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In Learn More the National Geographic magazine team shares some its best sources and other information to expand your knowledge of our featured subjects. Special thanks to the Research Division.

Related Links

Teotihuacan Home Page of Arizona State University
This attractive, easy-to-use site offers fascinating information on original archaeological research about Teotihuacan.

FAMSI: Foundation for the Advancement of Mesoamerican Studies
This multidisciplinary site offers concise information about the civilizations of Mesoamerica, including the Aztec, Maya, Mixtec, and Zapotec.


Berrin, Kathleen, and Esther Pasztory, eds. Teotihuacan: Art from the City of the Gods. Thames and Hudson, 1993.

Argandona, Gonzalo. "Secrets of the Dead." New Scientist (July 26, 2003), 34.

Miller, Mary, and Karl Taube. The Gods and Symbols of Ancient Mexico and the Maya: An Illustrated Dictionary of Mesoamerican Religion. Thames and Hudson, 1993.

Weaver, Muriel Porter. The Aztecs, Maya, and Their Predecessors: Archaeology of Mesoamerica. Academic Press, 1993.

NGS Resources

Macdonald, Fiona. How to Be an Aztec Warrior. National Geographic Books, 2005.

Stuart, George E. Ancient Pioneers: The First Americans. National Geographic Books, 2001.

Stuart, George E. "The Timeless Vision of Teotihuacan." National Geographic (December 1995), 2-35.

Stuart, Gene S., and George E. Stuart. Lost Kingdoms of the Maya. National Geographic Books, 1993.

Carlson, John B. "America's Ancient Skywatchers." National Geographic (March 1990) 76-107.