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Maya to Aztec : ancient Mesoamerica revealed. Season 1 / Edwin Barnhart.

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Great courses (DVD).

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (48 video files (approximately 1440 min.)) : sound, color.
  • Publisher: [United States] : The Great Courses, 2015.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

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Formatted Contents Note:
Episode 6 Early Highland Maya Episode 40 Tulum Episode 28 Cacaxtla Murals and Xochicalco Episode 14 Maya Astronomy and Building Orientations Episode 15 Dresden Codex Episode 48 Frontiers of Mesoamerican Archeology Episode 20 Calakmul Episode 30 Chichen Itza Episode 36 How the Aztecs Expanded Their Empire Episode 32 Mesoamerican Religion Episode 29 Toltecs Episode 39 Illuminating Works of Aztec Art Episode 5 Mesoamerican Plants, Cuisine, and Medicine Episode 18 Illuminating Works of Maya Art Episode 13 Maya Hieroglyphs Episode 1 Maya, Aztecs, and Mesoamerica Episode 8 Popol Vuh Episode 47 Maya Survival and Revival Episode 24 New Cities of the Terminal Classic Episode 10 How the Maya Mastered Mathematics Episode 34 Aztec Capital of Tenochtitlan Episode 44 Fall of the Last Maya Kingdom Episode 23 Classic Maya Collapse Episode 42 Siege of Tenochtitlan Episode 11 World's Most Elaborate Calendar Episode 4 Olmec Contemporaries Episode 27 Great Pyramid of Cholula and El Tajin Episode 16 Palenque Episode 21 Mesoamerican Ball Game Episode 45 Caste Wars of Yucatǹ Episode 7 Preclassic Maya Lowlands Episode 19 Copan Episode 43 Conquest of the Maya and Landa's Legacy Episode 3 Olmec Art as the Mother Culture Episode 12 TikaL Episode 38 Paquime Episode 33 Aztec Origins Episode 9 Great City of Teotihuacan Episode 17 Sacred Geometry in Art and Architecture Episode 31 League of Mayapan Episode 22 Enigmatic West Mexico and Shaft Tombs Episode 46 Echoes of the Past in Mexico Episode 41 First Contact with Europe in Mesoamerica Episode 37 Independent Tarascans Episode 2 Olmec Civilization Emerges Episode 25 Monte Alban and Zapotec Rule over Oaxaca Episode 35 Life in the Aztec World Episode 26 Mixtec Rise.
Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Lecturer: Professor Edwin Barnhart, Maya Exploration Center.
Summary, etc.:
Uncover the fascinating rise and fall of the Maya and Aztec civilizations-spectacular empires with complex cultures that ruled vast stretches of pre-Columbian America. In this comprehensive course taught by the Director of the Maya Exploration Center, you'll witness the enthralling history of these sophisticated societies as you explore their religions, governments, social organizations, and more.
Target Audience Note:
Rated TVPG.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Indians of Mexico > History.
Indians of Central America > History.
Mayas > History.
Incas > History.

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