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The Resource 2000 years of Mayan literature, Dennis Tedlock ; with new translations and interpretations by the author

2000 years of Mayan literature, Dennis Tedlock ; with new translations and interpretations by the author

Label
2000 years of Mayan literature
Title
2000 years of Mayan literature
Statement of responsibility
Dennis Tedlock ; with new translations and interpretations by the author
Title variation
Two thousand years of Mayan literature
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • myn
  • myn
  • eng
Summary
A chronological survey of Mayan literature, covering two thousand years, from the earliest hieroglyphic inscriptions to later works using the Roman alphabet
Member of
Cataloging source
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-2016
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tedlock, Dennis
Dewey number
897/.4209
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
Includes parallel Mayan and English text
LC call number
PM3968
LC item number
.T43 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mayan literature
  • Mayan literature
  • HISTORY
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Mayan literature
  • Literatur
  • Maya
Label
2000 years of Mayan literature, Dennis Tedlock ; with new translations and interpretations by the author
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 425-440) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Learning to read -- Early Mayan writing -- The skilled observer from Maxam -- From the time of gods to the time of lords -- Cormorant and her three sons -- Temple of the Sun-eyed shield -- Temple of the Tree of yellow corn -- Lady Shark fin and the evening star -- The rattlesnakes of the City of three stones -- Drawing and designing with words -- Graffiti -- The question of the beginning and end of time -- The mouth of the well of the Itza -- Writing on the pages of books -- Signs of the times -- Moon woman meets the stars -- The power of the great star -- Thunderstorm -- Diagrams of the days -- The alphabet arrives in the Lowlands -- The books of Chilam Balam -- Understanding the language of Suyua -- Song of the birth of the twenty days -- Conversations with madness -- The alphabet arrives in the Highlands -- A way to see the dawn of life -- Blood moon becomes a trickster -- The death of death -- The human work, the human design -- We saw it all, oh my sons -- The count of days -- Man of Rabinal -- Epilogue
Control code
861793252
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 465 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520944466
Lccn
2009003366
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttsx44j
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861793252
Label
2000 years of Mayan literature, Dennis Tedlock ; with new translations and interpretations by the author
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 425-440) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Learning to read -- Early Mayan writing -- The skilled observer from Maxam -- From the time of gods to the time of lords -- Cormorant and her three sons -- Temple of the Sun-eyed shield -- Temple of the Tree of yellow corn -- Lady Shark fin and the evening star -- The rattlesnakes of the City of three stones -- Drawing and designing with words -- Graffiti -- The question of the beginning and end of time -- The mouth of the well of the Itza -- Writing on the pages of books -- Signs of the times -- Moon woman meets the stars -- The power of the great star -- Thunderstorm -- Diagrams of the days -- The alphabet arrives in the Lowlands -- The books of Chilam Balam -- Understanding the language of Suyua -- Song of the birth of the twenty days -- Conversations with madness -- The alphabet arrives in the Highlands -- A way to see the dawn of life -- Blood moon becomes a trickster -- The death of death -- The human work, the human design -- We saw it all, oh my sons -- The count of days -- Man of Rabinal -- Epilogue
Control code
861793252
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 465 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520944466
Lccn
2009003366
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttsx44j
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861793252

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