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The Resource The smoking gods : tobacco in Maya art, history, and religion, by Francis Robicsek ; foreword by Michael D. Coe and by Barbara A. Goodnight ; photos. by the author

The smoking gods : tobacco in Maya art, history, and religion, by Francis Robicsek ; foreword by Michael D. Coe and by Barbara A. Goodnight ; photos. by the author

Label
The smoking gods : tobacco in Maya art, history, and religion
Title
The smoking gods
Title remainder
tobacco in Maya art, history, and religion
Statement of responsibility
by Francis Robicsek ; foreword by Michael D. Coe and by Barbara A. Goodnight ; photos. by the author
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
GSU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Robicsek, Francis
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mayas
  • Indians of Mexico
  • Indians of Central America
  • Tobacco in art
  • Tobacco
  • Mayas
  • Maya art
  • Smoking
  • Indians, Central American
  • Indians, North American
  • Smoking
  • Tobacco
Label
The smoking gods : tobacco in Maya art, history, and religion, by Francis Robicsek ; foreword by Michael D. Coe and by Barbara A. Goodnight ; photos. by the author
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 209-227
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Tobacco in the new world -- Tobacco and the Mayas -- Tobacco and religion -- Tobacco as medicine -- Unexplained effects of tobacco -- God K, the deity with the smoking cigar -- The classification of archaeological material -- Scenes almost certainly representing the act of smoking -- Scenes probably representing the act of smoking -- Scenes showing objects that may be large cigars -- God K on ceremic artifacts and frescoes
Control code
4647021
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxv, 233 pages, 42 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9780806115115
Lccn
78064904
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
(WaOLN)116330
Label
The smoking gods : tobacco in Maya art, history, and religion, by Francis Robicsek ; foreword by Michael D. Coe and by Barbara A. Goodnight ; photos. by the author
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 209-227
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Tobacco in the new world -- Tobacco and the Mayas -- Tobacco and religion -- Tobacco as medicine -- Unexplained effects of tobacco -- God K, the deity with the smoking cigar -- The classification of archaeological material -- Scenes almost certainly representing the act of smoking -- Scenes probably representing the act of smoking -- Scenes showing objects that may be large cigars -- God K on ceremic artifacts and frescoes
Control code
4647021
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxv, 233 pages, 42 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9780806115115
Lccn
78064904
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
(WaOLN)116330

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