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Art And Myth Of The Ancient Maya

Pub Date : 2017-04-25 | Author : Oswaldo Chinchilla Mazariegos | Publisher : Yale University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780300207170
ISBN 13 : 0300207174

This nuanced account explores Maya mythology through the lens of art, text, and culture. It offers an important reexamination of the mid-16th-century Popol Vuh, long considered an ..


Art And Myth Of The Ancient Maya

Pub Date : 2017-05-02 | Author : Oswaldo Chinchilla Mazariegos | Publisher : Yale University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780300224672
ISBN 13 : 0300224672

This nuanced account explores Maya mythology through the lens of art, text, and culture. It offers an important reexamination of the mid-16th-century Popol Vuh, long considered an ..


Exploring The Life Myth And Art Of The Maya

Pub Date : 2011-08 | Author : Timothy Laughton | Publisher : The Rosen Publishing Group

ISBN 10 : 9781448848324
ISBN 13 : 1448848326

Presents an introduction to Mayan civilization, discussing its history, politics, art, religion, literature, philosophy, military, gods, and heroes...


Reading Maya Art

Pub Date : 2011 | Author : Andrea Joyce Stone | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 0500051682
ISBN 13 : 9780500051689

Presented here for the first time is a compendium of one hundred hieroglyphs that are also building blocks of ancient Maya painting and sculpture. Organized thematically, the symbo..


Ancient Maya Art At Dumbarton Oaks

Pub Date : 2012 | Author : Joanne Pillsbury | Publisher : Dumbarton Oaks Pub Service

ISBN 10 : 0884023753
ISBN 13 : 9780884023753

This introduction to Maya art is based on study of one of the most important collections in the United States, assembled by Robert Woods Bliss between 1935 and 1962. The catalogue,..


2012

Pub Date : 2010 | Author : Mark Van Stone | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 0982682603
ISBN 13 : 9780982682609

Responding to the upsurge in interest in the Maya prophecies, Van Stone has spent the last several years researching what the ancient Maya actually said about 2012. The result is b..


Maya Sacred Geography And The Creator Deities

Pub Date : 2008 | Author : Karen Bassie-Sweet | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : UOM:39015082693774
ISBN 13 :

The K'iche' Maya creation story preserved in the sixteenth-century manuscript Popol Vuh describes the origin of the world and its people in a setting long assumed to be the Guatema..