The Rise and Fall of Maya Civilization

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University of Oklahoma Press, 1954 - Mayas - 287 pages
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User Review  - Erik Graff - Goodreads

Since the decipherment of the Maya script this book has become outdated, but for anyone interested in an historical overview of Maya studies Thompson must be included. From the fifties into the seventies he was the preeminent English writer in the field. Read full review

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User Review  - Joseph - Goodreads

This book was written in the 50's and has that distinct style of the educated and civilized academic dealing with a culture that is considered backward. It is saved by his obvious love of the Maya and ... Read full review

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Contents

PROLOGUE
3
THE RISE AND FLORESCENCE OF MAYA CITY STATES
39
in THE DECLINE AND FALL OF MAYA CIVILIZATION
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