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||Notaries and the making of testaments in Ixil -- Defending and governing Ixil -- Ixil's economic life -- God in Ixil -- Family in Ixil.
||"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 note||Includes bibliographical references and index.|