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The White Shaman mural : an enduring creation narrative in the rock art of the Lower Pecos / Carolyn E. Boyd ; with contributions by Kim Cox.

Author:
Boyd, Carolyn E., 1958- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Austin : University of Texas Press, 2016.
Εdition:
First edition.
Description:
xiv, 203 pages, 1 unnumbered folded leaf of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 29 cm.
Series:
  • Linda Schele series in Maya and pre-Columbian studies. [More in this series]
  • The Linda Schele series in Maya and Pre-Columbian studies
Notes:
Folded plate (1 leaf, 39 x 61 cm, folded to 19 x 16 cm) in pocket.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-192) and index.
Contents:
Archaic codices -- The painted landscape -- Transcribing and reading visual texts -- A primer : abiding themes in Mesoamerican thought -- Pilgrimage to creation : a reading of the White Shaman mural informed by Huichol mythology -- Return to creation : a reading of the White Shaman mural informed by Nahua mythology -- The art of transcendence.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781477310304 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 1477310304 (cloth : alk. paper)
SuDoc no.:
Z UA380.8 B692wh
LCCN:
2016003032
OCLC:
936205570
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