Ancient Mexico & Central America: Archaeology and Culture History / Edition 2

Ancient Mexico & Central America: Archaeology and Culture History / Edition 2

by Susan Toby Evans
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0500287147

ISBN-13: 9780500287149

Pub. Date: 05/04/2008

Publisher: Thames & Hudson

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

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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 Albán 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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780500287149
Publisher:
Thames & Hudson
Publication date:
05/04/2008
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
608
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.30(d)

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