Mayeros: A Yucatec Maya Family

Mayeros: A Yucatec Maya Family

by George Ancona




An inside look at a fascinating culture

George Ancona takes children on an exciting trip to the Yucatan. Young readers will move in with a warm and loving Mayan family to share their daily lives in town, spend weekends on their ranch, and join in a local fiesta. Photographs and drawings of ancient Mayan architecture and codices reveal the richness of Mayan culture today: a combination of ancient Mayan customs with traditions introduced by the Spanish. Glossary of Spanish and Yucatec words included.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780688134662
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 05/28/1997
Pages: 40
Product dimensions: 11.30(w) x 9.55(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 6 Years

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