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Archaeological Mexico: A Traveler's Guide to Ancient Cities and Sacred Sites (Archaeological Mexico)

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An Indispensable Guide for anyone interested in Mexico's prehistoric ruins, Archaeological Mexico provides an authoritative survey of Mexico's most important archaeological sites, combining the most recent research with solid practical information for travelers. It includes: <BR>-- Detailed historical overviews and step-by-step tours of 52 essential archaeological sites, enhanced by dozens of illustrations, photos, and maps<BR>-- A comprehensive introduction to Mesoamerican culture, from the early mammoth hunters to the magnificent civilizations encountered by Cortes<BR>-- Advice on convenient and intriguing places to stay near the sites, including Coba's Villa Arqueologica, with ruins located on its grounds, grand Mexico City hotels footsteps from Tenochtitlan's Great Temple, and spartan shacks on the Quintana Roo coast<BR>-- Ideas on where and what to eat, from authentic Aztec meals at some of Mexico City's top restaurants to the open-air barbecue eateries of Teotihuacan

Synopsis:

This guide is a must for anyone interested in personally exploring Mexico's prehistoric ruins. Author Andrew Coe takes an in-depth look at Mesoamerican culture, from the early mammoth hunters to the magnificent civilizations encountered by Cortes, and explores the newest and most exciting scientific theories on each site.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781566913218
Author:
Gustafson, Danielle
Author:
Gustafson, Danielle
Publisher:
Avalon Travel Publishing
Location:
Emeryville, Calif.
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Reference - General
Subject:
Museums, Tours, Points of Interest
Subject:
Mexico
Subject:
Indians of mexico
Subject:
Antiquities
Subject:
Indians of Mexico -- Antiquities.
Subject:
Mexico Antiquities.
Subject:
TRAVEL / Mexico
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Second Edition
Series:
Archaeological Mexico
Series Volume:
no. 29
Publication Date:
20011231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
450
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in 21 oz

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