Apr
30
2009
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What is the city of Palenque?

Palenque - courtesy Ruben Charles - CC-BYPalenque is an ancient Maya city in the Mexican state of Chiapas. It has some of the finest architecture, sculpture, roof comb and bas-reliefs the Maya ever produced. It was first occupied around 100 BC and flourished at its peak from about 600 to 700 AD. During the 8th century, the city came under increasing [more…]

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