Buffalo, New York: Firefly Books, 2011. A Fine Hardcover.
"A Shape Book"
No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality.
New / No Dust Jacket As Issued. Item #15831
The interactive book describes the three most important pre-Columbian civilizations in Mesoamerica and how, despite advanced knowledge of mathematics, astronomy and architecture, they eventually disappeared. Topics include language, personal decoration, diet, architecture, city life, sacrificial rites, weaponry, the Maya and Aztec calendars, religion and decorative arts.
A self-boxed 3-D board book that replicates an iconic structure from an ancient civilization. Page-filling color illustrations and concise text take young readers back in time, where they discover how people lived and what their world looked like. Engaging, interactive and informative,