Beck, Barbara L. The Ancient Maya. New York: Franklin Watts, 1983. A helpful
resource book about the early Mayan Indians with black and white pictures.
Berdan, Frances F. The Aztecs. New York: Cheelsea House Publishers, 1989. A
great reference book containing extensive information about the ancient Aztec
Indians, including their way of life and conquest.
Bray, Warwick. Everyday Life of the Aztecs. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons,
A reference book for teachers reconstructing the life and culture of the
Casagrande, Louis B. Focus on Mexico: Modern Life in an Ancient Land.
Minneapolis: Lerner Publications, Co., 1986. A beautiful reference book
with pictures and illustrations contrasting the ancient way of life with modern
Gerez, Toni De,ed. 2-Rabbit, 7-Wind: Poems From Ancient Mexico. New York:
The Viking Press, 1971. Poems depicting life amongst the ancient Indians.
Strand, Mark, ed. New Poetry of Mexico. New York: Warwick Press, 1980.
A collection of poems written by Mexican poets and translated into English.