Mesoamerica

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The Aztecs: A Very Short Introduction
Oxford University Press (2011)
7,90 €

This book presents a very short introduction to the Aztecs using interpretive tools from religious...

Motagua Colonial: Conquest and Colonization in the Motagua River Valley of Guatemala

Motagua Colonial

Conquest and Colonization in the Motagua River Valley of Guatemala

Bitingduck Press (1998)
12,03 €

The Classic era centers of Quirigua and Copan are the eastern most outposts of early Mayan...

Bonds of Blood: Gender, Lifecycle, and Sacrifice in Aztec Culture

Bonds of Blood

Gender, Lifecycle, and Sacrifice in Aztec Culture

Palgrave Macmillan (2008)
23,75 €

The history of the Aztecs has been haunted by the spectre of human sacrifice. Reinvesting the Aztecs...

History of the Conquest of Mexico
Random House Publishing Group (2010)
34,05 €

"It is a magnificent epic," said William H. Prescott after the publication of History of the...

The Beginnings of Mesoamerican Civilization: Inter-Regional Interaction and the Olmec

The Beginnings of Mesoamerican Civilization

Inter-Regional Interaction and the Olmec

Cambridge University Press (2009)
36,30 €

Rosenswig proposes that we understand Early Formative Mesoamerica as an archipelago of complex...

The First Maya Civilization: Ritual and Power Before the Classic Period

The First Maya Civilization

Ritual and Power Before the Classic Period

Taylor and Francis (2010)
35,37 €

When the Maya kings of Tikal dedicated their first carved monuments in the third century A.D.,...

The New Archaeology and the Ancient Maya
Henry Holt and Co. (1994)
7,46 €

Nowadays, archaeological investigators don't just dig up the past They use high-tech equipment,...

Ancient Maya Traders of Ambergris Caye
University of Alabama Press (2009)
14,23 €

Archaeologists are unsure exactly when the Maya inhabited the coastal areas of Belize, but ample...

The A to Z of Ancient Mesoamerica
Scarecrow Press (2010)
48,88 €

The A to Z of Ancient Mesoamerica covers some of the major discoveries throughout ancient...

Mixtecs, Zapotecs, and Chatinos: Ancient Peoples of Southern Mexico

Mixtecs, Zapotecs, and Chatinos

Ancient Peoples of Southern Mexico

Wiley (2009)
31,49 €

Mixtecs, Zapotecs, and Chatinos: Ancient Peoples of Southern Mexico examines the origins, history,...