The Resource How to read Maya hieroglyphs, John Montgomery

How to read Maya hieroglyphs, John Montgomery

Label
How to read Maya hieroglyphs
Title
How to read Maya hieroglyphs
Statement of responsibility
John Montgomery
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A comprehensive introductory course in deciphering Maya heiroglyphs, offering a complete description of the writing system, presenting individual signs and their meanings, the script's grammatical structure and content, and explanations of the Maya calendrical and mathematical systems
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Montgomery, John
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F1435.3.W75
LC item number
M66 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Jay I. Kislak Reference Collection (Library of Congress)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mayan languages
  • Langues maya-quiché
  • Mayan languages
Label
How to read Maya hieroglyphs, John Montgomery
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 331-338) 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
History of decipherment -- The basics -- Introduction to the calendars : numbers, initial series, and long count -- The calendar round -- The supplementary and other series -- Period endings and distance numbers -- Phoneticism in the Maya script -- Verbs, verbal inflection, and grammatical elements -- The major events -- Names and titles -- Relationships -- Locations and objects -- Gods and supernaturals -- The primary standard sequence -- Discourse and structural analysis : putting it all together -- Advanced decipherment
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 360 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780781808613
Lccn
2001039649
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)47764291
  • (OCoLC)ocm47764291
Label
How to read Maya hieroglyphs, John Montgomery
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 331-338) 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
History of decipherment -- The basics -- Introduction to the calendars : numbers, initial series, and long count -- The calendar round -- The supplementary and other series -- Period endings and distance numbers -- Phoneticism in the Maya script -- Verbs, verbal inflection, and grammatical elements -- The major events -- Names and titles -- Relationships -- Locations and objects -- Gods and supernaturals -- The primary standard sequence -- Discourse and structural analysis : putting it all together -- Advanced decipherment
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 360 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780781808613
Lccn
2001039649
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)47764291
  • (OCoLC)ocm47764291

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