The Handbook to Life in the Ancient Maya World

Author(s): 
Foster, Lynn V.
ISBN: 
0195183630
Date published: 
July 2005
Paperback
Price: 
£12.50

Focuses on this mysterious and grand civilisation FROM its beginnings to the Spanish Conquest in the 16th century. Each chapter is supplemented by an extensive bibliography as well as photographs, original line drawings, and maps. Different sections include civilization and archaeology, evolution, geography, society and government, astronomy and the calendar, funerary beliefs and customs, and many more,