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Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Aztec and Maya by Charles Phillips

Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Aztec and Maya


Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Aztec and Maya by Charles Phillips

The definitive chronicle of the ancient peoples of Mexico & Central America - including the Aztec, Maya, Olmec, Mixtec, Toltec & Zapotec Over 1000 colour photographs, paintings, artefacts, maps & artworks explore the magnificent art, architecture, mythology & social history


* 'A book that gets to the heart of the Maya and Aztec civilizations. It stands head and shoulders above others.
Tony Morrison, author of Pathways to the Gods

About the Author

Charles Phillips, author, is an established historical author with a keen interest in the mythology and history of the great Maya and Aztec civilizations. He was a key writer on Time Life's Myth and Mankind series. Dr David M Jones, consultant, is co-author of the Blue Guide Mexico and wrote many articles for The Oxford Dictionary of Art. He is the author of The Inca World and the co-author of The Mythology of the Americas (both published by Lorenz Books).

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Publication date

8th June 2012


Charles Phillips

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Lorenz Books an imprint of Anness Publishing


512 pages


History of the Americas
Early history: c 500 to c 1450/1500
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