Notices
Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Lost King of the Maya

  1. #1 Lost King of the Maya 
    Suspended
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Posts
    9

    Sixteen hundred years ago, a mysterious left-handed warrior seized control of the Mayan city of Copán, founding a dynasty that would last for 400 years. Eventually the Maya abandoned Copán and all other Mayan cities, which lay undisturbed for over 1,000 years. Then, in the 19th century, explorers John Lloyd Stephens and Frederick Catherwood stumbled on the vine-strangled remains of huge complexes of temples and monuments covered with strange portraits and hieroglyphs. In this program, NOVA takes viewers deep into the Central American rain forest to the resurrected ruins of Copán, a once majestic jewel of Mayan civilization which was inexplicably abandoned over a thousand years ago.
    Movie: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CeVI-...embedded#at=28


    Reply With Quote  
     

  2.  
     

  3. #2  
    New Member
    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Location
    Mars
    Posts
    2
    good link, good find. tyvm


    Reply With Quote  
     

Bookmarks
Bookmarks
Posting Permissions
  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •