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The Mayas

Author: Pamela Odijk
Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Silver Burdett Press, 1990, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Describes the Mayan civilization which flourished in southern Mexico and Central America from 250 to 850.
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Genre/Form: Children's nonfiction
Literature
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pamela Odijk
ISBN: 0382098900 9780382098901
OCLC Number: 20418804
Notes: "First published 1989 by the Macmillan Company of Australia ... adapted and first published in the United States in 1990"--Title page verso.
Description: 47 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Contents: The Mayas: Timeline --
The Mayas: Introduction --
The Importance of Landforms and Climate --
Natural Plants, Animals, and Birds --
Crops and Hunting --
How Families Lived --
Food and Medicine --
Clothes --
Religion and Rituals of the Mayas --
Obeying the Law --
Writing It Down: Recording Things --
Maya Legends --
Art and Architecture --
Going Places: Transportation, Exploration, and Communication --
Music, Dancing, and Recreation --
Wars and Battles --
Maya Inventions and Special Skills --
Why the Civilization Declined
Responsibility: Pamela Odijk.

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Describes the Mayan civilization which flourished in southern Mexico and Central America from 250 to 850.

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