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Chronicle of the Maya kings and queens : deciphering the dynasties of the ancient Maya

Author: Simon Martin; Nikolai Grube
Publisher: London : Thames & Hudson, 2008. ©2008
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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"The only comprehensive, kingdom-by-kingdom history of the ancient Maya"--Cover.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Martin, Simon.
Chronicle of the Maya kings and queens.
London : Thames & Hudson, 2008
(OCoLC)681554317
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Martin; Nikolai Grube
ISBN: 9780500287262 0500287260
OCLC Number: 191753193
Description: 240 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 26 cm
Contents: Preface: Discovering the Maya past --
Introduction. Maya history : the major periods ; Map ; Maya writing and calendars ; The royal culture of the Maya ; Classic Maya politics ; Comparative timelines --
Tikal --
Dos Pilas --
Naranjo --
Caracol --
Calakmul --
Yaxchilan --
Piedras Negras --
Palenque --
Tonina --
Copan --
Quirigua --
Epilogue: Fall of the sacred kings.
Responsibility: Simon Martin and Nikolai Grube.

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Deep in the dense rainforests of Central America lie the turbulent stories of the Maya monarchy. Describing many of their own discoveries, the authors, two of the worlds leading experts in Maya  Read more...

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