Palaces and Pyramids of the RainforestBook - 1997
This volume retraces the development and magnificent flowering of Mayan architecture in Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, and Belize over the period 300 B.C.-A.D. 1500. Tikal, the earliest Mayan religious center, Palenque, famous for its ceremonial center, and Copan, with its hieroglyphic staircase featuring 2500 glyphs, are among the cites featured.
Publisher: Koln : Taschen, c1997
Branch Call Number: 722.91 STI 1997
Characteristics: 237 p. : ill