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Death and the classic Maya kings

Author: James L Fitzsimmons
Publisher: Austin : University of Texas Press, 2009.
Series: Linda Schele series in Maya and pre-Columbian studies.
Edition/Format:   Book : State or province government publication : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Focusing on the Classic Period (AD 250-900), this work examines and compares the textual and archaeological evidence for rites of death and burial in the Maya lowlands. It reconstructs royal mortuary  Read more...

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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James L Fitzsimmons
ISBN: 9780292718906 029271890X
OCLC Number: 216941064
Description: xix, 281 p. : ill. (some col.), map ; 27 cm.
Contents: Celebrations for the dead --
Death and the afterlife in the lowlands --
Royal funerals --
Death and landscape --
Entering the tombs of the classic Maya kings --
The dead king and the body politic.
Series Title: Linda Schele series in Maya and pre-Columbian studies.
Responsibility: James L. Fitzsimmons.
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