Night Talk: Mayan Warfare - pointed stones and broken bones
Thursday, 16 October 2014 from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM (AEDT)
Sydney, New South Wales
San Francisco, California, USA
London, United Kingdom
Dr Stan Serafin from Central Queensland University
Discover new insights into ancient Mayan culture and the role of warfare throughout Mayan history. The rich evidence includes hieroglyphic inscriptions that record the military exploits of rulers; the famed Bonampak murals which graphically depict prisoner torture and sacrifice and injuries in human skeletal remains. Join Stan Serafin as he discusses warfare among the ancient Mayans, including its scale, tactics, weapons, motivations and consequences.
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