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‘Astounding New Finds’ Suggest Ancient Empire May Be Hiding In Plain Sight

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Evidence from Maya writing and art suggests Teotihuacan conquered Tikal outright, adding it to what some archaeologists see as a sweeping empire that may have included several Maya cities. Teotihuacan may have turned against Maya expatriates who had lived there peacefully for decades.

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