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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
  • Languages & Literatures
  • Native American & Hyperborean Languages
  • 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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