"The Ancient Maya is the definitive statement for our current understanding of their time and place. It goes well beyond any other competing volume in its encompassing reach."—Journal of Anthropological Research
“(T)he most comprehensive and most lavishly illustrated book on its subject.”—Journal of Latin American Studies
|Publisher:||Stanford University Press|
|Edition description:||Older Edition|
|Product dimensions:||7.10(w) x 9.27(h) x 1.70(d)|
About the Author
Robert J. Sharer is Shoemaker Professor of Anthropology at the University of Pennsylvania, and Curator of the American Section at the university's Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. He is the author of Quirigua: A Classic Maya Center and Its Sculpture and Everyday Life in Maya Civilization, as well as two previous editions of The Ancient Maya. Loa P. Traxler is a Research Scientist in the American Section of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.