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Ancient Americas: The Olmec Heads

Ancient Americas: The Olmec Heads

Update: 2022-08-212
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One of the the earliest Mesoamerican civilisations discovered so far - Olmec influences are visible throughout history. But who were they? And what do we actually know about them?


In the third episode of our 'Ancient Americas' series, Tristan is joined by Professor Jillian Mollenhauer to help shed some light on this mysterious civilisation. Taking a look at their culture, legacy, and their iconic colossal statues - what can we learn from the archaeology, and why were the Olmec so influential?


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Ancient Americas: The Olmec Heads

Ancient Americas: The Olmec Heads