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The lords of Tikal

rulers of an ancient Maya city

by Peter D. Harrison

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Published by Thames and Hudson in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tikal Site (Guatemala),
  • Petén (Guatemala : Dept.),
  • Guatemala,
  • Petén (Dept.)
    • Subjects:
    • Mayas -- Kings and rulers,
    • Maya architecture -- Guatemala -- Petén (Dept.),
    • Mayas -- Antiquities,
    • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Guatemala -- Petén (Dept.),
    • Tikal Site (Guatemala),
    • Petén (Guatemala : Dept.) -- Antiquities

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementPeter D. Harrison.
      SeriesNew aspects of antiquity, New aspects of antiquity (London, England)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1435.1.T5 H37 1999b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination208 p. :
      Number of Pages208
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3550665M
      ISBN 100500050945
      LC Control Number2001615322
      OCLC/WorldCa42622967

        The Maya believed that the underworld was ruled by a group of gods (possibly 9 or 14), known collectively as the lords of the underworld. These have fearsome names and include 1 Death and 7 Death (the two most important), Pus Master, Bone Sceptre, Skull Sceptre, Jaundice Master, Blood Gatherer, and Bloody Claws. Click to read more about The Lords of Tikal: Rulers of an Ancient Maya City by Peter D. Harrison. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5(1).

      Περιεχόμενα Foreword from the editors The Maya and their civilization Tikal discovered Villages around the ridge: the Middle Preclassic The move into greatness: the Late Preclassic The birth of dynasties: the Early Classic emerges Change and challenge: the end of the Early Classic Architecture at Tikal The hiatus: war and outside dominance Return of the clan Jaguar Claw - the genius. The Maya and their civilization --Tikal discovered --Villages around the ridge: the middle Preclassic --The move into greatness: the late Preclassic --The birth of dynasties: the early Classic emerges --Change and challenge: the end of the early Classic --Architecture at Tikal --The hiatus: war and outside dominance --Return of the clan.

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In doing this he gives a wonderful history of the cities rulers and the development of their architecture/5(15). Prep material for our trip. This is a very detailed account of the ruins in Tikal, Guatemala and the lords that once occupied them. The book is fairly dry covering dates, locations, and glyphs.

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