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The Yucatan

Antoinette May

The Yucatan

a guide to the land of Maya mysteries

by Antoinette May

  • 66 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Wide World Pub./Tetra in San Carlos, CA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Yucatán Peninsula,
  • Mexico
    • Subjects:
    • Mayas -- Antiquities -- Guidebooks.,
    • Indians of Mexico -- Mexico -- Yucatán Peninsula -- Antiquities -- Guidebooks.,
    • Yucatán Peninsula -- Guidebooks.,
    • Yucatán Peninsula -- Antiquities -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Antoinette May.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1376 .M43 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination251 p. :
      Number of Pages251
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2742684M
      ISBN 100933174438
      LC Control Number86051427
      OCLC/WorldCa17165851

      Yucatan nightjar, Caprimulgus badius, called "Box Pujuy" in Maya, is very similar to the Yucatan poorwill and non-professional birders may confuse both in field. Though their p lumage is extremely similar in eavy spotted pattern and color that blend perfectly with its semi-arid scrubby habitat, Yucatan nightjar has more white at the tip of his tail and wider white forecollar. TRS Yucatan is a 5-star luxury hotel that offers a calming retreat within the lively Riviera Maya. TRS Yucatan Hotel is the perfect choice for couples and adults who want to enjoy privacy and personalized service whilst also offering unlimited access to a wide array of top quality services.

      Things to Do in Yucatan Peninsula The Yucatán Peninsula welcomes more visitors than any other part of Mexico. Its tremendous variety attracts every kind of traveler with an unrivaled mix of sophisticated resorts, rustic inns, ancient Maya culture, exquisite beaches, and exhilarating adventures. Merida Yucatan Expat magazine & cultural guide about living, working & traveling in Merida Mexico. Yucatan Living has in-depth articles, interviews, photos, videos, event listings, news of Yucatan & listings of dentists, schools, shopping in Merida.

      I bought a book called "Common Birds of the Yucatan Peninsula" by Eduardo Llamosa Neumann with drawings by Gladys M. Rodriguez. It looks rather like the Black-and-white Warbler, but no Yellow Breast is seen or mentioned. Critics of the Book of Mormon have argued that there are words and phrases in the book that are anachronistic with archaeological findings. These relate to artifacts, animal, plant, or technology that critics believe did not exist in the Americas during the Book .


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