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Caracollocked

  • Arlen F. Chase
  •  and Diane Z. Chase

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Site of one of the largest Pre-Columbian Maya cities, on the eastern edge of the Maya mountains in the Vaca Plateau, Belize. It was occupied from c. 300 bc to ad 1250 and remained active during the Maya hiatus of c.ad 550–650. Although some distance from water, it had easy access to resources in the Maya mountains. Caracol was discovered in ...

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