Guatemala
Photos [downloadable for reports]
     
Maps & Flag [downloadable for reports]
Links
The Land
  • Guatemala (CIA World Factbook) - Find up-to-date population figures and other statistics
  • Guatemala City (Fodors.com) - Discover the sights and what it’s like to travel in Guatemala City
  • The Tikal National Park, El Petén, Guatemala - Learn about the history of this ancient Mayan civilization
  • Volcanoes (Nuestra Guatemala) - See photographs and learn about Guatemala’s volcanoes
  • Weather (CNN.com) - Get the current weather conditions for Guatemala City and other cities in Guatemala
History and Government
  • Guatemala (CIA Electronic Reading Room) - A collection of over 5,000 documents chronicling CIA involvement in the 1954 coup in Guatemala
  • Guatemala: A Brief History (Global Exchange) - A comprehensive history of Guatemala dating back to Mayan civilization and detailing the circumstances leading up to the civil war
  • Oldest Intact Maya Mural Found in Guatemala (National Geographic News) - An article on Maya Culture in Guatemala
The People
Cultural Life
The Economy
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