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    The Maya (Ancient Peoples & Places Maya) (Paperback) By (author) Michael D. Coe

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    DescriptionThe Maya has long been established as the best, most readable introduction to the New Worlds greatest ancient civilization. In these pages, Professor Coe distils a lifetimes scholarship for the general reader and student. The eighth edition incorporates the latest archaeological and epigraphic research, which continues to proceed at a fast pace. Among the finest new discoveries are the spectacular polychrome murals of Calakmul, which provide archaeological evidence for the importance of marketplaces in the Classic Maya cities as well as giving a unique glimpse into Maya daily life. It concludes with new historical evidence for the crucial role played by collaborationist native leaders, both Maya and non-Maya, in the Spanish conquest of the region.


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    Title
    The Maya
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Michael D. Coe
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 280
    Width: 159 mm
    Height: 241 mm
    Thickness: 19 mm
    Weight: 720 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780500289020
    ISBN 10: 0500289026
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25590
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.2
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC subject category V2: HBLC
    BIC time period qualifier V2: 3D, 3F
    BIC subject category V2: HBJK
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1KLC
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    Libri: I-HP
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    B&T General Subject: 431
    Ingram Theme: CULT/LATAME
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET150
    Ingram Theme: ETHN/NATAMR, CULT/MEXICN
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 50
    BISAC V2.8: HIS028000, HIS025000
    LC subject heading: , , ,
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 45
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 85
    BISAC V2.8: HIS007000
    BIC subject category V2: 3D, 3F
    DC22: 972.81/016, 972.81016
    BIC subject category V2: 1KLC
    LC subject heading: , ,
    LC classification: F1435 .C72 2011
    BISAC region code: 4.2.6.0.0.0.0
    Thema V1.0: NHTB, JBSL11, NHKA
    Edition
    8, Revised
    Edition statement
    8th Revised edition
    Illustrations note
    189 illustrations, 20 in colour
    Publisher
    Thames & Hudson Ltd
    Imprint name
    Thames & Hudson Ltd
    Publication date
    31 January 2011
    Publication City/Country
    London