Publications

 

Protecting Sacred Space published in 2016 about the eccentric flints discovered in the Copan Valley.  Available through Amazon Price $35.00

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The Secrets of Rosalila published November 2014 by Ricardo Agurcia F. photography by David Beyl available for pre purchase $30 plus shipping contact  info@asociacioncopan.org

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Kingdom of the Sun by Ricardo Agurcia F. photography by David Beyl.  Released in June, 2007 this book is in its third printing.  A perfect addition to your collection of books on the Maya.  Beautiful photography, written in English and Spanish.  Price $26.00

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Common Ground Garden Cookbook Recipes from Copan Ruinas, Honduras and King City, California USA compiled by the 40 participants who gardened in both countries.  The book is available as a free PDF written in Spanish and English. Email your request to info@asociacioncopan.org for a free copy.

PORTADA LIBRO PROYECTO MAYA edited

The Third Edition of the student workbook La Cultura Maya en Copan has been updated and rewritten.  The book which is geared toward fifth and sixth graders teaches about Maya heritage and culture.  It is written in Spanish and was designed and illustrated by Carin Steen.  It was published in 2013.

The Monument Manual of Copan Volume 1 (Manual del los Monuments de Copan Volumen 1) is available as a free PDF download through the FAMSI website.  For those who prefer a printed volume, you may order online.  The printed manual is available in black and white or color and is written in Spanish and English.  This first volume of the Copan Monuments Notebook encompasses those monuments in the Great Plaza of the Main Group of the site. The work will continue with two more volumes, one focusing on the Acropolis monuments and the other on those monuments in the valley

History Carved in Stone: A Guide to the Archaeological Park of the Ruins of Copán This 66-page booklet is the most popular guide for the ruins of Copán. Published in 1992; reprinted in 1998 it was re-written in 2007 and updated by authors Ricardo Agurcia F., and William Fash.  Available in Spanish and English. Price $6.00 and is available in gift shops.

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Guaras en Libertad La Belleza Regresa is a highly successful conservation project started in 2011 whose goal is to release the Scarlet Macaw back into the wild in the Copan Valley where it once flew freely.  The educational modules are currently only available in Spanish and you can download them below.
Caracteristísticas de la Guara Roja

Hábitat de la Guara Roja

Alimentacion de la Guara Roja

Reproduccion de la Guara Roja

La Guara Roja en el Mundo Maya

Amenazas par la Guara Roja

La Guara Roja dentro del Mundo Maya en Copán

Guaras en Libertad

Below are links to PDF files of each Module (at present, these Modules are available in Spanish only) if you would like to use them for educational purposes. If you do we would like to hear from you on their success, etc. If you have questions or want to know more about the Educational Program please write liz_copanmaya@yahoo.com. – See more at: http://www.parrots.org/bossorange/posts/education-macaws-end-of-the-year/#sthash.dwJ5xBBH.dpuf
Below are links to PDF files of each Module (at present, these Modules are available in Spanish only) if you would like to use them for educational purposes. If you do we would like to hear from you on their success, etc. If you have questions or want to know more about the Educational Program please write liz_copanmaya@yahoo.com. – See more at: http://www.parrots.org/bossorange/posts/education-macaws-end-of-the-year/#sthash.dwJ5xBBH.dpuf
Below are links to PDF files of each Module (at present, these Modules are available in Spanish only) if you would like to use them for educational purposes. If you do we would like to hear from you on their success, etc. If you have questions or want to know more about the Educational Program please write liz_copanmaya@yahoo.com. – See more at: http://www.parrots.org/bossorange/posts/education-macaws-end-of-the-year/#sthash.dwJ5xBBH.dpuf


Copán: A Brief History and Guide for the Young Visitor Written by Maria Amalia de Agurcia, this guide gives young readers insights into the history of the ancient ruins of Copàn. Young students will find answers to many questions about ancient Maya culture. Available in Spanish only $5.00 sold in area gift shops and at the Archaeological Park of Copan.


Teacher’s Guidebook for the Casa K’inich Children’s Learning Center This guide was originally published in 2003 with the support of the Copán Maya Foundation, and Proyecto Profuturo Copán/COHCIT.  You can download a free PDF version  of this guidebook in English or Spanish.  The third edition of this guide will be available July 2017.