Libros de ARTE Y CULTURAS PRECOLOMBINAS

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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, ...

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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 ...

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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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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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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TEOTIHUACAN "CITY OF WATER, CITY OF FIRE"

por ROBB, MATTHEW

2017 UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA PRESS

TEOTIHUACAN "CITY OF WATER, CITY OF FIRE"

Founded in the first century BCE near a set of natural springs in an otherwise dry northeastern corner of the Valley of Mexico, the ancient metropolis of Teotihuacan was on ...

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GOLDEN KINGDOMS "LUXURY ARTS IN THE ANCIENT AMERICAS"

por PILLSBURY, J.

2017 J. PAUL GETTY MUSEUM

GOLDEN KINGDOMS "LUXURY ARTS IN THE ANCIENT AMERICAS"

This volume accompanies a major international loan exhibition featuring more than three hundred works of art, many rarely or never before seen in the United States. It traces the development ...

NOVEDAD!!

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THE EARLY OLMEC AND MESOAMERICA "THE MATERIAL RECORD"

por BLOMSTER, JEFFREY P.

2017 CAMBRIDGE U. P.

THE EARLY OLMEC AND MESOAMERICA "THE MATERIAL RECORD"

The Early Formative Olmec are central in a wide variety of debates regarding the development of Mesoamerican societies. A fundamental issue in Olmec archaeology is the nature of interregional interaction ...

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ARCHITECTURE AND THE ORIGINS OF PRECLASSIC MAYA POLITICS

por DOYLE, JAMES

2017 CAMBRIDGE U. P.

ARCHITECTURE AND THE ORIGINS OF PRECLASSIC MAYA POLITICS

Architecture and the Origins of Preclassic Maya Politics highlights the dramatic changes in the relationship of ancient Maya peoples to the landscape and to each other in the Preclassical period ...

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ART AND MYTH OF THE ANCIENT MAYA

por CHINCHILLA MAZARIEGOS, OSWALDO

2017 YALE UNIVERSITY PRESS

ART AND MYTH OF THE ANCIENT MAYA

This nuanced account explores Maya mythology through the lens of art, text, and culture. It offers an important reexamination of the mid-16th-century Popol Vuh, long considered an authoritative text, which ...

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SIGNIFICATION ET FONCTION DES JEUX DANS LE PÉROU PRÉHISPANIQUE ET COLONIAL

Ce livre, premier ouvrage entièrement consacré aux jeux andins, constitue un apport de grande valeur sur le Pérou préhispanique. Inventions sociales, les jeux y remplissaient un rôle déterminant dans le ...

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THE OXFORD HANDBOOK OF THE AZTECS

por NICHOLS, DEBORAH L.

2017 OXFORD U. P.

THE OXFORD HANDBOOK OF THE AZTECS

The Oxford Handbook of the Aztecs, the first of its kind, provides a current overview of recent research on the Aztec empire, the best documented prehispanic society in the Americas. ...

pvp.192.0 €

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BAUHAUS (DVD) "EL MITO DE LA MODERNIDAD"

por Boerboom, Peter; BURDA-STENGEL, FELIX; CRUSAFONT, MIQUEL; EVERS, BERND; FORNELLS ANGELATS, MONSTSERRAT; HOLLEIN, MAX; IANNONE, G.; MARTIN, R.; NETHERTON, ROBIN; SELLINK, M.; VV..A

2017 GUSTAVO GILI S.L.

BAUHAUS (DVD) "EL MITO DE LA MODERNIDAD"

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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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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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