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Return to Ixil : Maya society in an eighteenth-century Yucatec town / Mark Christensen and Matthew Restall.

Author/creator Christensen, Mark Z. author.
Other author/creatorRestall, Matthew, 1964- author.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info Louisville, Colorado : University Press of Colorado, [2019]
Descriptionxiv, 302 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Notaries and the making of testaments in Ixil -- Defending and governing Ixil -- Ixil's economic life -- God in Ixil -- Family in Ixil.
Abstract "An examination of 100+ previously unstudied colonial-era Maya wills from the Yucatec town of Ixil. These testaments--some of the only surviving documentation of colonial inhabitation--offer unprecedented depictions of material and spiritual life from 1738 to 1779 and are rare and rich resources of Maya language"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2019018475
ISBN9781607329213 hardcover
ISBN1607329212 hardcover
ISBNelectronic book

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