Synopsis by Andrea LeVasseur
Part of the Great Cities of the Ancient World collection from Questar, The Fall of the Aztec & Maya Empires is an hour-long history video from 1999. This educational video investigates the origin of the large cities that were discovered by Spanish explorers in the 14th century and visited by American travelers in the 19th century. Computer graphics, reenactments, and present-day images of ruins illustrate what life must have been like for these early civilizations.
ancient-civilizations, ancient-history, Aztecs, empire, fall [downfall], Maya, Mexico, ruins, Spanish [nationality]