Libros de ARTE Y CULTURAS PRECOLOMBINAS

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ANDEAN ONTOLOGIES "NEW ARCHAEOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVES"

por LOZADA, MARÍA CECILIA

2019 UNIVERSITY PRESS OF FLORIDA

ANDEAN ONTOLOGIES "NEW ARCHAEOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVES"

Andean Ontologies is a fascinating interdisciplinary investigation of how ancient Andean people understood their world and the nature of being. Exploring pre-Hispanic ideas of time, space, and the human body, ...

pvp.190.0 €

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PAINTING THE SKIN: "PIGMENTS ON BODIES AND CODICES IN PRE-COLUMBIAN MESOAMERICA"

por DUPEY GARCIA, ÉLODIE

2019 THE UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA PRESS

PAINTING THE SKIN:  "PIGMENTS ON BODIES AND CODICES IN PRE-COLUMBIAN MESOAMERICA"

Mesoamerican communities past and present are characterized by their strong inclination toward color and their expert use of the natural environment to create dyes and paints. In pre-Hispanic times, skin ...

pvp.120.0 €

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MAYA SALT WORKS

por MCKILLOP, H.

2019 UNIVERSITY PRESS OF FLORIDA

MAYA SALT WORKS

In Maya Salt Works, Heather McKillop details her archaeological teams groundbreaking discovery of a unique and massive salt production complex submerged in a lagoon in southern Belize. Exploring the organization ...

pvp.162.0 €

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PRE-COLUMBIAN ART OF THE CARIBBEAN

por WALDRON, LAWRENCE

2019 UNIVERSITY PRESS OF FLORIDA

PRE-COLUMBIAN ART OF THE CARIBBEAN

Abundantly illustrated, this volume is a pioneering survey of the ancient art of the entire Caribbean region. While previous studies have focused on the Greater Antilles'Cuba, Haiti, the Dominican Republic, ...

pvp.215.0 €

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RETHINKING THE AZTEC ECONOMY

por NICHOLS, DEBORAH L.

2018 THE UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA PRESS

RETHINKING THE AZTEC ECONOMY

With its rich archaeological and historical record, the Aztec empire provides an intriguing opportunity to understand the dynamics and structure of early states and empires. Rethinking the Aztec Economy brings ...

pvp.69.0 €

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INTERDISCIPLINARY APPROACHES TO THE ANCIENT MAYA UNDERWORLD "EXPLORING THE RISE AND FALL OF MAYA CENTRES IN CENTRAL BELIZE FROM THE CAVE CONTEXT"

As integrated and varied ritual contexts, how do changing patterns of pre-Columbian cave use inform the complex of historical, social, political,economic and related ideological processes in action during the inception, ...

pvp.65.0 €

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TRAVELING WITH CORTES AND PIZARRO

por HANDLER, STUART

2018 5 CONTINENTS EDITIONS

TRAVELING WITH CORTES AND PIZARRO

Pre-Columbian art through the eyes of a filmmaker, an art historian and a passionate collector A Pre-Columbian art lover and noted curator journey into a fine art collection, describing the ...

pvp.98.0 €

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INCAS ALZADOS DE VILCABAMBA EN LA PRIMERA HISTORIA (1590) DE MARTÍN DE MURÚA, LO

por PEÑA NUÑEZ, BEATRIZ CAROLINA

2018 EUNSA. EDICIONES UNIVERSIDAD DE NAVARRA S.A.

INCAS ALZADOS DE VILCABAMBA EN LA PRIMERA HISTORIA (1590) DE MARTÍN DE MURÚA, LO

La publicación en el 2004 del facsímil de la Historia del orijen, y jenealogia real de los reyes ingas del Piru, de sus hechos, costumbres, trajes, y manera de govierno ...

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CERAMICS OF ANCIENT AMERICA "MULTIDISCIPLINARY APPROACHES "

por HUNTINGTON, YUMI PARK

2018 UNIVERSITY PRESS OF FLORIDA

CERAMICS OF ANCIENT AMERICA "MULTIDISCIPLINARY APPROACHES "

This is the first volume to bring together archaeology, ethnography, and art history in the analysis of pre-Columbian pottery. While previous research on ceramics has been divided among these three ...

pvp.190.0 €

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SMOKE, FLAMES, AND THE HUMAN BODY IN MESOAMERICAN RITUAL PRACTICE

por TIESLER, VERA

2018 DUMBARTON OAKS PUB SERVICE

SMOKE, FLAMES, AND THE HUMAN BODY IN MESOAMERICAN RITUAL PRACTICE

Epitomizing the radiating sun and perpetuating the cycles of life and time, fire was'and continues to be'a central force in the Mesoamerican cosmos. Mesoamericans understood heat and flames as animate ...

pvp.80.0 €

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SEÑORES DEL PASADO "ARQUEÓLOGOS, MUSEOS Y HUAQUEROS EN EL PERÚ"

por ASENSIO, RAUL H.

