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Author Estrada Belli, Francisco

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

Publ Info London ; New York : Routledge, 2011
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  F1435.1.P47 E77 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xvi, 176 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note 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?
LC subject Mayas -- Guatemala -- PetÚn (Department) -- Antiquities
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Guatemala -- PetÚn (Department)
Maya architecture -- Guatemala -- PetÚn (Department)
PetÚn (Guatemala : Department) -- Antiquities
ISBN 9780415429931 (hbk.)
9780415429948 (pbk.)
0415429935 (hbk.)
0415429943 (pbk.)