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THE MAYAN MELODRAMA

THE MAYAN MELODRAMA All of the ancient cultures were developed in accordance to the environment and climatic conditions that the people of that time encountered. These systems were not designed for the whole world. Ancient Cultural practices were designed to serve the people of that particular geographical area...

Mesoamerican civilizations

Mesoamerican civilizations Only Mexico felt confident about returning to its per-conquest roots in search of a serviceable national myth. The legend of St Thomas-Quetzalcoatl helped. So did the fact that the Virgin of Guadalupe had chosen to reveal herself to an Indian. So did the willingness of...

Medieval Art

Medieval Art Page from a parchment Bible, initial I with a portrayal of Genesis First half of the 13th century Parchment, opaque water colours Height 23.4 cm, width 28 cm Bredt 23, Kapsel 1593 In the Old Testament, in the book of Genesis, chapters land 2, the...

Medieval Art from Germany

Medieval Art from Germany Fragment of a page from Latin Bible with the initial L Thuringia-Saxony, 13th century Parchment Height 30 cm, width 18.5 cm Bredt 22, Kapsel 1593 The Bible is the holy book of the Christian churches and the basis of the Christian religion. It consists of...