Lost history of Aztec and Maya
A highly readable, authoritative history of Mesoamerica and its many peoples, from the Olmecs and Maya to the Toltecs and Aztecs ... Discvoer Mesoamerican myths and legends from creation tales to stories of the gods and goddesses, and the mythology of fertility, harves and the afterlife"--P.  of cover.
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The Zapotec and the Maya
The Rise of the Aztecs
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