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Secrets of Casas Grandes: Precolumbian Art & Archaeology of Northern Mexico.

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During the 13th and 14th centuries, the people of Casas Grandes in northern Chihuahua and southern Arizona and New Mexico, played a major role in trade and cultural contacts between the southwestern US and the major civilizations of Mesoamerica. The exhibit at the Museum for which this volume is a companion focused on the ceramic creations and what they reveal about the people who made them. The first chapter also discusses and illustrates the magnificent city now known as Paquimé. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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Explores the ceramic traditions of the largest pre-Columbian civilization in northern Mexico with one of the most accomplished ceramic traditions in the Southwest.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780890134955
Author:
Powell, Melissa
Publisher:
Museum of New Mexico Press
Editor:
Powell, Melissa, PhD
Author:
Sprehn, Maria
Author:
Vanpool, Christine &. Todd
Subject:
History - Ancient/Classical
Subject:
Antiquities
Subject:
Mexico
Subject:
Latin America - Mexico
Subject:
Mexico Antiquities.
Subject:
Casas Grandes Site (Mexico)
Subject:
Art - General
Publication Date:
20061131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
136
Dimensions:
9.84x8.26x.43 in. 1.46 lbs.

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