Libros de ARTE Y CULTURAS PRECOLOMBINAS

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CLASSIC PERIOD CULTURAL CURRENTS IN SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL VERACRUZ

por ARNOLD III, PHILIP J.

2008 DUMBARTON OAKS PUB SERVICE

CLASSIC PERIOD CULTURAL CURRENTS IN SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL VERACRUZ

Classic Period Cultural Currents in Southern and Central Veracruz explores the diverse traditions and dynamic interactions along the Mexican Gulf lowlands at the height of their cultural fluorescence. Best known ...

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DEATH AND THE CLASSIC MAYA KINGS

por FITZSIMMONS, JAMES L.

2008 UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS PRESS

DEATH AND THE CLASSIC MAYA KINGS

Like their regal counterparts in societies around the globe, ancient Maya rulers departed this world with elaborate burial ceremonies and lavish grave goods, which often included ceramics, red pigments, earflares, ...

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VARIATIONS IN THE EXPRESSION OF INKA POWER

por BURGER, RICHARD L.

2008 DUMBARTON OAKS PUB SERVICE

VARIATIONS IN THE EXPRESSION OF INKA POWER

Until recently, little archaeological investigation has been dedicated to the Inka, the last great culture to flourish in Andean South America before the sixteenth-century arrival of the Spaniards. While the ...

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THE TEOTIHUACAN TRINITY : THE SOCIOPOLITICAL STRUCTURE OF AN ANCIENT MESOAMERICAN CITY

Northeast of modern-day Mexico City stand the remnants of one of the world's largest preindustrial cities, Teotihuacan. Monumental in scale, Teotihuacan is organized along a three-mile-long thoroughfare, the Avenue of ...

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MAYA CALENDAR ORIGINS : MONUMENTS, MYTHISTORY, AND THE MATERIALIZATION OF TIME

por RICE, PRUDENCE M.

2007 UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS PRESS

MAYA CALENDAR ORIGINS : MONUMENTS, MYTHISTORY, AND THE MATERIALIZATION OF TIME

In Maya Political Science: Time, Astronomy, and the Cosmos, Prudence M. Rice proposed a new model of Maya political organization in which geopolitical seats of power rotated according to a ...

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SKYWATCHING IN THE ANCIENT WORLD: NEW PERSPECTIVES IN CULTURAL ASTRONOMY STUDIES IN HONOR OF ANTHONY F.

Bookcondition: NEW. AS NEW. NUEVO COMO NUEVO-Compiled in honor of Anthony F. Aveni, America's leading archaeoastronomer, Skywatching in the Ancient World offers state-of-the-art work in cultural astronomy by well-known experts ...

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ANCIENT TIWANAKU

por JANUSEK, JOHN WAYNE

2007 CAMBRIDGE U. P.

ANCIENT TIWANAKU

Nearly a millennium before the Inca forged a pan-Andean empire in the South American Andes, Tiwanaku emerged as a major center of political, economic, and religious life on the southern ...

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MACHU PICCHU "EXPLORING AN ANCIENT SACRED CENTER"

por REINHARD, JOHAN

2007 OXBOW BOOKS

MACHU PICCHU "EXPLORING AN ANCIENT SACRED CENTER"

Machu Picchu is one of the world's most famous archaeological sites, yet it remains a mystery. Even the most basic questions have long remained unanswered: What was its meaning and ...

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ECUADOR "THE SECRET ART OF PRECOLUMBIAN ECUADOR"

por KLEIN, DANIEL

2007 5 CONTINENTS

ECUADOR "THE SECRET  ART OF PRECOLUMBIAN ECUADOR"

Archaeological literature has largely ignored Ecuador because it is caught between two major cultural phenomena: the monumental architecture of Peru in the south and the metallurgical riches of Colombia in ...

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CHACHAPOYA TEXTILES : THE LAGUNA DE LOS CONDORES TEXTILES IN THE MUSEO LEYMEBAMBA, CHACHAPOYAS, PERU

In 1996 more than 200 mummies and skeletal remains accompanied by a rich array of burial offerings were discovered at a cliffside burial site overlooking Laguna de los Cóndores in ...

