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Title The Madrid Codex : new approaches to understanding an ancient Maya manuscript / edited by Gabrielle Vail and Anthony Aveni
Published Boulder, Colo. : University Press of Colorado, [2004]
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Description 1 online resource (xxvi, 426 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps
Series Mesoamerican worlds
Mesoamerican worlds.
Contents Research methodologies and new approaches to interpreting the Madrid Codex / Gabrielle Vail and Anthony Aveni -- The paper patch on page 56 of the Madrid Codex / Harvey M. Bricker -- Papal bulls, extirpators, and the Madrid Codex: the content and probable provenience of the M. 56 patch / John F. Chuchiak -- Tayasal origin of the Madrid Codex: further consideration of the theory / Merideth Paxton -- Maya calendars and dates: interpreting the calendrical structure of Maya almanacs / Gabrielle Vail and Anthony Aveni -- Intervallic structure and cognate almanacs in the Madrid and Dresden Codices / Anthony Aveni -- Haab dates in the Madrid Codex / Gabrielle Vail and Victoria R. Bricker -- A reinterpretation of Tzolk'in almanacs in the Madrid Codex / Gabrielle Vail -- In extenso almanacs in the Madrid Codex / Bryan R. Just -- The inauguration of planting in the Borgia and Madrid Codices / Christine Hernández and Victoria R. Bricker -- 'Yearbearer pages' and their connection to planting almanacs in the Borgia Codex / Christine Hernández -- Screenfold manuscripts of highland Mexico and their possible influence on Codex Madrid: a summary / John M.D. Pohl
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Codex Borgianus.
Codex Dresdensis Maya.
Codex Tro-Cortesianus.
Manuscripts, Maya -- History.
Maya calendar.
Mayas -- Agriculture.
Paper, Handmade -- Analysis.
Form Electronic book
Author Aveni, Anthony F.
Vail, Gabrielle.
ISBN 0870818619 (electronic bk.)
9780870818615 (electronic bk.)
(hardcover : alk. paper)
(hardcover : alk. paper)