The new archaeology and the ancient Maya by Jeremy A. Sabloff

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Published by Scientific American Library, Distributed by W.H. Freeman in New York .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Mexico,
  • Central America

Subjects:

  • Mayas -- Antiquities,
  • Archaeology -- Methodology,
  • Archaeology -- Philosophy,
  • Mexico -- Antiquities,
  • Central America -- Antiquities

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [177]-186).

Book details

StatementJeremy A. Sabloff.
SeriesScientific American Library series ;, no. 30
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF1435 .S114 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 193 p. :
Number of Pages193
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2192145M
ISBN 100716750546
LC Control Number89010927

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