Central America: The Burden of Time (1991)

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  • Featuring

    Michael Wood

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year


  • Type


  • Category

    Non Fiction

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  • Mexico: Civilisations in the New World Alternative


Michael Wood travels through Mexico, Guatemala and Honduras, exploring ancient, jungle-clad cities. He charts the destruction of the native civilisations of the Maya and Aztecs by the Conquistadores, but finds that their cultures have survived right up until the present day.

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