Corpus: Corpus of Maya Hieroglyphic Inscriptions: Xultman (Pr Only)

Corpus: Corpus of Maya Hieroglyphic Inscriptions: Xultman (Pr Only)

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The goal of the Corpus of Maya Hieroglyphic Inscriptions is to document in photographs and detailed line drawings all known Maya inscriptions and their associated figurative art. When complete, the Corpus will have published the inscriptions from over 200 sites and 2,000 monuments. The series has been instrumental in the remarkable success of the ongoing process of deciphering Maya writing, making available hundreds of texts to epigraphers working around the world.
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  • Hardback | 64 pages
  • 202 x 253 x 12.7mm | 600g
  • Cambridge, Mass, United States
  • English
  • 0873658078
  • 9780873658072

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Ian Graham has done more than any other person to save the fragile written record of the ancient Maya from destruction by looters, harsh weather and acid rain... All Mayanists agree on the importance of Graham's work.--Archaeology The Corpus will be a lasting contribution to the study of the Maya and will save much of the cultural heritage of Mesoamerica from sure obliteration. We owe a debt of gratitude to the authors.--American Antiquity
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About Corpus

Eric von Euw is a Mayanist and epigrapher who currently works in the private sector. Ian Graham was the founding Director of the Maya Corpus Program at the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University.
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