Return to IXIL: Maya society in an eighteenth-century Yucatec town

Christensen, Mark, author
Restall, Matthew, author
University Press of Colorado, publisher
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An examination of 100+ previously unstudied colonial-era Maya wills from the Yucatec town of Ixil. These testaments--some of the only surviving documentation of colonial inhabitation--offer unprecedented depictions of material and spiritual life from 1738 to 1779 and are rare and rich resources of Maya language.--Provided by publisher.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Access is limited to the Adams State University, Colorado State University, Colorado State University Pueblo, Community College of Denver, Fort Lewis College, Metropolitan State University Denver, Regis University, University of Alaska Fairbanks, University of Colorado Boulder, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, University of Colorado Denver, University of Denver, University of Northern Colorado, University of Wyoming, Utah State University and Western Colorado University communities only.
Wills -- Mexico -- Yucatán (State)
Indians of Mexico -- Mexico -- Yucatán (State) -- Social conditions -- 18th century -- Sources
Indians of Mexico -- Mexico -- Yucatán (State) -- History -- 18th century -- Sources
Mayas -- Social conditions -- 18th century -- Sources
Mayas -- History -- 18th century -- Sources
Ixil (Mexico) -- Social life and customs
Ixil (Mexico) -- History
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