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Alva, Walter

Overview
Works: 69 works in 151 publications in 5 languages and 1,464 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  History  Pictorial works  Interactive multimedia 
Roles: Commentator
Classifications: F3430.1.M6, 985.14
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Most widely held works by Walter Alva
Royal tombs of Sipán by Walter Alva ( Book )
8 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peru : kingdoms of the sun and the moon ( Book )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Splendours of the ancient Andes by María Longhena ( Book )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chavín : Peru's enigmatic temple in the Andes ( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De Inca's : geschiedenis en cultuur van de beschavingen in de Andes by María Longhena ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in Dutch and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Incas and other ancient Andean civilizations by María Longhena ( Book )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frühe Keramik aus dem Jequetepeque-Tal, Nordperu = Cerámica temprana en el valle de Jequetepeque, norte del Perú by Walter Alva ( Book )
9 editions published in 1986 in German and Spanish and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Las salinas de Chao : frühe Siedlung in Nord-Peru = Las salinas de Chao : asentamiento temprano en el norte del Perú by Walter Alva ( Book )
9 editions published in 1986 in German and Spanish and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sipán by Walter Alva ( Book )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Copiously illustrated account of the history, principal tombs, architecture, and artifacts associated with one of the most spectacular discoveries in Peruvian archaeology, which documented the reality of individuals and events depicted on Moche vessels"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 57
The Incas and other Andean civilizations by María Longhena ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El esplendor de los incas y de otras civilizaciones andinas by María Longhena ( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in Spanish and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El señor de Sipán : misterio y esplendor de una cultura pre-Inca by Walter Alva ( Book )
9 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shamán : la búsqueda-- by Walter Alva ( Book )
4 editions published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sipán, descubrimiento e investigación by Walter Alva ( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tumbas reales de Sipán by Walter Alva ( Book )
4 editions published in 1993 in Spanish and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les Incas : les civilisations andines, des origines aux Incas by María Longhena ( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Lorsque les conquistadores atteignirent l'isthme de Panama au début du XVIe siècle, les Indiens leurs racontèrent l'histoire d'un royaume extraordinairement riche dont les princes étaient couverts d'or. L'existence de l'Eldorado ne fut jamais prouvée ... cependant les Européens découvrirent l'immense Empire inca et les traces d'autres peuples et cultures qui l'avaient précédé
Agua de los Andes : esplendor y magia de los ríos, lagos y manantiales del Perú by Walter H Wust ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in Spanish and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sipán, ataúdes y tumbas by Luis Chero ( Book )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nuevas revelaciones del arqueólogo Walter Alva sobre las tumbas reales del Señor de Sipán, son puestas de manifiesto en esta publicación, enriqueciendo una vez más con sus aportes la cultura prehispánica del Perú y poniendo al alcance de la comunidad científica sus hallazgos
Sipán : el tesoro de las tumbas reales ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pérou les royaumes du soleil et de la lune : [exposition, Montréal, Musée des beaux-arts, 2 février-16 juin 2013 ; Seattle, Seattle Art Museum, 17 octobre 2013-5 janvier 2014 by Montreal Museum of Fine Arts ( Book )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Cet ouvrage retrace, pour la première fois, les images fondatrices du Pérou moderne à travers la représentation et la réinterprétation de mythes, de rituels et de symboles identitaires primordiaux qui ont traversé les siècles. Le Pérou, aujourd'hui considéré comme l'un des six berceaux de la civilisation dans le monde, a vu le développement de sociétés complexes aux productions artistiques exceptionnelles. Depuis plus d'un siècle, de fabuleuses découvertes archéologiques et anthropologiques, dont l'emblématique Machu Picchu, racontent un pays aux racines anciennes et légendaires..."
 
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Alternative Names
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Languages
Spanish (48)
English (22)
German (16)
French (5)
Dutch (1)
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