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Mayan civilization

by Pilar Tutor

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Published by Childrens Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mayas -- Juvenile literature,
  • Mayas,
  • Indians of Central America

  • About the Edition

    An introduction to the culture of the ancient Mayas, discussing political and social organization, daily life, traditions, religion, and cities.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statement[original text, Pilar Tutor ; translator, Deborah Kent].
    SeriesThe World heritage
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1435 .T8713 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination33 p. :
    Number of Pages33
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1732377M
    ISBN 100516083813
    LC Control Number92037022


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