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By Susan Toby Evans,David L. Webster

this can be the 1st accomplished, one-volume encyclopedia in English dedicated to pre-Columbian archaeology of the Mesoamerican tradition zone. in additional than 500 articles by way of the most important specialists within the box, this paintings brings the newest scholarship to an exam of nearby environments and their cultural evolution. Entries variety from the commonly used and world-renowned archaeological discoveries of Maya and Aztec websites to more moderen excavations akin to the Sayil archaeological region within the Yucatan and Teopantecuanitlan in Guerrero. A wealthy historic and cultural source on one of many world's six cradles of civilization, this reference is perfect for college kids, students, and potential travellers.

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