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The Resource Maya architecture : temples in the sky, Kenneth Treister ; foreword by George Stuart

Maya architecture : temples in the sky, Kenneth Treister ; foreword by George Stuart

Label
Maya architecture : temples in the sky
Title
Maya architecture
Title remainder
temples in the sky
Statement of responsibility
Kenneth Treister ; foreword by George Stuart
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A discussion of Maya buildings through the eyes of an architect
Cataloging source
FUG/DLC
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Treister, Kenneth
Dewey number
972/.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F1435.3.A6
LC item number
T74 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Stuart, George E
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Maya architecture
  • Mayas
  • Mexico
Label
Maya architecture : temples in the sky, Kenneth Treister ; foreword by George Stuart
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223102491314
  • 31223102491322
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Through the eyes of an architect -- 1. Simple principles of Maya architecture -- 2. Essence of Maya architecture: What remains? What it might have been? What it must have been -- 3. Manifestations of Maya architecture -- 4. Building materials -- 5. Building types -- 6. The Maya city -- 7. The Maya collapse -- 8. Oh, the wonder of it all -- 9 The legacy -- 10. The cities: Olmec -- Palenque -- Sayil -- Labná -- Uxmal -- Copán -- Chichen Itzá -- Tikal, Kabáh, and Dzibilchaltún -- The contemporary Maya world
Dimensions
22 x 26 cm
Extent
x, 225 p.
Isbn
9780813042466
Lccn
2012039462
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col. ), map
System control number
  • 806013167
  • (OCoLC)806013167
Label
Maya architecture : temples in the sky, Kenneth Treister ; foreword by George Stuart
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223102491314
  • 31223102491322
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Through the eyes of an architect -- 1. Simple principles of Maya architecture -- 2. Essence of Maya architecture: What remains? What it might have been? What it must have been -- 3. Manifestations of Maya architecture -- 4. Building materials -- 5. Building types -- 6. The Maya city -- 7. The Maya collapse -- 8. Oh, the wonder of it all -- 9 The legacy -- 10. The cities: Olmec -- Palenque -- Sayil -- Labná -- Uxmal -- Copán -- Chichen Itzá -- Tikal, Kabáh, and Dzibilchaltún -- The contemporary Maya world
Dimensions
22 x 26 cm
Extent
x, 225 p.
Isbn
9780813042466
Lccn
2012039462
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col. ), map
System control number
  • 806013167
  • (OCoLC)806013167

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