Mystery of the Maya
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Mystery of the Maya
Deep within the jungles of Mexico and Guatemala and extending into the limestone shelf of the Yucatan peninsula lie the fabled pyramids, temples and palaces of the Maya. While Europe still slumbered in the Dark Ages, these innovative people had charted the heavens, evolved the only true writing system native to the Americas and had made tremendous strides in mathematics and calendrics. Without metal tools, beasts of burden or even the wheel, they were able to construct monumental cities. Filmed at numerous sacred sites throughout Central America, Mystery of the Maya explores the culture,… More
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"Whether on the ground or shot from a helicopter, its views of Mayan civilization are terrific."
‑ Chris Hewitt (St. Paul), St. Paul Pioneer Press
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