Chapter 21:. World's Apart: The Americas and Oceania. States and Empires in Mesoamerica and North America. Societies had limited or no contact with Africa, Asia, Europe Brief presence of Scandinavians in Newfoundland, Canada Some Asian contact with Australia
Tezcatlipoca as depicted in the Codex Borgia.
Modern depiction of Tezacatlipoca.
Turquoise mask representing the god Tezcatlipoca, from the British Museum.
Taputapuātea, an ancient marae at Ra'iātea in the Society Islands, restored in 1994.