The Fall of the Ancient Maya
Solving the Mystery of the Maya CollapseBook - 2002
Ancient Maya civilization thrived in the tropics of Central America for more than a thousand years and produced some of the world's finest architecture and art. Then it mysteriously vanished, leaving a landscape of ruins smothered by forests. The Classic Maya collapse is one of the great puzzles of history, ranking alongside the Fall of Rome as an enigma that has intrigued scholars for generations.
Publisher: New York : Thames & Hudson, 2002
Branch Call Number: 972.81016 Web
Characteristics: 368 p. : ill., maps