve a record of prehistoric trade routes and of the colonization of the Americas.
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RaceandHistory.com - BLACK CIVILIZATIONS OF ANCIENT AMERICA

RaceandHistory.com - BLACK CIVILIZATIONS OF ANCIENT AMERICA | History and Legends: Lencas in El Salvador | Scoop.it
The earliest people in the Americas were people of the Negritic African race, who entered the Americas perhaps as early as 100,000 years ago
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From Taiwan to Chile: A Source of the Indigenous of the Americas - The Indigenous History of El Salvador

From Taiwan to Chile: A Source of the Indigenous of the Americas - The Indigenous History of El Salvador | History and Legends: Lencas in El Salvador | Scoop.it
Based on a comparative analysis of the Taiwanese aboriginal language, Siraya, and the oldest Mayan language Ch'orti', there is a likelihood that Taiwan was the origin point for the Maya and most of the indigenous in the Americas.
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The Indigenous History of El Salvador

The Indigenous History of El Salvador | History and Legends: Lencas in El Salvador | Scoop.it
A history of the indigenous people of El Salvador, including the Chorti Maya, Lenca, and Pipil. The earliest Maya began in the Gulf of Fonseca and at four sites in El Salvador. The Maya trace their roots back to Monte Verde and the south of Chile. Pre-Classic Maya in El Salvador made many inventions, like nixtamal, yoga, gymnastics, the kayak, trail running, hot baths, and studying the shark.
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Central American and northern Andean Indian | people

Central American and northern Andean Indian | people | History and Legends: Lencas in El Salvador | Scoop.it
Member of any of the aboriginal peoples inhabiting Central America (south from Guatemala) and the northern coast of South America, including the northern drainage of th
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Los posibles orígenes del término guanaco

Los posibles orígenes del término guanaco | History and Legends: Lencas in El Salvador | Scoop.it
En la década de 1540, el conquistador Gómez de Alvarado y Contreras -hermano menor de Pedro, gobernador del Reino de Guatemala- tuvo ocasión de ver guanacos en sus exploraciones por Perú y Chile.<
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El enigma del planisferio perdido

El enigma del planisferio perdido | History and Legends: Lencas in El Salvador | Scoop.it
Mapa de Martellus.  Guía para la aventura de Colón, se creyó desaparecido por años y al fin reveló sus inscripciones, ocultas durante cinco siglos.
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Una Historia Indígena de Arcatao, El Salvador - The Indigenous History of El Salvador

Una Historia Indígena de Arcatao, El Salvador - The Indigenous History of El Salvador | History and Legends: Lencas in El Salvador | Scoop.it
Arcatao queda en la esquina noreste de Chalatenango, El Salvador, fronterizo con Honduras. Es un lugar caliente, con una abundancia de agua, suelos buenos, y una belleza natural que no fue perdido por los indígenas antepasados. Hay señales que Arcatao tiene una larga historia indígena. Voy a hablar de cinco tiempos de probable historia indígena: La hibridización de maiz de la hierba teosinte, de 7,900 AEC (Antes de la Era Común) hasta 2,000 AEC. Los viajes de los Lencas de Lago Olomega hasta Copan (ahora Honduras), pasando por Arcatao, de 2,300 AEC hasta 830 EC (Era Común) Los refugiado
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Geneticist Traces Mysterious Origins of Native Americans to Middle East, Ancient Greece - The Epoch Times

Geneticist Traces Mysterious Origins of Native Americans to Middle East, Ancient Greece - The Epoch Times | History and Legends: Lencas in El Salvador | Scoop.it
The idea that Native Americans are descended from ancient Jews, Egyptians, or Greeks has been a controversial one for hundreds of years. Here's a look at accounts from the 18th century through to today that suggest this may be the case.
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Cross-culturality

Cross-culturality | History and Legends: Lencas in El Salvador | Scoop.it
Evidence for cross-culturality in prehistory: A look at the cross-cultural similarities between ancient civilisations.
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How many groups reached the Americas before Christopher Columbus?

How many groups reached the Americas before Christopher Columbus? | History and Legends: Lencas in El Salvador | Scoop.it
In 1492, Christopher Columbus landed in what is now the Bahamas, changing the world forever. But was he first non-indigenous person to reach the Americas? Vikings got there before him, and possibly Polynesians too...and those are just the sane theories.
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The fascinating and ancient history of accidental trans-Pacific exploration

The fascinating and ancient history of accidental trans-Pacific exploration | History and Legends: Lencas in El Salvador | Scoop.it
Today's Mexican castaway may be following centuries of Polynesian explorers.
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I cringe here at the use of accidental in the title. That may be the case of our friend Jose Salvador, but is probably unfairly applied to the Polynesians by someone who uses GPS to get to the the office each day.

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Linguists: New-World Settlers Spent Millennia On Land Bridge - Inside Science News Service

Linguists: New-World Settlers Spent Millennia On Land Bridge - Inside Science News Service | History and Legends: Lencas in El Salvador | Scoop.it
Linguists: New-World Settlers Spent Millennia On Land Bridge
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... from the Beringian population,” he said.
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499 - The Chinese Discover America Almost A Thousand Years Before Columbus

Sacramento's Chinatown Mall -
Located between Third and fifth streets, J and I streets. During
the Gold Rush, this area was largely populated with Chinese immigrants;
now, association halls and a Chinese language school help keep Chinese culture alive.
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The Indigenous History of El Salvador: Pipil

The Indigenous History of El Salvador: Pipil | History and Legends: Lencas in El Salvador | Scoop.it
A history of the indigenous people of El Salvador, including the Chorti Maya, Lenca, and Pipil.
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