The Gods and Symbols of Ancient Mexico and the Maya

The Gods and Symbols of Ancient Mexico and the Maya

An Illustrated Dictionary of Mesoamerican Religion

Book - 1993
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How did the hummingbird become the symbol of the chief Aztec god? Who were the Hero Twins? Why was Venus the planet of war? Did the Maya practise human sacrifice? And did they eat their victims? Who played the ancient ball game? Who were the first consumers of chocolate? What was a war of flowers?
Publisher: New York : Thames and Hudson, 1993
ISBN: 9780500050682
Branch Call Number: 299.79203 Mil 3558
Characteristics: 216 p. :,ill., maps ;,25 cm
Additional Contributors: Taube, Karl A.


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