The Blood of Kings: Dynasty and Ritual in Maya Art
Kimbell Art Museum, 1986 - 335 pages
An illustrated study of the Maya civilization, drawing from interpretations of the texts embedded in pictorial scenes or carved on stone tablets to provide the meaning of the art and architecture of the ancient culture.
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George Stuart developed this approach to explaining the Tzolkin in the Texas
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The Maya HieroglyphiC Writing System The formal study of the Maya writing
system began in the early nineteenth century with the work of an eccentric
American naturalist, Constantine Rafinesque, who first identified the writing
system as ...
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Vols. 1-6. Cambridge, Mass.: Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology,
Harvard University, 1977-present. Hammond, Norman. Ancient Maya Civilization.
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Foreword Emily J Sana
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