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The Resource The Mayans : dig up the secrets of the dead, Louise Spilsbury

The Mayans : dig up the secrets of the dead, Louise Spilsbury

Label
The Mayans : dig up the secrets of the dead
Title
The Mayans
Title remainder
dig up the secrets of the dead
Statement of responsibility
Louise Spilsbury
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jump into the past and visit the world of the mysterious Mayans. Get the lowdown of gruesome sacrifice. Discover why the Mayans wore the heads of their enemies. Take a peek inside the world of the spooky Mayan priest, find out why children were cross-eyed, and discover the world's first chocolate money as you hunt down the secrets of the dead!
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Spilsbury, Louise
Dewey number
972.81
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages 7+
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Edge books. History hunters
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mayas
  • Mayas
  • Civilization, Ancient
  • Mexico
  • Central America
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The Mayans : dig up the secrets of the dead, Louise Spilsbury
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The Ancient Mayans -- Digging Up the Past -- Powerful Gods and a Dark Underworld -- Towering Pyramids and Human Sacrifices -- God-Kings and Burial Masks -- Calendars and Calculations -- Fierce Wars and New Weapons -- Hard Work and Dangerous Games -- Rich Traders and Chocolate Money -- Fancy Palaces and Humble Huts -- Drinking Chocolate and Insect Snacks -- Dress to Impress -- Cracking the Code
Control code
000059822321
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781515725510
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)946483019
Label
The Mayans : dig up the secrets of the dead, Louise Spilsbury
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The Ancient Mayans -- Digging Up the Past -- Powerful Gods and a Dark Underworld -- Towering Pyramids and Human Sacrifices -- God-Kings and Burial Masks -- Calendars and Calculations -- Fierce Wars and New Weapons -- Hard Work and Dangerous Games -- Rich Traders and Chocolate Money -- Fancy Palaces and Humble Huts -- Drinking Chocolate and Insect Snacks -- Dress to Impress -- Cracking the Code
Control code
000059822321
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781515725510
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)946483019

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