On the trail of the Maya explorer : tracing the epic journey of John Lloyd Stephens / Steve Glassman

Author(s): Glassman, Steve
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Subjects: Mayas--Antiquities
Maya architecture
Central America--Description and travel
Central America--Antiquities
Stephens, John Lloyd, 1805-1852--Travel--Central America
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, c2003
LC Classification: F
Table of Contents: List of Illustrations
List of Maps
Acknowledgments
Introduction: The John Lloyd Stephens Tour Guide 1
1. Landfall in Belize 11
2. Punta Gorda and the Making of a Maya Explorer 20
3. Back on the Trail 30
4. The Rio Dulce and the Mico Mountains, through Rain Forest and across Desert to Esquipulas 57
5. Finding the Seat of Government or El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Finally Costa Rica 85
6. Costa Rica and Passage through Honduras 127
7. Copan 144
8. The Guatemalan Big Apple and Utatlan 166
9. Under and on Top of the Volcano 180
10. A Market Bus to Wayway 190
11. Chiapas 201
12. Palenque 215
13. Yucatan 225
Notes 255
Bibliography 271
Index 277
Notes: LCCN: 2003004094
ISBN: 0817313036 (cloth : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [271]-275) and index
Physical Description: xii, 283 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm
OCLC Number: 51755868
ISBN/ISSN: 0817313036

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