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The Resource Fiery pool : the Maya and the mythic sea, [edited by] Daniel Finamore and Stephen D. Houston

Fiery pool : the Maya and the mythic sea, [edited by] Daniel Finamore and Stephen D. Houston

Label
Fiery pool : the Maya and the mythic sea
Title
Fiery pool
Title remainder
the Maya and the mythic sea
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Daniel Finamore and Stephen D. Houston
Title variation
Maya and the mythic sea
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
QWX
Dewey number
972/.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F1435.3.A7
LC item number
F55 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Finamore, Daniel
  • Houston, Stephen D
  • Peabody Essex Museum
  • Kimbell Art Museum
  • St. Louis Art Museum
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Maya art
  • Maya mythology
  • Maya sculpture
  • Maya pottery
  • Mexico
  • Central America
  • Mexico, Gulf of
  • Caribbean Area
  • Marine animals in art
  • Sea in art
  • Peabody Essex Museum
  • Kimbell Art Museum
  • St. Louis Art Museum
Label
Fiery pool : the Maya and the mythic sea, [edited by] Daniel Finamore and Stephen D. Houston
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Fiery Pool : The Maya and the Mythic Sea accompanies the exhibition of the same name organized by the Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Massachusetts, on view from March 27 through July 18, 2010; and traveling to the Kimball Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas, from August 29, 2010, through January 2, 2011; and the Saint Louis Art Museum from February 13 through May 8, 2011"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 306-320) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Daniel Finamore and Stephen D. Houston -- The worlds of the ancient Maya and the worlds they made / Mary E. Miller and Megan O'Neil -- Drowned landscapes / Heather McKillop -- The wide waters of Palenque / David Stuart -- Living waters and wondrous beasts / Stephen D. Houston -- Symbols of water management at Copan, Honduras / Barbara W. Fash -- The music of shells / Marc Zender -- Navigating the Maya world / Daniel Finamore -- The dark lord of Maya trade / Simon Martin -- The Maya ports Isla Cerritos and Uaymil / Rafael Cobos -- Where earth and sky meet : the sea and sky in ancient and contemporary Maya cosmology / Karl A. Taube -- Offerings to the rain gods : the archaeology of Maya caves / James E. Brady -- Objects cast into cenotes / Luis Alberto Martos López -- Coda : the sea and art / Daniel Finamore
Control code
ocn501186772
Dimensions
32 cm.
Extent
328 pages
Isbn
9780875772196
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009932103
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), col. maps
Label
Fiery pool : the Maya and the mythic sea, [edited by] Daniel Finamore and Stephen D. Houston
Publication
Note
"Fiery Pool : The Maya and the Mythic Sea accompanies the exhibition of the same name organized by the Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Massachusetts, on view from March 27 through July 18, 2010; and traveling to the Kimball Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas, from August 29, 2010, through January 2, 2011; and the Saint Louis Art Museum from February 13 through May 8, 2011"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 306-320) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Daniel Finamore and Stephen D. Houston -- The worlds of the ancient Maya and the worlds they made / Mary E. Miller and Megan O'Neil -- Drowned landscapes / Heather McKillop -- The wide waters of Palenque / David Stuart -- Living waters and wondrous beasts / Stephen D. Houston -- Symbols of water management at Copan, Honduras / Barbara W. Fash -- The music of shells / Marc Zender -- Navigating the Maya world / Daniel Finamore -- The dark lord of Maya trade / Simon Martin -- The Maya ports Isla Cerritos and Uaymil / Rafael Cobos -- Where earth and sky meet : the sea and sky in ancient and contemporary Maya cosmology / Karl A. Taube -- Offerings to the rain gods : the archaeology of Maya caves / James E. Brady -- Objects cast into cenotes / Luis Alberto Martos López -- Coda : the sea and art / Daniel Finamore
Control code
ocn501186772
Dimensions
32 cm.
Extent
328 pages
Isbn
9780875772196
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009932103
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), col. maps

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