Coupon
Ancient Maya : The Rise and Fall of a Rainforest Civilization
by Arthur Demarest


Overview - Arthur Demarest brings the lost civilization of Maya to life by applying a holistic view to the most recently discovered archaeological evidence. His theoretical interpretation simultaneously emphasizes the brilliant rain forest adaptations of the ancient Maya and the Native American spirituality that permeated all aspects of their daily life.  Read more...

 
In Stock.

This item is Non-Returnable.
FREE Shipping for Club Members
 
> Check In-Store Availability

In-Store pricing may vary

 
 
New & Used Marketplace 25 copies from $4.76
 
 
 

More About Ancient Maya by Arthur Demarest
 
 
 
Overview
Arthur Demarest brings the lost civilization of Maya to life by applying a holistic view to the most recently discovered archaeological evidence. His theoretical interpretation simultaneously emphasizes the brilliant rain forest adaptations of the ancient Maya and the Native American spirituality that permeated all aspects of their daily life. Drawing on data from the latest significant archaeological research in Central America, this new study appeals to those interested in the ecological bases of civilization, the function of the state and the causes of the collapse of civilizations.


This item is Non-Returnable.

 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9780521533904
  • ISBN-10: 0521533902
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • Publish Date: January 2005
  • Page Count: 389
  • Dimensions: 8.9 x 6 x 0.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.35 pounds

Series: Case Studies in Early Societies #8

Related Categories

Books > History > Latin America - Central America
Books > Social Science > Archaeology
Books > History > Native American

 
BAM Customer Reviews