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Author Fash, William Leonard.

Title The ancient American world / William Fash & Mary E. Lyons.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2005.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 972.01 FAS    Available
Description 170 p. : ill. ( some col.), maps ; 24 cm.
Series The World in ancient times
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references p. ([163]-165) and index.
Contents The people of maize -- Land of rubber -- Conquests and captives -- Pyramids, paintings, and pottery -- K'uk mo' takes a hike -- The boy-king of bone -- Fear and fire -- Cotton, copper, and canoes -- The feathered serpent rides again -- Triple whammy -- Flowers and song -- War of the worlds -- War of the worlds, continued -- Roller coaster roads -- A tale of two cities -- The thunderous temple -- On top of the world -- The man with the gold earrings -- Chan Chan -- Cuzco rules -- Chosen girls and breechcloth boys.
Subject Indians of Mexico -- History -- Sources.
Indians of Mexico -- Social life and customs.
Indians of Mexico -- Antiquities.
Indians of South America -- History -- Sources.
Indians of South America -- Social life and customs.
Indians of South America -- Antiquities.
Mexico -- Antiquities.
South America -- Antiquities.
Added Author Lyons, Mary E.
ISBN 0195174658 (alk. paper) : $32.95
0195222474 (Calif. ed. : alk. paper)
0195222423 (set ISBN)

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