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In the background center of the image, outlined against the sky, stands one of the soaring central columns. The souls of the Mayas seem to have descended after death into a region of dankness and foul odors. For a sense of scale, look for the visitor in both parts of the gallery. There are probably about a million tourists each year who visit Egypt and Nubia, and they get a totally false view of the identity of the builders of these great civilizations, largely because the evidence of the builders’ Black origin is disappearing.

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