||Alfonso Caso (1:53) -- Diverse Culture of Oaxaca (3:30) -- Panorama of Oaxaca (2:36) -- Children of the Earth (1:32) -- Conquest of the Sun (3:00) -- The Culture of Monte Albán (3:51) -- Astronomical Observatory (2:26) -- Ceramics of Monte Albán (3:09) -- Monte Albán's Period of Transition (2:27) -- Respect for Death (2:44) -- Metal Objects (4:49) -- Contributions to Monte Albán Culture (4:16) -- Panoramic View of Monte Albán (1:46) -- Ball Game (1:55) -- Secrets of Monte Albán (1:37) -- Credits: Monte Albán (1:14)
||Monte Alban was the sacred capital of Oaxaca's ancient peoples, whose highly sophisticated and self-contained culture gave rise to Zapotec civilization. Monte Alban's symmetrical urban design demonstrates significant architectural and engineering skills; its mystical religious practices still remain something of an enigma.
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|Interest grade level
||9 & up.
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|Publisher number||2191 Films Media Group|