|Author:||Alan L. Kolata|
|Title:||The Tiwanaku: Portrait of an Andean Civilization|
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|Publisher:||Wiley-Blackwell (December 8, 1993)|
Many passages in the book provide extraordinary vignettes of this enigmatic people.
Andean civilization lacked several characteristics distinguishing it from the pristine civilizations in the Old World and from the Mesoamerican cultures. Instead, their societies used the quipu, a system of knotted and colored strings, to convey information. Kolata, Alan L. (1993). The Tiwanaku: Portrait of an Andean Civilization. ISBN 978-1-55786-183-2.
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Start by marking The Tiwanaku: Portrait of an Andean Civilization as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. This book is an exploration of 3000 years of Tiwanakan history, from the first appearance of their settlement around the shores of Lake Titicaca to their contemporary descendants in the Andes. The author draws on archaeological evidence throughout the region, supplementing this with what can be drawn from later recorded myths and legends. He presents both a narration of Ti This book is an exploration of 3000 years of Tiwanakan history, from the first appearance of their settlement around the shores of Lake Titicaca to their contemporary descendants in the Andes.
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ISBN: 978-1-557-86183-2 December 1993 Wiley-Blackwell 336 Pages. Professor Kolata was formerly Assistant Curator of the Field Museum of Natural History at the University of Chicago. 1. The Myth of Tiwanaku. 3. The Natural and Social Setting. 4. Tiwanaku Emergence. 5. Taypikala: The City at the Center. 6. Metropole and Hinterland. 7. The Empire Expands. 8. The Decline and Fall of Tiwanaku.
This book is an exploration of 3000 years of Tiwanakan history, from the first appearance of their settlement around the shores of Lake Titicaca to their. Home All Categories History Books Latin America History Books The Tiwanaku: Portrait of an Andean Civilization (Peoples of America). ISBN13: 9781557861832. The Tiwanaku : Portrait of an Andean Civilization.
Smithsonian Series in Archaeological Inquiry. Department of Archaeology, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge, CB2 3DZ, UK; [email protected] Published online: 01 February 2005.
Chicago: The Globalization Project, University of Chicago Center for Latin American Studies. 1997 "Climate Variation and the Rise and Fall of an Andean Civilization" (with . Binford, M. Brenner, M. Abbott, . Seddon & J. Curtis). Charlton, ed. The Archaeology of City States: Cross-Cultural Approaches. Smithsonian Institution Press, 245-254. 1993 The Tiwanaku: Portrait of an Andean Civilization. Oxford, UK and Cambridge, Mass: Basil Blackwell. 1993 Climate and Collapse: Agro-ecological Perspectives on the Decline of the Tiwanaku State (with Charles Ortloff) Journal of Archaeological Science, 20: 195-221.