A shocking and intriguing look at the complete destruction of one of the most advanced and powerful civilizations in the world. Full color illustrations of daily life, diagrams of the great cities, and photographs of the excavation of the Aztec temple.
Shelley Tanaka is an award-winningchildren's book author and editor. She is the author of "Amelia Earhart"and"Mummies: The Newest, Coolest & Creepiest from Around the World," as well as several other books in the I Was There series. She lives in Kingston, Ontario. Greg Ruhl is the illustrator of "The Buried City of Pompeii," "Westward with Columbus," and an adaption of "Little Women." He lives in Toronto, Ontario."