The measure and meaning of time in Mesoamerica and the Andes

Auteur(s) : Aveni, Anthony F. (Éd.)Description matérielle : ix-315 p : illustrations ; 29 cm. Collection: Dumbarton Oaks. Publication : Washington : Dumbarton Oaks research library and collection, 2015.Cote : N.428Note : Index. Thématique : Ethnologie | TempsThématique spécifique : Mesure | Histoire | Calendrier | EspaceGéographique : Amérique centrale | Amérique du Sud | Andes
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