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Author Estrada Belli, Francisco.

Title The first Maya civilization : ritual and power before the classic period / Francisco Estrada-Belli.

Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  972.812 Es88f 2011    ---  Available
Description xvi, 176 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 151-168) and index.
Contents Maya civilization in perspective -- Trajectories of evolution : Maya archaeology and the preclassic Maya -- Maya states before the classic period -- Planting the seed of civilization : the making of sacred ground -- Earth-mountain-caves and sky-serpent-birds : meta-narratives of preclassic Maya art -- The preclassic-classic Maya transition : a new beginning?
Subject Mayas -- Guatemala -- Peten (Department) -- Antiquities.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Guatemala -- Peten (Department)
Maya architecture -- Guatemala -- Peten (Department)
Peten (Guatemala : Department) -- Antiquities.
ISBN 9780415429931 (hbk.)
9780415429948 (pbk.)
0415429935 (hbk.)
0415429943 (pbk.)

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