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By Wendy Ashmore

This monograph stories the result of the Quiriguá venture web site outer edge software, 5 seasons (1975-1979) of archaeological survey and excavation within the ninety six km2 instantly adjacent the vintage Maya website of Quiriguá. Ashmore identifies and is helping us comprehend the place and the way the folk of Quiriguá lived. She provides special fabric proof in information catalogues, for the floodplain cost adjacent Quiriguá and for websites within the wider periphery.

The paintings situates Quiriguá cost firmly in a nearby context, profiting from the extreme abundance of data accrued in southeastern Mesoamerica for the reason that 1979. It sheds new gentle at the political, fiscal, and social dynamics of the sector together with the sometimes-fractious interactions among Quiriguá, its overlords at Copan, and other people in other places within the reduce Motagua Valley and beyond.

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