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The Ancient Americas : Art from sacred landscapes, Richard F. Townsend, general editor ; with essays by Anthony F. Aveni ... [et al.]

Label
The Ancient Americas : Art from sacred landscapes
Title
The Ancient Americas
Title remainder
Art from sacred landscapes
Statement of responsibility
Richard F. Townsend, general editor ; with essays by Anthony F. Aveni ... [et al.]
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
709/.7/0902
Index
no index present
LC call number
E59.A7
LC item number
A42 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indian art
  • Indians
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of South America
  • America
Label
The Ancient Americas : Art from sacred landscapes, Richard F. Townsend, general editor ; with essays by Anthony F. Aveni ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Maps of North, Meso-, and South America.
  • Introduction: Landscape and Symbol
  • Richard E. Townsend.
  • Pre-Columbian Images of Time
  • Anthony F. Aveni.
  • The Persistence of Maya Tradition in Zinacantan
  • Evon Z. Vogt.
  • Mankind and the Earth in America and Europe
  • Vincent Scully
  • Ch. 2.
  • Foreword
  • The Southwest
  • Map of the Southwest
  • Chronology with sites.
  • Mimbres Art: Form and Imagery
  • J. J. Brody.
  • The Architecture of the Ancient Southwest
  • Stephen H. Lekson
  • Ch. 3.
  • Mesoamerica
  • Map of Mesoamerica
  • James N. Wood
  • Chronology with sites.
  • Order and Nature in Olmec Art
  • Beatriz de la Fuente.
  • The Natural World as Civic Metaphor at Teotihuacan
  • Esther Pasztory.
  • The Beginnings of Preclassic Maya Art and Architecture
  • Juan Antonio Valdes.
  • The Image of People and Nature in Classic Maya Art and Architecture
  • Mary Ellen Miller.
  • The Renewal of Nature at the Temple of Tlaloc
  • Acknowledgments
  • Richard E. Townsend.
  • The Aztec Main Pyramid: Ritual Architecture at Tenochtitlan
  • Eduardo Matos Moctezuma.
  • Pictorial Codices of Ancient Mexico
  • Elizabeth Hill Boone
  • Ch. 4.
  • Central America and the Northern Andes
  • Map of Central America and the Northern Andes
  • Chronology with sites.
  • Cosmovision of the Chiefdoms of the Isthmus of Panama
  • Richard F. Townsend
  • Mary W. Helms.
  • Symbols Ideology and the Expression of Power in La Tolita, Ecuador
  • Francisco Valdez.
  • The Tairona of Ancient Colombia
  • Tom Zuidema
  • Ch. 5.
  • Andean Civilization
  • Map of the Southern Andes
  • Chronology with sites.
  • The Sacred Center of Chavin de Huantar
  • Preface: The Encounter of Cultures
  • Richard L. Burger.
  • Paracas Necropolis Textiles: Symbolic Visions of Coastal Peru
  • Anne Paul.
  • Interpreting the Nazca Lines
  • Johan Reinhard.
  • The World of Moche
  • Elizabeth P. Benson.
  • Tiwanaku: The City at the Center
  • Alan Kolata and Carlos Ponce Sangines.
  • Camelids and Chaos in Huari and Tiwanaku Textiles
  • Miguel Leon-Portilla
  • Rebecca Stone-Miller.
  • Inca Architecture and the Sacred Landscape
  • Susan A. Niles.
  • Ancestral Time and Sacred Space in Inca State Ritual
  • Colin McEwan and Maarten Van de Guchte
  • Checklist of the Exhibition
  • Ch. 1.
  • Principles and Themes
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
397 p.
Isbn
9780865591042
Lccn
92021869
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
  • OCM26095624
  • CARL026095624
Label
The Ancient Americas : Art from sacred landscapes, Richard F. Townsend, general editor ; with essays by Anthony F. Aveni ... [et al.]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Maps of North, Meso-, and South America.
  • Introduction: Landscape and Symbol
  • Richard E. Townsend.
  • Pre-Columbian Images of Time
  • Anthony F. Aveni.
  • The Persistence of Maya Tradition in Zinacantan
  • Evon Z. Vogt.
  • Mankind and the Earth in America and Europe
  • Vincent Scully
  • Ch. 2.
  • Foreword
  • The Southwest
  • Map of the Southwest
  • Chronology with sites.
  • Mimbres Art: Form and Imagery
  • J. J. Brody.
  • The Architecture of the Ancient Southwest
  • Stephen H. Lekson
  • Ch. 3.
  • Mesoamerica
  • Map of Mesoamerica
  • James N. Wood
  • Chronology with sites.
  • Order and Nature in Olmec Art
  • Beatriz de la Fuente.
  • The Natural World as Civic Metaphor at Teotihuacan
  • Esther Pasztory.
  • The Beginnings of Preclassic Maya Art and Architecture
  • Juan Antonio Valdes.
  • The Image of People and Nature in Classic Maya Art and Architecture
  • Mary Ellen Miller.
  • The Renewal of Nature at the Temple of Tlaloc
  • Acknowledgments
  • Richard E. Townsend.
  • The Aztec Main Pyramid: Ritual Architecture at Tenochtitlan
  • Eduardo Matos Moctezuma.
  • Pictorial Codices of Ancient Mexico
  • Elizabeth Hill Boone
  • Ch. 4.
  • Central America and the Northern Andes
  • Map of Central America and the Northern Andes
  • Chronology with sites.
  • Cosmovision of the Chiefdoms of the Isthmus of Panama
  • Richard F. Townsend
  • Mary W. Helms.
  • Symbols Ideology and the Expression of Power in La Tolita, Ecuador
  • Francisco Valdez.
  • The Tairona of Ancient Colombia
  • Tom Zuidema
  • Ch. 5.
  • Andean Civilization
  • Map of the Southern Andes
  • Chronology with sites.
  • The Sacred Center of Chavin de Huantar
  • Preface: The Encounter of Cultures
  • Richard L. Burger.
  • Paracas Necropolis Textiles: Symbolic Visions of Coastal Peru
  • Anne Paul.
  • Interpreting the Nazca Lines
  • Johan Reinhard.
  • The World of Moche
  • Elizabeth P. Benson.
  • Tiwanaku: The City at the Center
  • Alan Kolata and Carlos Ponce Sangines.
  • Camelids and Chaos in Huari and Tiwanaku Textiles
  • Miguel Leon-Portilla
  • Rebecca Stone-Miller.
  • Inca Architecture and the Sacred Landscape
  • Susan A. Niles.
  • Ancestral Time and Sacred Space in Inca State Ritual
  • Colin McEwan and Maarten Van de Guchte
  • Checklist of the Exhibition
  • Ch. 1.
  • Principles and Themes
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
397 p.
Isbn
9780865591042
Lccn
92021869
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
  • OCM26095624
  • CARL026095624

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