World of the Maya

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New American Library, 1960 - History - 224 pages
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A comprehensive look at Mayan civilization describes social and political organization, customs, religion, art, architecture, and the life-styles of common people and the ruling classes

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User Review  - Lo - Goodreads

Interesting look into the anthropological understanding of the Maya peoples way back when scholarship was still pretty primitive. Take everything in here with a grain of salt. Read full review

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User Review  - Anders - Goodreads

Research leading to an outline of Mayan culture and its practices, family designs, styles, ceremonies, food culture etc. Dry tone, thankfully. Read full review


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