Well-written and comprehensive...the book has not left my desk. -- Latin American Antiqity
About the Author
Mary Miller is Professor of History of Art at Yale. She is the author of The Murals of Bonampak, The Art of Mesoamerica (in Thames and Hudson's World of Art series), and coauthor, with Linda Schele, of The Blood of Kings. Karl Taube is Assistant Professor in the Department of Anthropology at the University of California at Riverside. Conversant in Yucatec Mayan, Professor Taube has conducted archaeological and ethnographic research in Yucatn, and is a leading scholar of Mesoamerican writing and iconography.