DUMBARTON OAKS PRE-COLUMBIAN SYMPOSIA AND COLLOQUIA
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Their Way of Writing

Scripts, Signs, and Pictographies in Pre-Columbian America

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HARDCOVER

$65.00 • £52.95 • €58.50

ISBN 9780884023685

Publication Date: 10/31/2011

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422 pages

8-1/2 x 11 inches

6 color illustrations, 116 black-and-white illustrations, 49 color photographs, 20 black-and-white photographs, 5 maps, 9 tables

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Elizabeth Hill Boone is Martha and Donald Robertson Chair in Latin American Art at Tulane University.

Gary Urton is Dumbarton Oaks Professor of Pre-Columbian Studies in the Department of Anthropology at Harvard University.

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