Culture and math :The Maya, [a Discovery Channel production] ; Fabian-Baber, Inc. ; director, Rhonda Fabian ; writers, Nadim Amiry, Jim Starr, Tom Eastman ; Discovery Education ; executive producers, Edward de Leon, Robert M. Lippincott, Jean Kaplan Teichroew ; executive producer for this series, Christyna Copeland ; producers, Leslie Becker ... [et al.] ; DCI, Inc. Ancient cultures and their sacred beliefsa

With the aid of sophisticated numerical sequencing, the ancient Maya performed feats of astronomy and engineering that rivaled--and took place independently of--advances in medieval Europe. This program demonstrates many of their findings and provides animated views of the Mayan vigesimal place-valu...

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Main Authors: Fabian, Rhonda. (Director), Amiry, Nadim. (Screenwriter), Starr, Jim. (Screenwriter), Eastman, Tom. (Screenwriter)
Corporate Authors: Discovery Channel (Firm), Fabian-Baber, Inc., Discovery Education (Firm), Discovery Communications, Inc., Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other Authors: Brady, James Edward, 1948-, Lippincott, Robert M. (Producer), Teichroew, Jean Kaplan. (Producer), Copeland, Christyna. (Producer), Becker, Leslie. (Producer)
Format: DVD
Language:English
Published: [Silver Spring, MD] : Hamilton, NJ : Discovery Education ; Films for the Humanities & Sciences, c2008.
Series:Culture and math: how numbers have shaped civilization.
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