Mesoamerica: A History of Central America DVD

Discovery Education

$59.95 $69.95
SKU: DC890467
Format: DVD
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Runtime: 56
Copyright: 2006

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The clash of civilizations in this episode brings you the history and culture of Mesoamerica. Discover the Aztec empire and its city Tenochtitlan. Learn what prompted Europeans to look outward. Then explore the Spanish conquests of the Americas. Includes four segments.
  • Tenochtitlan, Aztec City — Explores the complex capital of an ancient civilization.
  • Europe Looks Westward — Takes a look at how the Americas were conquered.
  • Spanish Conquest of the Americas — Profiles the conquistadors who dismantled powerful empires.
  • Mysterious Maya Queen — Follows experts working to uncover the identity of a mummy.