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6 edition of On the Trail of the Maya Explorer found in the catalog.

On the Trail of the Maya Explorer

Tracing the Epic Journey of John Lloyd Stephens

by Steve Glassman

  • 128 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by University Alabama Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classic travel writing,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Maya architecture,
  • General,
  • History,
  • Travel - Foreign,
  • History: World,
  • Guatemala,
  • Mayas,
  • Central America,
  • Travel / Central America,
  • 1805-1852,
  • Antiquities,
  • Stephens, John Lloyd,,
  • Travel

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8073504M
    ISBN 100817313036
    ISBN 109780817313036

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Punta Gorda and the Making of a Maya Explorer 20 3. Back on the Trail 30 4. The Rio Dulce and the Mico Mountains, through Rain Forest and across Desert to Esquipulas 57 : Steve Glassman. His conversational style was fresh and crisp and his subject matter, the search for lost cities on the Central American isthmus, was romantic and adventurous.

Stephens's book has been characterized as the "great American nonfiction narrative of the 19th century." Indeed, what Stephens wrote about the Maya makes a major contribution to Maya : Steve Glassman. On the Trail of the Maya Explorer, On the Trail of the Maya Explorer,, On the Trail of the Maya Explorer,, On the Trail of the Maya Explorer,  Buy a cheap copy of On the Trail of the Maya Explorer: book by Steve Glassman.

A Mesoamerican travel book from two perspectives and two John Lloyd Stephens, then 31 years old, and his traveling companion, artist Frederick Free shipping over $ Book is in Very Good Condition.

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On the trail of the Maya explorer: tracing the epic journey of John Lloyd Stephens. [Steve Glassman] -- "InJohn Lloyd Stephens, then 31 years old, and his traveling companion, artist Frederick Catherwood, disappeared into the vast rain forest of eastern Guatemala.

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When they returned to New York, Stephens wrote and Catherwood illustrated the most famous travel book Author: Louis R.

Sadler. MAYA EXPLORER on *FREE* shipping on qualifying cturer: University of Oklahoma Press. Maya explorer: John Lloyd Stephens and the lost cities of Central America and Yucatán.University of Oklahoma Press in English - [1st ed.].

The Greatness of the Maya before ethnocide and genocide The main interest of this book is that it follows the standard history of the Maya from beginning to end and city after city.

The index is then very useful to follow one particular city or one particular reference/5. Read "On the Trail of the Maya Explorer Tracing the Epic Journey of John Lloyd Stephens" by Steve Glassman available from Rakuten Kobo.

A Mesoamerican travel book from two perspectives and two centuries. In John Lloyd Stephens, then 31 years old, and Brand: University of Alabama Press. If you’re ready to take on the role of an explorer, then there’s a temple waiting just around the corner in Book of Maya from Novomatic.

It’s always been quite intriguing for us to wonder what discovering an unknown temple would be like, exploring all those inside tunnels, finding buried treasure and /5(16).

Catherwood's publication of his book of lithographs Views of Ancient Monuments in Central America, Chiapas and Yucatan () furthered the world-wide interest and lifted the Maya civilization out of obscurity and into world : Joshua J. Mark. Close mobile search navigation.

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From worms, birds, and spiders to trees, flowers, and clouds, young explorers learn what to look and listen for wherever they are — whether in a nature preserve, an urban park, or a suburban backyard. Seek-and-find lists, on-the-trail art projects, and discovery games get kids.

These two books do a nice job of blending history and Stuart is a former National Geographic grantee and is one of the world’s preeminent Maya epigraphers (an expert in the study of inscriptions) and historians. With an eye on DecemStuart takes an anthropological, archaeological.

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