Find Out About the Aztecs & Maya
What Life Was Like for Ancient Civilizations in Central AmericaBook - 2001
Step back in time to Mexico before the Spanish conquest and discover fascinating facts about the peoples who lived there. Explore the culture and beliefs of the Mayas and Aztecs - the cities they built, their astronomical knowledge, and their insatiable need for human sacrifice. Marvel at their mysterious pyramids and beautiful masks, and learn about a ball game that meant certain death for one of its players. A variety of practical projects helps you bring the past alive - create a fan fit for an emperor, make a Mayan backstrap loom and recreate the amazing Aztec sun stone.
Publisher: London, England : Southwater, 
Copyright Date: ©2001
Branch Call Number: J 972.01 MACD
Characteristics: 64 pages :,color illustrations, color map ;,23 cm
Alternative Title: Aztecs & Maya