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Historical and archaeological perspectives on the Itzas of Petén, Guatemala




Rice, Prudence M., editor
Rice, Don S., editor
University Press of Colorado, publisher

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A detailed and thorough account of the Itzas--a Maya group that dominated much of the west lowland area of Petén, Guatemala. A theoretical perspective on the origins and an overview of the social, political, linguistic, and environmental history revealed in recent surveys and excavations.--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.


Itza Indians -- Guatemala -- Petén (Department) -- Antiquities
Archaeology and history -- Guatemala -- Petén (Department)
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Guatemala -- Petén (Department)
Petén (Guatemala : Department) -- Antiquities


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