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Lost King of the Maya

Author: Gary GlassmanHector ElizondoWGBH Educational Foundation.WGBH Video (Firm)Providence Pictures, Inc.All authors
Publisher: [Boston, MA] : WGBH Educational Foundation ; [South Burlington, VT] : WGBH Boston Video [distributor], ©2001.
Series: Colección NOVA.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"From 200 to 900 A.D., the dynasty of Blood Lords presided over the Maya city of Copan, conducting hallucinogenic vision quests, ritual warfare and human sacrifice. Today, a team of archaeologists and historians are piecing together a more complete look at the fascinating rise and fall of Copan civilization and Yax K'uk Mo's pivotal role as founder."--Container excerpt.
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Genre/Form: Videotapes
Documentary films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Gary Glassman; Hector Elizondo; WGBH Educational Foundation.; WGBH Video (Firm); Providence Pictures, Inc.; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
ISBN: 1578075831 9781578075836
OCLC Number: 46674969
Language Note: Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Nova production by Providence Pictures, Inc. for WGBH/Boston.
"Unearth a lost Mayan civilization hailed as 'the Athens of Central America.' "--Container.
Originally produced as a segment of the television program, Nova, broadcast on Feb. 13, 2001.
Documentary.
Credits: Director of photography, Dominic DeSantis ; editor, Gary Glassman ; animation, John Biafore ; colorist, Brian Lovery ; sound recordist, Juan Rodriguez ; music, Ed Tomney.
Performer(s): Narrator, Hector Elizondo.
Description: 1 videocassette (60 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Colección NOVA.
Other Titles: Nova (Television program)
Responsibility: WGBH ; executive producer, Paula S. Apsell ; written, produced and directed by Gary Glassman.

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"From 200 to 900 A.D., the dynasty of Blood Lords presided over the Maya city of Copan, conducting hallucinogenic vision quests, ritual warfare and human sacrifice. Today, a team of archaeologists and historians are piecing together a more complete look at the fascinating rise and fall of Copan civilization and Yax K'uk Mo's pivotal role as founder."--Container excerpt.

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