The Fall of the Ancient Maya: Solving the Mystery of the Maya Collapse
An account of the mysterious fall of the ancient Maya civilization evaluates current theories and myths, citing sixteenth-century evidence of a residual population and offering a portrait of its Late Classic society beset by overly ambitious nobles, wars, and an exploding population that could not be sustained by its scanty agriculture.
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Thames & Hudson
Latin American History
Webster, David, "The Fall of the Ancient Maya: Solving the Mystery of the Maya Collapse" (2002). Personal Research Collection. 149.