Item Detail

Item Number 5417
Title Mysteries Of The Past
Author Casson, Lionel; Claiborne, Robert; Fagan, Brian; Karp, Walter
Condition NF/VG
Publisher American Heritage Publishing Company
Place Published New York
Date Published 1977
Binding Hardcover
Notes Book is clean and tight; bound in red and beige cloth with gilt printing on spine and a gilt embossed eagle on the front lower corner. It has some bumping of the spine ends, light edgewear and a little soiling on upper page edges. Dustjacket is clean and intact; it too has edgewear/chipping and some rubbing, but still a nice dj. Why did the Maya suddenly desert their cities at the height of their glory? ....this and other questions are examined. More than 300 pictures complement and clarify the text, along with maps and drawings. ; B/W & Color Photographs; 11" x 8 1/2"; 319 pages
LoC or ISBN 0671229826
Keyword(s) Lionel Casson,Robert Claiborne,Brian Fagan,Walter Karp,Non-fiction,Mysteries,Archaeology,Ethnology,Mayans
Category(ies) Anthropology Archaeology Earth Sciences,History Travel Exploration Places,Religion New Age Mythology Occult,Self-Help Psychology Spirituality,Misc. & Collectible Non-Fiction
Price $11.50