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Title Pre-Columbian architecture in Mesoamerica / edited by Maria Teresa Uriarte ; with contributions by Claudia Brittenham ... [et al.].

Published New York : Abbeville, 2010.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Archit High Use  972.01 PREC  SEVEN DAY LOAN  AVAILABLE
Uniform title La arquitectura precolombina en Mesomérica. English.
Edition 1st ed.
Physical description 336 p. : ill., (chiefly col.), maps (some col.) ; 32 cm.
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 324-332) and index.
Contents Architecture as art / María Teresa Uriarte and Antonio Toca Fernández -- The influence of Mesoamerican architecture on the modern era / Antonio Toca Fernández -- The hidden meanings of architecture / María Teresa Uriarte and Antonio Toca Fernández -- Astronomy, calendars, and cosmography / Jesús Galindo Trejo -- Architectural function and technique / María Teresa Uriarte and Antonio Toca Fernández -- Pre-Olmec and Olmec architecture / Rebecca B. González Lauck -- The Central Altiplano / María Teresa Uriarte and Ilán Vit Suzan -- Western México / Verónica Hernández Díaz -- Northern México / Verónica Hernández Díaz -- Central Veracruz / Annick Daneels -- The Huastec region / Gustavo A. Ramírez Castilla -- Oaxaca / María Teresa Uriarte -- The Maya region / Mary Ellen Miller and Claudia Brittenham -- Architectural terminology in Maya and Nahua texts / Erik Velásquez García -- Maps and drawings.
Other author Uriarte, María Teresa.
Brittenham, Claudia.
Subject Indian architecture -- Mexico.
Indian architecture -- Central America.
Mexico -- Antiquities.
Central America -- Antiquities.
ISBN 9780789210456 (pbk.) : £86.00
0789210452 (pbk.) : £86.00