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Maya ruins in Central America in color : Tikal, Copán, and Quiriguá

Author: William M Ferguson; John Q Royce
Publisher: Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, ©1984.
Edition/Format:   Book : National government publication : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Ferguson, William M.
Maya ruins in Central America in color.
Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, c1984
(OCoLC)557668094
Online version:
Ferguson, William M.
Maya ruins in Central America in color.
Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, c1984
(OCoLC)609128311
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William M Ferguson; John Q Royce
ISBN: 0826306888 9780826306883
OCLC Number: 9785501
Notes: Includes index.
Description: x, 387 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Contents: An introduction to the classic Maya --
Maya antecedents --
The Olmec connection --
Maya history --
Classic period --
Classic Maya collapse --
Postclassic period --
Physical appearance --
Agriculture --
Commoner food, housing, and clothing --
Tools --
New evidence relating to the life-style of the classic Maya lords --
Sources of information concerning the classic Maya --
Classic Maya sacrifice and bloodletting --
Ball game --
Commerce and trade --
Government and society --
Feudalism --
Warfare --
Deities and myths --
Origins of Maya symbolism --
Cosmology --
The hero twins, myth of the underworld --
Numeration, and the computation of time --
Astronomy --
Hieroglyphic writing --
Recent discoveries at the cave of Naj Tunich (Stone House) --
Tikal area --
Copan area --
Quirigua area --
Architecture --
Ceramics, stratigraphy, and carbon-14 testing as archaeological tools.
Responsibility: William M. Ferguson and John Q. Royce ; foreword by Linda Schele.

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