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Mystery of the Maya jade

Elizabeth Hoffman Honness

Mystery of the Maya jade

by Elizabeth Hoffman Honness

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Published by Lippincott in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mystery and detective stories,
  • Mayas -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    A teen-age boy and girl who meet on top of a Mayan pyramid in Guatemala have several interests in common, including a desire to solve the mystery of the precious jade figurine stolen from a museum of Mayan treasures.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Elizabeth Honness. Illustrated by Paul Frame.
    ContributionsFrame, Paul, 1913- illus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.H755 Myf
    The Physical Object
    Pagination176 p.
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5220760M
    LC Control Number75141454

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    The use of jade in Mesoamerica for symbolic and ideological ritual was highly influenced by its rarity and value among pre-Columbian Mesoamerican cultures, such as the Olmec, the Maya, and the various groups in the Valley of gh jade artifacts have been created and prized by many Mesoamerican peoples, the Motagua River valley in Guatemala was previously thought to be the sole. Mysteries of the Mayans. Unraveling the mystery of who the Maya were, how they lived--and why their civilization suddenly collapsed. The crowd at the base of the enormous bloodred pyramid has been standing for hours in the dripping heat of the Guatemalan jungle.


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Black Jaguar Green Jade: A Maya Mystery (Maya Mysteries) Paperback – January 1, by Ms. Sylvia L. Andrews (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings. See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from /5(2). Get this from a Mystery of the Maya jade book. Mystery of the Maya jade.

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In this second book of the Maya Earth Trilogy, a forgotten tribe from Guatemala challenges who will rule in the coming Sixth World. Watch the Mayan prophecies continue to unfold in this contemporary thriller.

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All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Maya, Jostein Gaarder A chance meeting on the Fijian island of Taveuni is the trigger for a fascinating and mysterious novel that intertwines the stories of John Spooke, an English author who is grieving for his dead wife; Frank Andersen, a Norwegian evolutionary biologist estranged from his wife Vera; and an enigmatic Spanish couple, Ana and Jose, who are absorbed in their love for each other/5.

THE MYSTERIES OF JADE. Posted on J by 1joya. Few precious stones are as rich in legends as jade. In China, a proverb says that it is better to be a shattered piece of jade than an unbroken piece of pottery.

This proverb illustrates the great importance of this stone. This statement, on the other hand, is supported by a very. Book: Black Jaguar Green Jade - A Maya Mystery by Sylvia Andrews categories: Book, Mayans, I hope that my readers will benefit from some of the new age ideas in this book about community and life in a Maya village and how people support each other and avoid conflict.

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The main characters are Manuel and I, as a young teenage girl. In the start of the story I'm a reporter who has to write about why the Mayans disappeared/5. The symbolism of jade for the Maya and other peoples of Mesoamerica is little r, it has been the subject of countless discussions among academics and scholars of these civilizations, who have shown – and expressed – special interest in the singular meaning that the Maya, the Toltecs, the Olmecs, the Aztecs, among others, gave to this stone.

Deep inside Yale's Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library lies a page tome. Recently carbon dated to aroundits pages feature. Jade has been in use as a tool, a weapon and a decoration for at least years.

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Directed by Barrie Howells, Roberto Rochín. With Nicolas Alonso, Juan Carlos Colombo, Susan Glover, Blanca Guerra. Deep within the jungles of Mexico and Guatemala, and extending into the Yucatán Peninsula lie the fabled pyramids,temples and palaces of the Maya.

This short film explores what happened to the ancient people and places/10().JADE TEETH site search. Book Store: The ancient Maya considered jade to be divine and therefore far more important than gold.

The stone had much religious meaning and was used to make both artistic and sacred objects. The nobility wore jade ear plugs, pendants, necklaces, masks and wristbands.