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QUEST FOR THE LOST MAYA

The Rise and Fall of a Civilization

  • Aired: 03/27/2012
  • 55:36
  • Rating: NR
Quest for the Lost Maya explores archaeological evidence of a previously unknown Mayan society based in the Yucatan Peninsula of southern Mexico. The film surveys their dramatic rise to prominence in the "pre-classic era" (800-700 BCE) of the Maya, as well as new evidence of the collapse of their civilization in the 800-900s CE.
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