The modern Maya : incidents of travel and friendship in Yucatan

Clasificación: F 1435 E93 2012 | Agregado: 09/10/2018

Macduff Everton. -- Austin, Tx : University of Texas Press, 2012.
xi, 352 p.; 31 cm. -- (The William & Bettye Nowlin series in art history and culture of the Western Hemisphere)
ISBN 978-0-292-72693-2.
Incluye referencias bibliográficas.
Contenido: Foreword: Macduff Evertons Yucatán -- Acknowledgments -- A short history and the legacy of the Maya forest -- Introduction -- The milpa -- The milpa and Cancún -- Chicleros: a season in the jungle -- Doña Veva and Alicia: two generations of women -- Xocen: the saintly cross of the center of the earth -- The Santa Cruz Maya -- Cowboys: corn to cattle to corn -- Henequen: the dangers of a monoculture -- Epilogue.