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Codex - What is a Codex - Archaeology - About.com
Codex Borbonicus, an Aztec compilation of the monthly ritual and ceremonies to celebrate certain deities. Facsimile on display at the Universidad Museo ...
Maya Codex - What is a Maya Codex - Archaeology - About.com
A Maya codex is a painted book, made of bark cloth paper and painted with Maya civilization hieroglyphs. There were untold numbers of these manuscripts ...
Aztec Gods - Deities of Mexica Mythology - Archaeology - About.com
Aztec God Huitzilopochtli from the Codex Telleriano-Remensis - Codex Telleriano-Remensis ... Aztec Goddess Mayahuel, from the Rios Codex - Rios Codex.
The Dresden Codex - Latin American History - About.com
The Dresden Codex is one of only four surviving Maya books. It is mostly about astronomy and religious rituals.
The Codex - The Early Bound "Book" - Book Publishing - About.com
The term codex (Latin for “block of wood”) refers to the early form of what we know as a book--that is, pages bound together. Papyrus codices supplanted scrolls ...
The Madrid Codex - Ancient Maya Book - Latin American History
The Madrid Codex is one of only four surviving books attributed to the Ancient Maya culture. It is the largest of the four and contains much information about ...
Maya Codex - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
A codex is a manuscript and there are three or four handwritten by the Maya from before colonization by Spain.
The Borgia Codex - Latin American History - About.com
The Borgia Codex is one of only a handful of surviving precolonial books from Central Mexico.
The Codex Laud - Latin American History - About.com
The Codex Laud is an ancient book produced in present-day Mexico by an Aztec vassal state sometime between the thirteenth and fifteenth centuries.
The Maya Codices and Books - An Overview - Latin American History
A Maya book is referred to as a codex (plural: codices). The codices were painted onto a paper made of bark from the fig tree, and folded out like an accordion.