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Classic-Period Cultural Currents in Southern and Central Veracruz

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$50.00 • £40.95 • €45.00

ISBN 9780884023500

Publication Date: 06/30/2008


  • Foreword
  • Editors’ Preface
  • Charting Classic Veracruz
  • Historical Currents in Classics Veracruz Research
  • The Epi-Olmec language and Its Neighbors
  • Polity and Economy in the Western Lower Papaloapan Basin
  • Architectural Plans, Factionalism, and the Proto-Classic-Classic Transition at Tres Zapotes
  • The Epi-Olmec Tradition at Cerro de las Mesas in the Classic Period
  • Ball Courts and politics in the Lower Cotaxtla Valley: A Model to Understand Classic Central Veracruz?
  • Continuity and Change in Late Classic Southern Veracruz Art, Hieroglyphs, and Religion
  • Social Landscapes and Political Dynamics in the Southern Gulf-Coast Lowlands (AD 500–1000)
  • Classic Currents in the West-Central Tuxtlas
  • Iconographic Interaction between El Tajin and South-Central Veracruz
  • Notes on Contributors
  • Index

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