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Title Ancient Mesoamerican warfare / edited by M. Kathryn Brown, Travis W. Stanton.
Published Walnut Creek : AltaMira Press, c2003.
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 Floor2  F1219.3.M55 A43 2003    DUE 02-28-18
Description xii, 370 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical (p. 303-358) references and index.
Contents Studying warfare in ancient Mesoamerica / Travis W. Stanton and M. Kathryn Brown -- The role of ceramics in the study of conflict in Maya archaeology / George J. Bey III -- The politics of warfare in the Usumacinta basin: la Pasadita and the realm of bird jaguar / Charles W. Golden -- Imperialism in pre-Aztec Mesoamerica: Monte Albán, Teotihuacan, and the lower Río Verde valley / Arthur A. Joyce -- Evaluating the archaeological signatures of Maya ritual and conflict / Jonathan B. Pagliaro, James F. Garber, and Travis W. Stanton -- Evidence of conflict during the middle formative in the Maya lowlands: a view from Blackman Eddy, Belize / M. Kathryn Brown and James F. Garber -- The history of warfare at Yaxuná / James N. Ambrosino, Traci Arden, and Travis W. Stanton -- The symbolic representation of warfare in formative period Mesoamerica / F. Kent Reilly III and James F. Garber -- Butterfly war at Teotihuacan / Annabeth Headrick -- Texts and contexts in Maya warfare: a brief consideration of epigraphy and archaeology at Caracol, Belize / Diana Z. Chase and Arlen F. Chase -- Early classic Maya conquest in words and deeds / David A. Freidel, Barbara MacLeod, and Charles K. Suhler -- Ethnic conflict in postclassic Cholula, Mexico / Geoffrey G. McCafferty -- A marcarbe sense of humor: dramas of conflict and war in Mesoamerica / Shirley Boteler Mock -- Warfare in the American southwest and Mesoamerica: parallels and contrasts / Steven A. LeBlanc -- Warfare in ancient Mesoamerica: a summary view / Payson D. Sheets.
Subject Indians of Mexico -- Warfare.
Indians of Central America -- Warfare.
Indians of Mexico -- Antiquities.
Indians of Central America -- Antiquities.
Archaeology -- Methodology.
Mexico -- Antiquities.
Central America -- Antiquities.
Related Names Brown, M. Kathryn, 1965-
Stanton, Travis W., 1971-
ISBN 075910283X (pbk.)
0759102821 (hardback)
OCLC number 51171894