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The Resource Cities of the Maya in seven epochs, 1250 B.C. to A.D. 1903, Steve Glassman and Armando Anaya

Cities of the Maya in seven epochs, 1250 B.C. to A.D. 1903, Steve Glassman and Armando Anaya

Label
Cities of the Maya in seven epochs, 1250 B.C. to A.D. 1903
Title
Cities of the Maya in seven epochs, 1250 B.C. to A.D. 1903
Statement of responsibility
Steve Glassman and Armando Anaya
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This book divides the 3,000 year time span into seven sections providing a detailed vignette of events, explorers, and people. Among topics covered are shamanistic rites; the Preclassic megacity of El Mirador and its neighbor Nakbe; the creation myth of the Hero Twins and its role organizing Maya society; and power struggles between the cities Tikal and Calakmul"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Glassman, Steve
Dewey number
972/.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F1435.5
LC item number
.G53 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Anaya, Armando
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mayas
  • Mayas
  • Extinct cities
  • Extinct cities
  • Mayas
Label
Cities of the Maya in seven epochs, 1250 B.C. to A.D. 1903, Steve Glassman and Armando Anaya
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The proto-Maya Olmec cities of San Lorenzo and La Venta, 1250-400 B.C.: if not the mother culture, an undisputed similar culture -- The Mirador Basin in times long gone, 1000 B.C.-A.D. 150 -- Tikal, the eternal city, early classic, A.D. 250-550 -- Calakmul and the snakehead dynasty, a Maya superpower -- The tale of two cities, concluded, A.D. 695-869 -- Terminal classic in the Yucatan, A.D. 800-1100 -- Mayapan, Tayasal, and Chan Santa Cruz
Control code
698360638
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
ix, 238 pages
Isbn
9780786448487
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011001144
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)698360638
Label
Cities of the Maya in seven epochs, 1250 B.C. to A.D. 1903, Steve Glassman and Armando Anaya
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The proto-Maya Olmec cities of San Lorenzo and La Venta, 1250-400 B.C.: if not the mother culture, an undisputed similar culture -- The Mirador Basin in times long gone, 1000 B.C.-A.D. 150 -- Tikal, the eternal city, early classic, A.D. 250-550 -- Calakmul and the snakehead dynasty, a Maya superpower -- The tale of two cities, concluded, A.D. 695-869 -- Terminal classic in the Yucatan, A.D. 800-1100 -- Mayapan, Tayasal, and Chan Santa Cruz
Control code
698360638
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
ix, 238 pages
Isbn
9780786448487
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011001144
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)698360638

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