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Author Christenson, Allen J., 1957- author.

Title The burden of the ancients : Maya ceremonies of world renewal from the Pre-Columbian period to the present / Allen J. Christenson.

Imprint Austin : University of Texas Press, 2016.

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Edition First edition.
Description 1 online resource
Series The Linda Schele series in Maya and Pre-Columbian studies
Linda Schele series in Maya and pre-Columbian studies.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Pre-Columbian rituals of world renewal in Yucatan -- New year's ceremonies in the Maya highlands -- Easter and the Spanish conquest -- Post-conquest ceremonies of world renewal -- Holy Monday -- Holy Tuesday -- Holy Wednesday -- Holy Thursday -- Good Friday -- Aftermath and conclusions.
Local Note eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBook Subscription Academic Collection - North America
Subject Holy Week -- Guatemala -- Santiago Atitlán.
Tzutuhil Indians -- Rites and ceremonies.
Tzutuhil Indians -- Religion.
Mayas -- Religious life and customs.
Mayas -- Religion.
Mayas -- Rites and ceremonies.
Santiago Atitlán (Guatemala) -- Religious life and customs.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Christenson, Allen J., 1957- Burden of the ancients. First edition. Austin : University of Texas Press, 2016 9781477309971 1477309977 (DLC) 2016003027 (OCoLC)936205618
ISBN 9781477309964 (electronic bk.)
1477309969 (electronic bk.)
9781477309971 (nonlibrary ebooks)
1477309977 (nonlibrary ebooks)
Sudoc No. Z UA380.8 C462bu