Ancient Mexico and Central America Book

Ancient Mexico and Central America


  • Author : Susan Toby Evans
  • Publisher : Thames & Hudson
  • Release Date : 2013-01-01
  • Genre: Central America
  • Pages : 624
  • ISBN 10 : 0500290660

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Ancient Mexico and Central America Book Description :

This is the definitive textbook on the archaeology and history of Mexico and Central America, written by an expert and leading academic in the field. In 2005 the first edition won the Society for American Archaeology book award. This third edition includes new special features and boxes on Figurines, Mesoamerican Culture Traits, Language, Maya Royal Tombs, Tikal and Tenochtitlans Population; thoroughly revised chapters on the Aztecs and the chronology of the period; and updated references that address the major new publications since the second edition.

Archaeology of Ancient Mexico and Central America Book

Archaeology of Ancient Mexico and Central America


  • Author : Susan Toby Evans
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Genre: Reference
  • Pages : 948
  • ISBN 10 : 0815308876

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Archaeology of Ancient Mexico and Central America Book Description :

A reference devoted to the pre-Columbian archaeology of Mesoamerica features in-depth articles on the major cultural areas of ancient Mexico and Central America, coverage of important sites, articles on day-to-day life of ancient peoples in these regions, and several b & w regional and site maps and photographs.

Ancient Mexico   Central America Book

Ancient Mexico Central America


  • Author : Susan Toby Evans
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: History
  • Pages : 608
  • ISBN 10 : 0500284407

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Ancient Mexico Central America Book Description :

A thorough study of the ancient civilizations of the Aztecs, Maya, Olmecs, and others, complemented by information from the very latest research in the field, is presented in a chronological framework to better illustrate the fascinating history of the region.

Ancient Mexico   Central America Book

Ancient Mexico Central America


  • Author : Susan Toby Evans
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: History
  • Pages : 608
  • ISBN 10 : 0500287147

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Ancient Mexico Central America Book Description :

Winner of the 2005 Society for American Archaeology Book Award. This authoritative book explores every aspect of pre-Columbian Mesoamerica, from Paleo-Indian times to the sixteenth century. It provides overviews of the best-known regional cultures, such as those of the Olmecs, Maya, Zapotecs, and Aztecs, as well as balanced coverage of Mesoamerica as a whole. The book covers every major site, from La Venta and Monte Albn to Teotihuacan, Palenque, and Tenochtitlan. It includes detailed discussion of major cultural themes, such as the ball game, and is lavishly illustrated with photographs, drawings, and maps. It has now been thoroughly updated to include new interpretations and recent discoveries. 459 illustrations, 80 in color.

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Ancient Mexico and Central America


  • Author : Susan Toby Evans
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages : 624
  • ISBN 10 : 0500290652

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Ancient Mexico and Central America Book Description :

A thorough study of the ancient civilizations of the Aztecs, Maya, Olmecs, and others, complemented by information from the very latest research in the field, is presented in a chronological framework to better illustrate the fascinating history of the region.

Ancient Mexico and Central America Book

Ancient Mexico and Central America


  • Author : Susan Toby Evans
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2008-01-01
  • Genre: Central America
  • Pages : 608
  • ISBN 10 : 0500287406

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Ancient Mexico and Central America Book Description :

This well-presented book makes the archaeology and culture of Mesoamerica available to the widest possible audience, serving as an invaluable and comprehensive introduction to the subject. Written by a well-known authority on ancient Mexico and the Aztecs, the book begins with the archaeological evidence for the earliest populations in c.8000 BC and considers the region's ecology and environments. Supported throughout by colour photographs, plans and maps and making use of recent archaeology and research, the book continues to examine each phase of occupation through to the Spanish conquest. The second edition has been fully updated in the light of new discoveries and research.

Ancient Mexico and Central America Book

Ancient Mexico and Central America


  • Author : American Museum of Natural History
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1970
  • Genre: Indian art
  • Pages : 127
  • ISBN 10 : UTEXAS:059173018568544

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Central American Mythology Book

Central American Mythology


  • Author : Matt Clayton
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2020-01-19
  • Genre: History
  • Pages : 58
  • ISBN 10 : 1952191211

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Central American Mythology Book Description :

Mexico and the Central American states are home to many indigenous peoples, each of whom speaks their own language and lives according to their own customs. The loving god Olocupinele creates the world of the Cuna of Panama, while the goddess Nakawe' destroys and then remakes the world of the Huichol of Mexico.