League of Mayapan—Maya New World Order
Lecture no. 31 from the course: Maya to Aztec: Ancient Mesoamerica Revealed
Taught by Professor Edwin Barnhart | 27 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Travel Courses
As Chichen Itza declined, a city named Mayapan rose to power. Mayapan deliberately copied Chichen Itza’s monumental buildings and experimented with a more representative form of government. Examine the architecture, social structure, and daily life of this new regional capital.