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The Measure and Meaning of Time in Mesoamerica and the Andes

Edited by Anthony F. Aveni

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$75.00 • £60.95 • €67.50

ISBN 9780884024033

Publication Date: 05/11/2015

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326 pages

8-1/2 x 11 inches

33 color photographs, 2 color illustrations, 85 line illustrations

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Anthony F. Aveni is Russell Colgate Distinguished University Professor of Astronomy, Anthropology, and Native American Studies at Colgate University.

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