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The Mayans by Stuart A. Kallen

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Published by Lucent Books in San Diego, CA .
Written in English



  • Central America,
  • Mexico


  • Mayas -- Antiquities -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Mayas.,
  • Indians of Central America.,
  • Central America -- Antiquities -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Mexico -- Antiquities -- Juvenile literature.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 102-106) and index.

StatementStuart A. Kallen.
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesLost civilizations, Lost civilizations (San Diego, Calif.)
LC ClassificationsF1435 .K35 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination112 p. :
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6776941M
ISBN 101560067578
LC Control Number00010738

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