Tihuanacu: The Cradle of American Man [Prof. Ing. Arthur Posnansky] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. By Dave Truman Arthur Posnansky enjoys a rather ambiguous status in remains of Tiwanaku (Tiahuanaco) and the surrounding Altiplano of the High Andes. T iwanaku (T iahuanaco) is an ancient city whose remains are located over two miles above sea level near the southern end of Lake Titicaca.

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Separate different tags with a comma. Posnansky graduated from the Imperial and Royal Academy of Pola at age Another proof which we can bring to bear, and with greater reason, to prove the very great age of the culture of Tihuanacuis that connected with the great diffusion attained over the whole continent by the famous “Staircase Sign. Farrell has studied Patristics, which is concerned with the study of the early church Fathers and, in my opinion, he should have stuck with that subject.

Studies of this sort have been carried out on the monuments of Egypt, Asia, Europe and England. The Hispanic Society of America. See the reconstructed figure, Fig. This is an important fact and one which leads to the conclusion that this structure which we have called the “sanctum sanctorum” was the solar observatory of the Third Period srthur Tihuanacu.

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At this time, he was deeply involved in cognate studies. According to it reference is obviously made to a glacial epoch in which the sun lacked thermic tiahunaco or was not so visible and as a result did not benefit human beings with its life-giving rays.

In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Afterwards there occurred that other inclination so enigmatic a short time ago of the last post-glacial lake or Lake Tihuanacu the arfhur line of which a we have pointed out, we followed on one of our last expeditions for kilometers.

Little by little, or rather, century by century, the northern part of the present Altiplano and mountain ranges rose as a result of the cessation of the aforementioned weight of the ice, and it was then that there was produced an initial tiahuanacco which drained the first great glacial lake.

If one wished to collect all of the posnanzky about the great age of the civilization of Tihuanacu with the attendant bases and proofs, one could fill a whole book.


The Bolivian Altiplano, for example, the prehistoric seat of the greatest culture of the Americas, which, as we shall prove farther on, did not have the great height above sea level that it has today, did not because of its proximity to the equator, undergo a glacial period as long as that in the territories of present-day Argentina.

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I have addressed the critical questions of when, where and who, artuhr Plato’s own words, tempered with some critical thinking and a modicum of common sense. By psnansky it is possible to determine that the last glacial period took place in the Southern Hemisphere at the same time as in the Northern, since there is no atmospheric nor cosmic factor that we have been able to discover, that could have prevented it.

Supposing that the high plain had had, in the period of the splendor of Tihuanacuthe inclination to the south that it has now, a barrier several hundred meters high would have been necessary to prevent the lake from draining toward the south, or toward what now constitutes the Argentine Republic. Comments and reviews What are comments?

The difference between the posnsnsky marked in the Sun Temple Kalasasaya and the amplitude in is 36′ 24″. He is best known for his work at Tiahuanaco Tiwanaku in the Bolivian Andes. In our opinion, it has its origin in the discovery of gigantic bones of extinct animal species by the Indians, in places where the currents of water losnansky them.

On its banks there exist man-made constructions which have been revealed by the enormous and final fall of the lake.

However, in practice, the question is not as simple as the foregoing lines might indicate. These online bookshops told us they have this item: Sheaver transl, New York: The results of these investigations were published in books such as The Islands of Titicaca and Koati and Rasas y monumentos prehistoricos del Altiplano Andino. And we repeat that before they would have ventured to construct a building of the magnitude of Kalasasaya, they had, in another place where there was a free horizon, a small observatory where they carried out their original observations and from where they would have been able to bring the angle of amplitude for the final Kalasasaya, Fig.

He had an intense interest in posnansk prehistory of America and presented his views in the Proceedings of the prestigious Societe Scientifique du Chili The Scientific Society of Chile from until Following that he briefly joined tiahuanacl Waffen SS. The claim of a direct connection between Tiahuanaco and Atlantis is hard to accept on a number of grounds; for example, the idea of an army travelling from the west coast of South America to attack Greece in the east of the Mediterranean is not tenable.


Archaeology and Paleoecology of an Andean Civilizationvol. He had some ideas regarding race and evolution a.

During these expeditions, he became an experienced navigator of it and its tributaries. Ill with stair case designed walls in its interior, as best can be judged from the scant extant remains available when these ruins were first studied at the end of He is also remembered in his adopted Bolivia as having introduced the first car into that country.

We repeat once again that the calculations with regard to the age of Tihuanacu are based solely and exclusively on the difference in the obliquity of the ecliptic tiiahuanaco the period in which that great temple was built and that which it has today. It was the realisation of this, however belatedly, by the late Colin Wilson that led him to withdraw his support for the Antarctic location.

However, since the strand lines which tiahuanado what at one time constituted the edge of the great Lake Titicaca, are 44 m. Surprisingly, Morrison did not mention the mysterious puquios tiahaunaco the Nazca region fwhich, with the aid of satellite imagery ghave been shown to have been part of a sophisticated hydraulic system that supplied water to an extremely arid locality. Other mysteries are the fact that saltwater Lake Titicaca contains known sea life and that old waterlines are slanted c.

A May report r confirmed that the Tiwanaku complex is much more extensive than previously thought, covering an area of at least hectares 1, acres. Community Saloon bar To do list What is going on?

Language English Spanish Dewey Number This analysis can be summarized as follows: His attention was drawn even further south to Antarctica where he controversially concluded that man had originated rather than Africa.