2018 INSTITUTO DE ESTUDIOS PERUANOS

SEÑORES DEL PASADO "ARQUEÓLOGOS, MUSEOS Y HUAQUEROS EN EL PERÚ"

Con lenguaje claro y preciso, a partir de fuentes inéditas, prensa y entrevistas, Raúl H. Asensio recorre la historia de la puesta en valor de los monumentos prehispánicos peruanos desde ...

pvp.45.0 €

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SCALE AND THE INCAS

por HAMILTON, ANDREW JAMES

2018 PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS

SCALE AND THE INCAS

Although questions of form and style are fundamental to art history, the issue of scale has been surprisingly neglected. Yet, scale and scaled relationships are essential to the visual cultures ...

pvp.85.0 €

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THE GIFTED PASSAGE " YOUNG MEN IN CLASSIC MAYA ART AND TEXT"

por HOUSTON , STEPHEN D.

2018 YALE UNIVERSITY PRESS

THE GIFTED PASSAGE " YOUNG MEN IN CLASSIC MAYA ART AND TEXT"

In this thought-provoking book, preeminent scholar Stephen Houston turns his attention to the crucial role of young males in Classic Maya society, drawing on evidence from art, writing, and material ...

pvp.88.0 €

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LANDSCAPES OF THE ITZA "ARCHAEOLOGY AND ART HISTORY AT CHICHEN ITZA AND NEIGHBORING SITES"

Chichen Itza, the legendary capital and trading hub of the late Maya civilization, continues to fascinate visitors and researchers with unanswered questions about its people, rulers, rituals, and politics. Addressing ...

pvp.196.0 €

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MESOAMERICAN RELIGIONS AND ARCHAEOLOGY "ESSAYS IN PRE-COLUMBIAN CIVILIZATIONS"

Our understanding of ancient Pre-Columbian civilizations has changed significantly as the result of archaeological research in the last fifty years. Major projects during this period included dealing with cultural change ...

pvp.47.0 €

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CONSTRUCTING POWER AND PLACE IN MESOAMERICA "PRE-HISPANIC PAINTINGS FROM THREE REGIONS"

por PAXTON, MEREDETH

2017 UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO PRESS

CONSTRUCTING POWER AND PLACE IN MESOAMERICA "PRE-HISPANIC PAINTINGS FROM THREE REGIONS"

Identities of power and place, as expressed in paintings from the periods before and after the Spanish conquest of Mesoamerica, are the subject of this book of case studies from ...

pvp.177.0 €

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ON THE ROAD OF THE WINDS "AN ARCHAEOLOGICAL HISTORY OF THE PACIFIC ISLANDS BEFORE EUROPEAN CONTACT, REVISED AND EXPANDED EDITION"

The Pacific Ocean covers one-third of the earths surface and encompasses many thousands of islands that are home to numerous human societies and cultures. Among these indigenous Oceanic cultures are ...

pvp.55.0 €

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ORNAMENTAL NATIONALISM "ARCHAEOLOGY AND ANTIQUITIES IN MEXICO, 1876-1911"

por VALIANT, SEONAID

2017 BRILL ACADEMIC PUBLISHERS

ORNAMENTAL NATIONALISM "ARCHAEOLOGY AND ANTIQUITIES IN MEXICO, 1876-1911"

In Ornamental Nationalism: Archaeology and Antiquities in Mexico, 1876-1911, Seonaid Valiant examines the Porfirian governments reworking of indigenous, particularly Aztec, images to create national symbols. She focuses in particular on ...

pvp.155.0 €

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THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF MURAL PAINTING AT PAÑAMARCA, PERU

por TREVER, LISA

2017 DUMBARTON OAKS PUB SERVICE

THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF MURAL PAINTING AT PAÑAMARCA, PERU

The archaeological site of Pañamarca was once a vibrant center of religious performance and artistic practice within the ancient Moche world. During the seventh and eighth centuries CE, architects and ...

pvp.72.0 €

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WAR OWL FALLING "INNOVATION, CREATIVITY, AND CULTURE CHANGE IN ANCIENT MAYA SOCIETY"

Drawing on archaeological findings from the Maya lowlands, War Owl Falling shows how innovation and creativity led to social change in ancient societies. Markus Eberl discusses the ways eighth-century Maya ...

