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Incidents of Travel in Yucatan free pdf A lively, eloquent guide to the Maya ruins of Mexico's Yucatan peninsula, as entertaining today as when it was first published in 1843, Stephens' guide recounts his two trips made to the region between 1839 and 1842. It includes extensive accounts of 44 Maya sites as well as of Yucatan folkways, manners, dress, ceremonies, amusements all of which makes this a great travel book. Now published in a single-volume edition, "Incidents of Travel in Yucatan" captures for the modern reader and traveler the excitement of archaeological exploration and discovery."

About John L. Stephens

John Lloyd Stephens was an American explorer whose reports on long-forgotten Mayan ruins in Central America caused a resurgence of popular and scholarly interest in the ancient people.

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Author : John L. Stephens
Publisher : Smithsonian Books
Data Published : 01 July 1996
ISBN : 1560986514
EAN : 9781560986515
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 288 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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