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IV. Contributions.— El Baranco de Guaramal. — Volcano of Izalco.—
Depredations ol Rascon. — Zonzonate. — News from Guatimala. — Journey
continued. — Aguiaal co. — Apeneca. — Mountain of Aguachapa. —
A lofty Mountain Range. — Ascent of the Mountains.— Commanding View.—
Beautiful Plain— An elevated Village.— Ride along the Lake. — Solola.— Visit to
Santa Cruz del Quiche.— Scenery on the Road.— Barrancas. —San Thomas.
Indian Tradition respecting this City.— Probably has never been Tinted by the
Whites.— Presents a noble Field for future Enterprise.— Departure.— San Pedro.
— Virtue of a Passport.— A difficult Ascent.— Mountain Scenery. — Totonicapan.
I attempted to reach it by passing round the circumference of the mountain, but
was obstructed by an immense chasm, and returning, struck directly across. I had
no idea what I was attempting. The whole was covered with lava lying in ridges ...
The historian, in speaking of Nicaragua, says, " There are burning mountains in
this province, the chief of which is ... round, called Masaya, being a burning
Mountain, the Mouth of it being half a League in Compass, and the Depth within it
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Incidents of Travel in Central America, Chiapas, and Yucatan, Volym 2
John L. Stephens
Obegränsad förhandsgranskning - 1871
Incidents of travel in Central America: Chiapas and Yucatan
John Lloyd Stephens
Obegränsad förhandsgranskning - 1858
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John Lloyd Stephens
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