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Author Guernsey, Julia, 1964-

Title Ritual & power in stone [electronic resource] : the performance of rulership in Mesoamerican Izapan style art / Julia Guernsey.

Imprint Austin : University of Texas Press, 2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xiii, 213 p. : ill., maps.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [175]-205) and index.
Contents An introduction to the late preclassic period -- The site of Izapa in context -- A historiography of Izapa and the Izapan style -- Part of a continuum : supernatural communication in late preclassic Izapan style art -- The performance of rulership : avian transformation in Izapan style monuments -- Monuments in context -- Beyond ritual : macaws, men, and matrices of exchange.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Mayas -- Mexico -- Soconusco Region -- Antiquities.
Maya sculpture -- Mexico -- Soconusco Region.
Maya art -- Mexico -- Soconusco Region.
Maya architecture -- Mexico -- Soconusco Region.
Petroglyphs -- Mexico -- Soconusco Region.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Mexico -- Soconusco Region.
Izapa Site (Mexico)
Soconusco Region (Mexico) -- Antiquities.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
Added Title Ritual and power in stone
ISBN 0292713231

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