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Lightning Gods and Feathered Serpents: The Public Sculpture of El Tajin (The Linda Schele Series in Maya and Pre-Columbian Studies)

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El Tajín, an ancient Mesoamerican capital in Veracruz, Mexico, has long been admired for its stunning pyramids and ballcourts decorated with extensive sculptural programs. Yet the city's singularity as the only center in the region with such a wealth of sculpture and fine architecture has hindered attempts to place it more firmly in the context of Mesoamerican history. In ...more
Hardcover, 141 pages
Published April 1st 2009 by University of Texas Press
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