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Re: Ang: Estotiland



on 28/09/00 07:35, Erling Johansen at erling.johansen@visa.no wrote:

> Niven mentioned some great sources of New World information, like Storm,
> Rafn.....
> 
> Another great book is written by Kaare Prytz and is about voyages to
> pre-columbian America . It's in norwegian and i don't know if it's been
> translated to english.
> It's definitely worth looking at for those of you who read scandinavian
> languages.  An interesting theory of his based on information from the sagas
> is that the vikings made it at least down to the caribbean, perhaps even to
> Yucatan. 
> 
> One of his theories is that the white people who had visited the
> Aztecs/Toltecs and gave birth to the myths which in turn helped CortÚs in his
> later conquest -  actually were the vikings. This must've been in the 11th
> century. 
> 
> In general, the book is a great read.
> 
> The title is: "Vestover f°r Kolumbus".
> 
> Erling.
> 
> 
> 
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Greetings,

I wish I could remember where I read this but one God of the Incas was
Quentzacoalt - did I spell it right? - an it is supposed to mean ź White
God ╗ or to be a reference to a White God...

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