This Tree Grows Out of Hell


This Tree Grows Out of Hell: Mesoamerica and the Search for the Magical Body

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Author  Ptolemy Tompkins
Publisher  Harpercollins
Publication Date   December 1, 1990
ISBN  0062508660
Pages  192

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An investigation into the history, archaeology and mythology of ancient Mesoamerica, in order to understand the motivations that lay behind the building of pyramidal cities and bizarre rituals. The author dismisses New Age ideas about the origin and nature of these societies.

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