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GREAT MAYA DROUGHTS IN CULTURAL CONTEXT "CASE STUDIES IN RESILIENCE & VULNERABILITY"

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PLACE AND IDENTITY IN CLASSIC MAYA NARRATIVES

Understanding the ways in which human communities define themselves in relation to landscapes has been one of the crucial research questions in anthropology. Place and Identity in Classic Maya Narratives addresses this question in the ...

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BEYOND EL DORADO "POWER AND GOLD IN ANCIENT COLOMBIA"

The accompanying title to the British Museum exhibition, Beyond El Dorado: power and gold in ancient Colombia, 17 October 2013 - 23 March 2014. For the people of Colombia, the value of gold lay in ...

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THE SPECTACLE OF THE LATE MAYA COURT "REFLECTIONS ON THE MURALS OF BONAMPAK"

Located within the deep tropical rainforest of Chiapas, Mexico, the Maya site of Bonampak is home to the most complete and magnificent mural program of the ancient Americas. In three rooms, a pageant of rulership ...

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INSIGNIA OF RANK IN THE NAHUA WORLD "FROM THE FIFTEENTH TO THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY"

This significant work reconstructs the repertory of insignia of rank and the contexts and symbolic meanings of their use, along with their original terminology, among the Nahuatl-speaking communities of Mesoamerica from the fifteenth through the ...

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MAYA IDEOLOGIES OF THE SACRED "THE TRANSFIGURATION OF SPACE IN COLONIAL YUCATAN"

As Spaniards built colonies in the New World, men of the cloth saw within ancient ruins and inhabited native towns great potential for easing the colonization effort. In the Yucatan, which is the locus of ...

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TRADICIONES CERÁMICAS DEL EPICLÁSICO EN EL BAJÍO Y REGIONES ALEDAÑAS "CRONOLOGÍA E INTERACCIÓN"

The Bajío (West-Central Mexico) has been considered by various authors to be a key region for understanding the processes of interaction and migration among Central, West, and Northern Mesoamerica. Since the late 1990s, our knowledge ...

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CHAVIN "PERU'S ENIGMATIC TEMPLE IN THE ANDES"

A series of recent excavations has revealed the monumental sacred structures of the Chavín culture, whose people populated the coastal regions of Peru on thousand years before the Inca and which is regarded today as ...

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HEAVEN AND EARTH IN ANCIENT MEXICO "ASTRONOMY AND SEASONAL CYCLES IN THE CODEX BORGIA"

The Codex Borgia, a masterpiece that predates the Spanish conquest of central Mexico, records almanacs used in divination and astronomy. Within its beautifully painted screenfold pages is a section (pages 29-46) that shows a sequence ...

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MERCHANTS, MARKETS, AND EXCHANGE IN THE PRE-COLUMBIAN WORLD

Merchants, Markets, and Exchange in the Pre-Columbian World examines the structure, scale, and complexity of economic systems in the pre-Hispanic Americas, with a focus on the central highlands of Mexico, the Maya Lowlands, and the ...

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EL MUNDO EN MOVIMIENTO "CIRCULACIÓN DE BIENES, RECURSOS E IDEAS EN EL VALLE CALCHAQUÍ, S"

This book presents research results on the interaction processes between societies that inhabited in the Calchaquí Valley (Province of Salta, northwestern Argentina) and those from surrounding regions between the 9th and 16th centuries. Such study ...

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POLITY & ECOLOGY IN FORMATIVE PERIOD COASTAL OAXACA

Encapsulating two decades of research, Polity and Ecology in Formative Period Coastal Oaxaca is the first major treatment of the lower Río Verde region of Oaxaca, investigating its social, political, and ecological history. Tracing Formative ...

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PINACOTECA AMBROSIANA Vol.VI "ARTI APPLICATE DONAZIONI DIVERSE.NUMISMATICA. ARTE PRECOLOMBINA"

Continua con questo sesto volume la catalogazione completa della Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, una delle gallerie più visitate in Milano. La Pinacoteca costituisce infatti una delle più originali e sistematiche collezioni artistiche milanesi: per la prima volta ...

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