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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

    Places:
  • Mexico,
  • Central America
    • Subjects:
    • Mayas -- Antiquities,
    • Archaeology -- Methodology,
    • Archaeology -- Philosophy,
    • Mexico -- Antiquities,
    • Central America -- Antiquities

    • Edition Notes

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

      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

      Some apologists, and church leaders (including Joseph Smith) believe that the Maya ruins on the Yucatán Peninsula belonged to Book of Mormon peoples LDS efforts to relate anachronistic Mayan ruins to Book of Mormon cities, owes much of its origins to an infatuation with archaeologists Stephens' and Catherwood's discoveries of Mesoamerican ruins, made public more than a decade after the first publication of the Book of Mormon. 'The Ancient Maya of Mexico' presents the results of new and important archaeological, epigraphic, and art historical research in the Mexican states of Yucatan, Campeche, and Quintana Roo. Ranging across the Middle Preclassic to the Modern periods, the volume explores how new archaeological data has transformed our understanding of Maya history.

        Ruins at Ceibal, Guatemala. (CC BY SA ) While more general chronologies might suggest that the Maya collapses occurred gradually, this new, more precise chronology indicates more complex patterns of political crises and recoveries leading up to each collapse. The new archaeology and the ancient Maya, Jeremy A. Sabloff Instantiates. The new archaeology and the ancient Maya; Publication. New York, Scientific American Library | Distributed by W.H. Freeman, ©; Note "A Scientific American Library paperback"--Cover Bibliography note Includes bibliographical references (p. []) Carrier category.

        Archaeologists Find Trove Of Maya Artifacts Dating Back 1, Years The more than artifacts were discovered in a previously sealed cave beneath the ancient Mexican city Chichén Itzá.   The book digs deep into the world of Mexican and Central American archaeology and the people who have worked behind the scenes to decipher Maya glyphs since the s.


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