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The Resource The ancient Maya, by Jenny Fretland VanVoorst

The ancient Maya, by Jenny Fretland VanVoorst

Label
The ancient Maya
Title
The ancient Maya
Statement of responsibility
by Jenny Fretland VanVoorst
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The civilization of the ancient Maya was at its peak about 1,750 to 1,100 years ago. The Maya held a complex religious view of the world. In an effort to maintain order by pleasing their many gods, they built imposing stone temples, developed a written language, and played a ball game with life-or-death consequences"--Provided by publisher
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Summary
Describes the Ancient Mayan civilization, including their religious views, intellectual achievements, and everyday life
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10171035
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
VanVoorst, Jennifer
Dewey number
972.81
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F1435
LC item number
.V26 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
990
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Exploring the ancient world
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mayas
  • Mayas
  • Civilization, Ancient
  • Mexico
  • Central America
  • Mayas
  • Mayas
  • Civilization, Ancient
  • Mexico
  • Central America
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The ancient Maya, by Jenny Fretland VanVoorst
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 46-47) and index
Contents
The world of the Maya -- A well-ordered universe -- Intellectual achievements -- Daily life -- Decline and fall
Control code
2012001966
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9780756545642
Lccn
2012001966
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. map
Label
The ancient Maya, by Jenny Fretland VanVoorst
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 46-47) and index
Contents
The world of the Maya -- A well-ordered universe -- Intellectual achievements -- Daily life -- Decline and fall
Control code
2012001966
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9780756545642
Lccn
2012001966
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. map

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