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Title Reconstructing ancient Maya diet [electronic resource] / edited by Christine D. White.
Published Salt Lake City : University of Utah Press, c1999.
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 Electronic Book  F1435.3.F7 R43 1999eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xxvii, 260 p.) : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Plant resources of the ancient Maya: the paleoethnobotanical evidence / David L. Lentz -- Classification of useful plants by the Northern Petén Maya (Itzaj )/ Scott Atran -- Continuity and variability in the postclassic and colonial animal use at Lamanai and Tipu, Belize / Kitty F. Emery -- Social and ecological aspects of preclassic Maya meat consumption at Colha, Belize / Leslie C. Shaw -- coming up short: stature and nutrition among the ancient Maya of the southern lowlands / Marie Elaine Danforth -- Land use, diet, and their effects on the biology of the prehistoric Maya of northern Ambergris Cay, Belize / David M. Glassman and James F. Garber -- Dietary change of the lowland Maya site of Kichpanha, Belize / Ann L. Magennis -- Caries and antemortem tooth loss at Copán: implications for commoner diet / Stephen L. Whittington -- Late classic nutrition and skeletal indicators at Copán, Honduras / Rebecca Storey -- Cuisine from Hun-Nal-Ye / David Millard Reed -- The elements of Maya diets: alkaline earth baselines and paleodietary reconstruction in the Pasión region / Lori E. Wright -- Dietary carbonate analysis of bone and enamel for two sites in Belize / Shannon Coyston, Christine D. White, and Henry P. Schwarcz.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Mayas -- Food.
Mayas -- Nutrition.
Central America -- Antiquities.
Mexico -- Antiquities.
Related Names White, Christine D., 1951-
Collection Title eBook collection (EBSCO).
Related To Print version: Reconstructing ancient Maya diet. Salt Lake City : University of Utah Press, c1999. 087480602X 9780874806021 (DLC) 99015542
ISBN 0585146799 (electronic bk.)
9780585146799 (electronic bk.)
087480602X (alk. paper)
9780874806021 (alk. paper)