Sacrifice Violence And Ideology Among The Moche

Author: Steve Bourget
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 1477308733
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Sacrifice, violence, and ideology among the Moche : the rise of social complexity
in ancient Peru / Steve Bourget. — First edition. pages cm — (The William and
Bettye Nowlin series in art, history, and culture of the Western Hemisphere) ...

The Worlds Of The Moche On The North Coast Of Peru

Author: Elizabeth P. Benson
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292737599
Size: 35.89 MB
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Now in this volume, she draws on decades of knowledge, as well as the findings of other researchers, to offer a grand overview of all that is currently known about the Moche.

Holes In The Head

Author: John W. Verano
Publisher: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library & Collection
ISBN: 9780884024125
Size: 70.70 MB
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Holes in the Head examines trepanation in ancient Peru and explores its origins and spread throughout the Central Andes, focusing on techniques, success rates, and possible motivations for trepanning.

Long Black Curl

Author: Alex Bledsoe
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 1466851414
Size: 31.66 MB
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Star-crossed lovers reunite in Long Black Curl, part of Alex Bledsoe's acclaimed contemporary fantasy series, where fairy magic is hidden in plain sight and age-old rivalries simmer just beneath the surface "Reading Long Black Curl makes me ...

The Art And Archaeology Of The Moche

Author: Steve Bourget
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292783191
Size: 68.92 MB
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In this standard-setting work, an international, multidisciplinary team of scholars who are at the forefront of Moche research present a state-of-the-art overview of Moche culture.

Moche Portraits From Ancient Peru

Author: Christopher B. Donnan
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 9780292716223
Size: 25.57 MB
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"This is the largest collection of Moche portraits that has ever been published.

Ancient Teotihuacan

Author: George L. Cowgill
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 052187033X
Size: 47.98 MB
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This book synthesizes a century of research, including recent finds, and covers the lives of commoners as well as elites.

Ritual Violence In The Ancient Andes

Author: Haagen D. Klaus
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 1477310584
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Responding to this interest, this volume provides the first regional overview of ritual killing on the pre-Hispanic north coast of Peru, where distinct forms and diverse trajectories of ritual violence developed during the final 1,800 years ...

Sex Death And Sacrifice In Moche Religion And Visual Culture

Author: Steve Bourget
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292783183
Size: 46.88 MB
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In this pathfinding book, Steve Bourget raises the analysis of Moche iconography to a new level through an in-depth study of visual representations of rituals involving sex, death, and sacrifice.

Achilleid

Author: Publius Papinius Statius
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ISBN: 9781624664076
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The text has survived in hundreds of manuscripts, sometimes copied with Statius much longer and lugubrious "Thebaid," but just as often with other racy short narratives and dramas taught in the medieval schools.