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Engineering an empire : the Maya : death empire

Author: Peter Weller; History Channel (Television network); A & E Home Video (Firm); New Video Group.
Publisher: [New York] : History Channel : A & E Television Networks : Distributed by New Video, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In an extraordinary burst of creativity from 250 AD to 900 AD, without the use of metal, pack animals or even the wheel, the Maya engineered sky-high temple-pyramids, ornate palaces and advanced hydraulic systems - all to appease their gods and support their growing populations.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Weller; History Channel (Television network); A & E Home Video (Firm); New Video Group.
ISBN: 0767094794 9780767094795
OCLC Number: 78612862
Performer(s): Host, Peter Weller.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 50 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Other Titles: Maya : death empire
Maya
Responsibility: produced by KPI, Hisotry Television Network Productions.

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In an extraordinary burst of creativity from 250 AD to 900 AD, without the use of metal, pack animals or even the wheel, the Maya engineered sky-high temple-pyramids, ornate palaces and advanced hydraulic systems - all to appease their gods and support their growing populations.

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