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The gods and symbols of ancient Mexico and the Maya : an illustrated dictionary of Mesoamerican religion

Author: Mary Ellen Miller; Karl A Taube
Publisher: New York : Thames and Hudson, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the main gods and symbols of the Olmecs, Zapotecs, Maya, Teotihuacanos, Mixtecs, Toltecs, and Aztecs.
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
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Dictionnaires anglais
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Ellen Miller; Karl A Taube
ISBN: 0500050686 9780500050682
OCLC Number: 27667317
Description: 216 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Mary Miller and Karl Taube.

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A dictionary of Mesoamerican mythology and religon. Nearly 300 entries describe the main deities, motifs and practices of the Olmecs, Zapotecs, Maya, Teotihuacanos, Mixtecs, Toltecs and Aztecs.  Read more...

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