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Codex - What is a Codex - About Archaeology
A codex (plural codices) is the technical name for an ancient book or manuscript, specifically one that was published before Joseph Gutenberg's invention and ...
Maya Codex - What is a Maya Codex - About Archaeology
There are three surviving Maya codices known in the world: Dresden, Madrid, and Paris, named because that's where the codices ended up, in museums in ...
Gods and Deities of Ancient Aztec Mythology - About Archaeology
Aztec God Huitzilopochtli from the Codex Telleriano-Remensis. Codex Telleriano - ... Aztec God of Rain Tlaloc, from the Rios Codex - Rios Codex. Aztec God of ...
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.
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 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 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 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.
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