What was : Where is Chichen Itza?

Book
Published 2020
Item Details
Summary:

"Although it's known more as an important tourist attraction today, the city of Chichen Itza was a powerful religious, political, scientific, and artistic center of the Maya people. Readers will learn about how Chichen Itza began and what happened to cause the downfall of a great society. The book also provides details about the culture of the Maya of Chichen Itza and the stunning architecture they built like the El Castillo pyramid, the Temple of the Warriors, and the massive ball court that was used for games and rituals."--Amazon.

ISBN:
9780593093443
0593093445
Description:
107 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm.
Target Audience Note:
1040L Lexile
Other Title:
Where is Chichen Itza?
Notes:
"An official Who HQ book" --Cover.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 106-107).
Contents:
Where is Chichen Itza?
World of the Maya
People on the move
At the edge of the well of Itza
El Castillo
Life in the big city
Temple of the Warriors
Looking to the sky
Invasion of the Spanish
Discovering the past
A living culture
Timelines.
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