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Classic Maya Collapse - Cities Abandoned!

The Great Courses (Firm), (Distributor). Kanopy (Firm), (Distributor).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (28 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : The Great Courses, 2015.

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General Note:
Title from title frames.
Film
In Process Record.
Participant or Performer Note:
Edwin Barnhart
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally produced by The Great Courses in 2015.
Summary, etc.:
One of history's unsolved mysteries is why many Maya cities were abandoned in the 9th century AD, bringing an end to the Classic period. Examine theories that trace this collapse to war, drought, environmental damage, or volcanic eruption. Then hear Dr. Barnhart's solution to the puzzle.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language Note:
In English
Subject: History, Ancient.
Genre: Education films.

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