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The Mayas / Dolores Gassos.

Gassos, Dolores. (Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library J 972.81 GAS (Text) 78731000420789 J Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0791084892 (hb.)
  • Physical Description: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 29cm.
  • Publisher: Philadelphia : Chelsea House Publishers, 2006.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: The splendor of pre-Columbian America -- Mayan geography : the Yucatan Peninsula -- Corn : the sap of life -- The gods : Bloodthirsty spirits -- Social classes : from king to peasants -- Ceremonial complexes : the secret world of governors and priests -- The pyramid : a symbolic building with several functions -- The ball game : a sport of life and death -- Astronomy : the Mayan calendar -- Crafts : art in daily life -- A Mayan house : the simple life of the common people -- Writing : a system based on glyphs -- The major periods.
Subject: Mayas > History > Juvenile literature.
Mayas > Social life and customs > Juvenile literature.

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