The living Maya ancient wisdom in the era of 2012 by Robert Sitler

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Published by North Atlantic Books in Berkeley, Calif .

Written in English

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  • Sitler, Robert, -- 1955- -- Travel -- Central America,
  • Mayas -- Social life and customs,
  • Maya philosophy,
  • Social values,
  • Wisdom,
  • Two thousand twelve, A.D,
  • Social problems,
  • Civilization, Modern -- 21st century

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Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

StatementRobert Sitler.
LC ClassificationsF1435.3.S7 S58 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24028818M
ISBN 109781556439391
LC Control Number2010000619

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