The Maya were an advanced civilisation that built magnificent cities in the rainforests of Central America.
Find out about Mayan numbers, bloodletting rituals, and why the Maya disappeared. Inside you can read about: calendars and astronomy; how to make a mosaic mask; writing and crafts; the life of a ballplayer; city-states and the elite. Ideally suited for readers age 8+ or teachers who are looking for books to support the new curriculum. Other titles in the Explore! Series include: Stone, Bronze and Iron Ages, Mayans, Early Islamic Civilization and The Indus Valley.
1QDAK Pre-Columbian America, 4KHJ For National Curriculum Key Stage 2, 5AK Interest age: from c 9 years, YNH History & the past: general interest (Children's / Teenage), YNM People & places (Children's / Teenage)