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Fiery Pool: The Maya and the Mythic Sea - Finamore, Daniel (Editor), and Houston, Stephen (Editor)
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A revolutionary new interpretation of ancient Maya art and culture Maya art and hieroglyphs constitute one of the world's most fascinating, visually striking, and complex systems of expression. Most scholarly interpretations of Maya art and culture have emphasized that this ancient civilization was oriented toward inland centers and preoccupied with the blood of royal lineage and ritual sacrifice. Drawing on recent archaeological discoveries and developments in deciphering Maya glyphs, this groundbreaking volume presents ...

Fiery Pool: The Maya and the Mythic Sea 2010, Yale University Press

ISBN-13: 9780300161373