all ebooks in category: Mayan History (9)

Palenque : Recent Investigations at the Classic Maya Center
English | 2007 | ISBN: 0759108749 | PDF | pages: 359 | 18.9 mb

Palenque is one of the best known and oldest Mayan archaeological sites. But recently little has been published on the ongoing work here. Marken's collection …

Death and the Classic Maya Kings
English | ISBN: 029271890X | 2009 | PDF | 294 pages | 5,2 MB

Like their regal counterparts in societies around the globe, ancient Maya rulers departed this world with elaborate burial ceremonies and lavish grave goods, which often …

Indigenous Cosmolectics : Kab'awil and the Making of Maya and Zapotec Literatures
English | 2018 | ISBN: 1469636794 | 260 Pages | PDF | 4.41 MB

Latin America's Indigenous writers have long labored under the limits of colonialism, but in the late twentieth and twenty-first centuries, they have constructed a literary …

Architecture and the Origins of Preclassic Maya Politics
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1107145376 | 186 Pages | PDF | 12.6 MB

Architecture and the Origins of Preclassic Maya Politics highlights the dramatic changes in the relationship of ancient Maya peoples to the landscape and to each …

Classic Maya Polities of the Southern Lowlands: Integration, Interaction, Dissolution (Repost)
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1607324121 | PDF | pages: 292 | 2.4 mb

Classic Maya Polities of the Southern Lowlands investigates Maya political and social structure in the southern lowlands, assessing, comparing, and interpreting the wide variation in …

«All About: Mysterious Maya» by P.S. Quick
English | ISBN: 9781785383205 | EPUB | 7.4 MB

This book, filled with amazing facts and photographs, gives an in-depth account of what life was like for the ancient Maya of Mesoamerica. It explains …

An Inconstant Landscape : The Maya Kingdom of El Zotz, Guatemala
English | 2018 | ISBN: 1607327635 | 493 Pages | PDF | 8.38 MB

Presenting the results of six years of archaeological survey and excavation in and around the Maya kingdom of El Zotz, An Inconstant Landscape paints a …

Maya Lords and Lordship: The Formation of Colonial Society in Yucatán, 1350–1600
English | 2014 | ISBN: 080614422X | 264 pages | PDF | 31 MB

When the Spanish arrived in Yucatán in 1526, they found an established political system based on lordship, a system the Spanish initially integrated into their …

A Prehistory of South America: Ancient Cultural Diversity on the Least Known Continent (repost)
English | 2014 | ISBN: 160732332X | 560 pages | EPUB | 98,2 MB

A Prehistory of South America is an overview of the ancient and historic native cultures of the entire continent of South America based on the …