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Breaking the Maya Code

By: "Coe, Michael D."

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Thames & Hudson:

Seller ID: 9780500277218

ISBN: 0500277214

Condition: very good

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Inevitable Revolutions: United States in Central America

By: "LaFeber, Walter"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: WW Norton & Co:

Seller ID: 9780393302127

ISBN: 0393302121

Condition: GOOD

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The Code of Kings: The Language of Seven Sacred Maya Temples and Tombs

By: "Schele, Linda, Mathews, Peter, Everton, Macduff"

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Scribner:

Seller ID: 9780684852096

ISBN: 0684852098

Condition: GOOD

This unique and extraordinary guide to seven major sites of Maya civilization highlights the pioneering work of two great scholars of ancient America. For readers at every level -- from the casual tourist to the serious student -- "The Code of Kings" relies on Linda Schele and Peter Mathews's revolutionary work in the decipherment of the hieroglyphs that cover the surfaces of Maya ruins to give us a far clearer picture of Maya culture than we have ever had. Richly illustrated with line art and the incomparable photography of Justin Kerr and Macduff Everton, "The Code of Kings" is a landma... View more info

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Sons of the Shaking Earth (Phoenix Books)

By: "Wolf, Eric"

Price: $6.00

Publisher: University of Chicago Press:

Seller ID: 9780226905006

ISBN: 0226905004

Condition: GOOD

"Wolf drew on anthropology, archaeology, history, and geography to mold a magnificent, sweeping, and beautifully written synthesis. With style and deep personal engagement he unraveled the complexity of Mexico and Guatemala's past with its multiple ethnicities, many languages, and environmental diversity. . . . Armies of graduate students have challenged many of the details, but the book stands as a monument to a time when social scientists were able to think large thoughts and write elegant English"--"Foreign Affairs," Significant Books of the Last 75 Years. View more info

Conociendo a la Gente Garifuna (The Garifuna Story) - Espanol - Ingles

By: "Yuscaran, Guillermo"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Honduras, Nuevo Sol Publicaciones: 1990

Edition: "(2nd edition, 1992)"

Seller ID: 7-1T009

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"As new except for light rubbing to covers. Dual language (Spanish/ English). ""accurate, first-hand narrative:...history, legend, and personal testimonials... the story of a group of ethnic Hondurans…some 230,000 strong, living in 51 separate villages along the Caribbean coast from Belize to Nicaragua..."" " View more info