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Atlantis (Ἀτλαντὶς νῆσος, "island of Atlas") is a fictional island mentioned within an allegory on the hubris of nations in Plato's works Timaeus and Critias, where it represents the antagonist naval power that besieges "Ancient Athens", the pseudo-historic embodiment of Plato's ideal state (see The Republic).
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Islas de la Bahía ("Bay Islands") is one of the 18 departments into which the Central American nation of Honduras is divided.
Belize is a country on the eastern coast of Central America.
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British Honduras was the name of a territory on the east coast of Central America, south of Mexico, after it became a British crown colony in 1862.
The crystal skulls are human skull hardstone carvings made of clear or milky white quartz (also called "rock crystal"), claimed to be pre-Columbian Mesoamerican artifacts by their alleged finders; however, none of the specimens made available for scientific study have been authenticated as pre-Columbian in origin.
George Walton Lucas, Jr. (born May 14, 1944) is an American filmmaker and entrepreneur.
Honduras, officially the Republic of Honduras (República de Honduras), is a republic in Central America.
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Iguana is a genus of herbivorous lizards native to tropical areas of Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean.
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Sir John Eric Sidney Thompson (31 December 1898 – 9 September 1975) was a leading English Mesoamerican archaeologist, ethnohistorian, and epigrapher.
The jaguar, Panthera onca, is a big cat, a feline in the Panthera genus, and is the only extant Panthera species native to the Americas.
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The Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute is a quarterly peer-reviewed academic journal published by Wiley-Blackwell on behalf of the Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland.
Lubaantun (also Lubaantún or Lubaantán in Spanish orthography) is a pre-Columbian ruined city of the Maya civilization in southern Belize, Central America.
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The Maya civilization was a Mesoamerican civilization developed by the Maya peoples, noted for the Maya hieroglyphic script, the only known fully developed writing system of the pre-Columbian Americas, as well as for its art, architecture, and mathematical and astronomical systems.
The Mosquito Coast, also known as the Miskito Coast, historically comprised an area along the eastern coast of present-day Nicaragua and Honduras.
Francisco (Pancho) Villa was named at birth José Doroteo Arango Arámbula (5 June 1878 – 20 July 1923); he became one of the best Mexican Revolutionary generals, and certainly its most famous.
Pulp magazines (often referred to as "the pulps") are inexpensive fiction magazines that were published from 1896 through the 1950s.
The Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland (RAI) is a long-established anthropological organisation, with a global membership.
Sotheby's is a multinational corporation, originally British but now headquartered in New York City.
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Steven Allan Spielberg (born December 18, 1946) is an American director, producer and screenwriter.
Sydney Burney CBE, OBE (1876/77 - January 1951) was a British art and antiquities dealer and collector based in London.