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THE SINGING OF THE NEW WORLD

por TOMLINSON, G.

2007 CAMBRIDGE U. P.

THE SINGING OF THE NEW WORLD

In The Singing of the New World Gary Tomlinson offers histories of ancient music long since silent: the songs of the Indians that Europeans met in the sixteenth century. Merging ...

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TWIN TOLLANS "CHICHEN ITZA, TULA, AND THE EPICLASSIC TO EARLY POSTCLASSIC ME"

por KRISTAN-GRAHAM, CYNTHIA

2007 DUMBARTON OAKS PUB SERVICE

TWIN TOLLANS "CHICHEN ITZA, TULA, AND THE EPICLASSIC TO EARLY POSTCLASSIC ME"

This volume had its beginnings in the two-day colloquium, "Rethinking Chichen Itza, Tula and Tollan," that was held at Dumbarton Oaks. The selected essays revisit long-standing questions regarding the nature ...

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MOCHE FINELINE PAINTING FROM SAN JOSÉ DE MORO

por MCCLELLAND, D.

2007 OXBOW BOOKS

MOCHE FINELINE PAINTING FROM SAN JOSÉ DE MORO

Moche civilization flourished on the north coast of Peru from AD 200 to 800. Although the Moche had no writing system, they left a vivid artistic record of their beliefs ...

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POPOL VUH : SACRED BOOK OF THE ANCIENT MAYA ELECTRONIC DATABASE

por CHRISTENSON, A. J.

2007 UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS PRESS

POPOL VUH : SACRED BOOK OF THE ANCIENT MAYA ELECTRONIC DATABASE

The Popol Vuh is the single most important book written by the ancient Maya to have survived the Spanish conquest. It is one of the world's great works of literature, ...

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KASAPATA AND THE ARCHAIC PERIOD OF THE CUZCO VALLEY

por BAUER, BRIAN S.

2007 OXBOW BOOKS

KASAPATA AND THE ARCHAIC PERIOD OF THE CUZCO VALLEY

Although the Cuzco Valley of Peru is renowned for being the heartland of the Incas, little is known concerning its pre-Inca inhabitants. Until recently it was widely believed that the ...

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LE YUCATAN EST AILLEURS : EXPÉDITIONS PHOTOGRAPHIQUES DE DÉSIRÉ CHARNAY

Première exposition du fonds photographique du musée du quai Branly Claude-Joseph Le Désiré Charnay, dit Désiré Charnay, est né le 2 mai 1828 à Fleurie, dans le Rhône. Après un ...

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CYCLES OF TIME AND MEANING IN THE MEXICAN BOOKS OF FATE

por BOONE, ELLIZABETH HILL

2007 UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS PRESS

CYCLES OF TIME AND MEANING IN THE MEXICAN BOOKS OF FATE

In communities throughout precontact Mesoamerica, calendar priests and diviners relied on pictographic almanacs to predict the fate of newborns, to guide people in choosing marriage partners and auspicious wedding dates, ...

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THE CARNEGIE MAYA Vol.I "THE CARNEGIE INSTITUTION OF WASHINGTON MAYA RESEARCH PROGRAM, 19"

This complete set of reports from the Carnegie Institution's Maya program collects in one thematically and regionally organized volume hundreds of documents from a foundational New World archaeological project. The ...

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ANDEAN ARCHAEOLOGY III "NORTH AND SOUTH"

por ISBELL, WILLIAM

2006 SPRINGER

ANDEAN ARCHAEOLOGY III "NORTH AND SOUTH"

This book is intended to continue the dynamic, current problem-oriented approach to the field of Andean Archaeology that started with Andean Archaeology I and Andean Archaeology II. In this volume, ...

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MONUMENTAL AMBIVALENCE : THE POLITICS OF HERITAGE

por BREGLIA, LISA C.

2006 UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS PRESS

MONUMENTAL AMBIVALENCE : THE POLITICS OF HERITAGE

I offer this study as an ethnographic foray into the intimate politics of monumental heritage and the contingencies of claiming cultural patrimony in Yucatán, Mexico. Perhaps this project resonates with ...

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