The early years of Maya history had long been dismissed as a primitive era, lost in myth, before the Maya’s rise to greatness. Now, with support from National Geographic and astounding discoveries by experts in the field – several never documented on television until now – that idea is being turned on its head. Exciting excavations reveal a sophisticated Pre-classic Maya world thriving up to 2,000 years before Spanish conquistadores landed on American shores.
Episode Length: 00:50:00
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