Breaking the Maya Code

Breaking the Maya Code

The 200-year Quest to Decipher the Hieroglyphs of the Ancient Maya

DVD - 2008
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The story of the 200-year struggle to unlock the secrets of the hieroglyphs. This amazing detective story is filled with false leads, rivalries and colliding personalities. It takes us from the jungles of Guatemala the bitter cold of Russia.
Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : First Run Features, 2008
Edition: Widescreen ed
Branch Call Number: DVD 972.81 B74
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (116 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in


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aaa5756 Jan 18, 2013

Very well done documentary movie. A pleasure to watch. I would recommend this movie for all to see. No fast forwarding on this one. A++ DVD

Jul 18, 2011

Very informative. Showed the Mayans under a different light considering that in the past, you said Mayan or Aztec and all people thought of was horrible blood sacrifices. There was so much more to these people.


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