Ancient Mexico & Central America: Archaeology and Culture History (Paperback)
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Short Description for Ancient Mexico & Central America Winner of the 2005 Society for American Archaeology Book Award.
- Published: 05 May 2008
- Format: Paperback 608 pages
- ISBN 13: 9780500287149 ISBN 10: 0500287147
- Sales rank: 1,448,595
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Full description for Ancient Mexico & Central America
This authoritative book explores every aspect of pre-Columbian Mesoamerica, from Paleo-Indian times to the sixteenth century. It provides overviews of the best-known regional cultures, such as those of the Olmecs, Maya, Zapotecs, and Aztecs, as well as balanced coverage of Mesoamerica as a whole. The book covers every major site, from La Venta and Monte Alban to Teotihuacan, Palenque, and Tenochtitlan. It includes detailed discussion of major cultural themes, such as the ball game, and is lavishly illustrated with photographs, drawings, and maps. It has now been thoroughly updated to include new interpretations and recent discoveries.