Try to unravel the many mysteries of Great Zimbabwe, from its unusually grand scale to its long forgotten political and ideological significance.
PBS "Lost Cities of the South: Episode 6 Great Zimbabwe":
See an aerial view of the ancient city and read detailed descriptions of the site.
Gertrude Caton Thompson: How Zimbabwe got its name
The rise and fall of the Maya, National Geographic:
Read about the beginning and the end of the Classic Maya civilization.
A guide to the ancient standing stones of megalithic Europe.
Agency and archaeology:
"Steps to an Archaeology of Agency," a short paper by Dr. John Robb of the University of Cambridge, England.