The Maya Pompeii

1995, 50:00 minutes, colour, english

TAPECODE 3069.00

The village of Joya de Ceren in El Salvador is the first ancient Maya Village ever uncovered completely intact. Joya de Ceren was found miraculously preserved after it was buried fourteen hundred years ago by a sudden volcanic eruption. The Maya Pompeii explores this village which has provided historians with the most complete record of these people ever found.

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