The Resource The Sky in Mayan literature, edited by Anthony F. Aveni

The Sky in Mayan literature, edited by Anthony F. Aveni

Label
The Sky in Mayan literature
Title
The Sky in Mayan literature
Statement of responsibility
edited by Anthony F. Aveni
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F1435.3.W75
LC item number
S55 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Aveni, Anthony F
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mayan languages
  • Maya astronomy
  • Maya calendar
  • Astronomie
  • Antiquities
  • Maya astronomy
  • Maya calendar
  • Mayan languages
  • Astronomie maya
  • Calendrier maya
  • Écriture maya
  • Mayas
  • Literatur
  • Astronomie
  • Kongress
  • Mexico
  • Guatemala
  • Guatemala
  • Mexico
  • Mexique
  • Guatemala
  • Maya
Label
The Sky in Mayan literature, edited by Anthony F. Aveni
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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: making time / Anthony F. Aveni -- the road of light: theory and practice of Mayan skywatching / Barbara Tedlock -- A method for cross-dating almanacs with tables in the Dresden Codex / Victoria R. Bricker, Harvey M. Bricker -- The moon and the Venus table: an example of commensuration in the Maya calendar / Aveni -- Eclipse cycles in the moon goddess almanacs in the Dresden Codex / Charles A. Hofling, Thomas O'Neil -- Some parallels in the astronomical events recorded in the Maya codices and inscriptions / Michael P. Closs -- Zodiacal references in the Maya codices and inscriptions / H. Bricker, V. Bricker
  • A derivation of the Mayan-to-Julian calendar correlation from the Dresden Codex Venus chronology / Floyd G. Lounsbury -- A solution for the number 1.5.5.0 of the Mayan Venus table / Lounsbury -- The books of Chilam Balam: astronomical content and the Paris Codex / Merideth Paxton -- Myth, math, and the problem of correlation in Mayan books / Tedlock -- Lessons of the Mayan sky: a perspective from medieval Europe / Charles O. Frake
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 297 pages
Isbn
9780195068443
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
91017130
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23732578
  • (OCoLC)ocm23732578
Label
The Sky in Mayan literature, edited by Anthony F. Aveni
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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: making time / Anthony F. Aveni -- the road of light: theory and practice of Mayan skywatching / Barbara Tedlock -- A method for cross-dating almanacs with tables in the Dresden Codex / Victoria R. Bricker, Harvey M. Bricker -- The moon and the Venus table: an example of commensuration in the Maya calendar / Aveni -- Eclipse cycles in the moon goddess almanacs in the Dresden Codex / Charles A. Hofling, Thomas O'Neil -- Some parallels in the astronomical events recorded in the Maya codices and inscriptions / Michael P. Closs -- Zodiacal references in the Maya codices and inscriptions / H. Bricker, V. Bricker
  • A derivation of the Mayan-to-Julian calendar correlation from the Dresden Codex Venus chronology / Floyd G. Lounsbury -- A solution for the number 1.5.5.0 of the Mayan Venus table / Lounsbury -- The books of Chilam Balam: astronomical content and the Paris Codex / Merideth Paxton -- Myth, math, and the problem of correlation in Mayan books / Tedlock -- Lessons of the Mayan sky: a perspective from medieval Europe / Charles O. Frake
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 297 pages
Isbn
9780195068443
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
91017130
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23732578
  • (OCoLC)ocm23732578

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