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Gaspar Pedro Gonzalez

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Gaspar Pedro González is a prolific Mayan author and intellectual who has contributed several books and articles on topics related to Mayan culture. An official for the Guatemalan Ministry of Culture, he is also an instructor at the University Mariano Gálvez in Guatemala, where he lives. He has been honored by officials in the Mayan Q'anjob'al linguistic community and has presented at international events including the conference of the Latin American Studies Association and UNESCO. He has been invited to speak at over twenty universities throughout the United States, Europe, and Latin America.

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13 B'aktun
Mayan Visions of 2012 and Beyond
Written by Gaspar Pedro Gonzalez
Translated by Robert Sitler
Foreword by Robert Sitler


Format: Trade Paperback, 168 pages
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
On Sale: August 24, 2010
Price: $15.95

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The Living Maya
Ancient Wisdom in the Era of 2012
Written by Robert Sitler, Ph.D.
Foreword by Gaspar Pedro Gonzalez and Patricio Balona


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
On Sale: November 2, 2010
Price: $16.95

Author Robert Sitler’s immersion in Mayan culture began with a transformative spiritual experience more than three decades ago in the ruins of Palenque, Mexico. Led by a local to a nearby Mayan village, Sitler discovered firsthand what traditional Mayan life was like—a community of people living in peace with each other... Read more >
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The Living Maya
Ancient Wisdom in the Era of 2012
Written by Robert Sitler, Ph.D.
Foreword by Gaspar Pedro Gonzalez and Patricio Balona


Format: eBook, 208 pages
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
On Sale: April 10, 2012
Price: $12.95

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