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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mexico,
  • Mexico.
    • Subjects:
    • Indian art -- Mexico.,
    • Indian art -- Mexico.,
    • Mexico -- Antiquities.,
    • Mexico -- Antiquities.

    • About the Edition

      Brief text and photographs of temples, ornaments, toys, jewelry, and weapons introduce the cultures of ancient Mexico"s Indian civilizations--Aztec, Mixtec, Toltec, Olmec, and Zapotec.

      Edition Notes

      StatementDesigned by Gerard Nook. Special photography by Alfred H. Tamarin.
      ContributionsNook, Gerard., Tamarin, Alfred H.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1219.3.A7 G55
      The Physical Object
      Pagination41 p.
      Number of Pages41
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5607584M
      LC Control Number68014921


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