Among The Exciting Advances To Be Described Are The Discovery Of The Specific Maya Language And Sophisticated Grammar Used By The Ancient Scribes On Stone Monuments And Painted Vases Archaeological Explorations Of Tombs And Buildings Of The Ancient Founders Of The Great City Of Copan, Whose Very Existence Had Been Predicted By Epigraphers Through Glyphic Decipherment The Realization That Many Small City States Were Dominated By Two Rival Giants, Tikal And Calakmul, Through A Potent Combination Of Military Conquest, Diplomacy, And Royal Marriages
Michael D Coe was an American archaeologist, anthropologist, epigrapher and author Primarily known for his work on the Maya civilization.
- 304 pages
- Breaking the Maya Code
- Michael D. Coe
- 02 February 2018 Michael D. Coe