K'iche' Maya Oral History Project



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The narrator tells the story of how a long time go in Cobán, Alta Verapaz, a community of Protestants were suffering from a famine because they abandoned the Catholic faith.

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Latin American and Iberian Institute, University of New Mexico


Weather; religion; baptism; animals; starvation


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Oral History #134: The Suffering of the Protestants that Lived in Cobán a Long Time Ago



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