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The Oxford encyclopedia of Mesoamerican cultures

Author: David Carrasco
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press
Edition/Format:   Website : Document : Updating database   Continually Updated Resource   Computer File : English
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The Oxford Encyclopedia of Mesoamerican Cultures is the first comprehensive reference source to chronicle Pre-Hispanic, colonial, and modern Mesoamerica, defined as the lands stretching from Mexico to the southern tip of Central America. With more than 600 articles, it is invaluable for those interested in the rich heritage of this land. Encompassing the great civilizations of the pre-Columbian era (including the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic encyclopedias
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Electronic reference sources
Electronic books
Encyclopedias
Additional Physical Format: Oxford encyclopedia of Mesoamerican cultures
(DLC) 00032624
(OCoLC)44019111
Material Type: Document, Updating database, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Continually Updated Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Carrasco
ISBN: 0195188438 9780195188431
OCLC Number: 82141470
Notes: Title from home page (viewed Apr. 16, 2007).
Awards: Winner of Library Journal Best Reference Source 2001Booklist Editor's Choice 2001 New York Public Library Best Reference 2001Choice Outstanding Academic Title 2001.
Details: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Other Titles: Encyclopedia of Mesoamerican cultures
Mesoamerican cultures
Responsibility: edited by Davíd Carrasco.

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