The Blood of Kings: Dynasty and Ritual in Maya Art

The Blood of Kings: Dynasty and Ritual in Maya Art by Linda Schele, Mary Ellen Miller, Justin Kerr, Michael D. Coe, Emily J. Sano

Title: The Blood of Kings: Dynasty and Ritual in Maya Art
Author: Linda Schele, Mary Ellen Miller, Justin Kerr, Michael D. Coe, Emily J. Sano
ISBN10: 0807612782
ISBN13: 978-0807612781
Publisher: George Braziller Inc.; Reprint edition (April 17, 1992)
Language: English
Subcategory: History & Criticism
Size PDF: 1806 kb
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Rating: 3.5/5
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Pages: 336 pages
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The Blood of Kings: Dynasty and Ritual in Maya Art by Linda Schele, Mary Ellen Miller, Justin Kerr, Michael D. Coe, Emily J. Sano


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"[A] work as remarkable for its text as for the photographs and drawings that illustrate it."―Octavio Paz, The New York Review of Books

A comprehensive guide to the Maya which reveals kingship rites, ritual warfare, with a vast array of color plates and drawings. 122 color plates, 300 drawings and 50 black-and-white illustrations