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The Resource Pyramids of Túcume : the quest for Peru's forgotten city, Thor Heyerdahl, Daniel H. Sandweiss, and Alfredo Narváez

Pyramids of Túcume : the quest for Peru's forgotten city, Thor Heyerdahl, Daniel H. Sandweiss, and Alfredo Narváez

Label
Pyramids of Túcume : the quest for Peru's forgotten city
Title
Pyramids of Túcume
Title remainder
the quest for Peru's forgotten city
Statement of responsibility
Thor Heyerdahl, Daniel H. Sandweiss, and Alfredo Narváez
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • nor
  • eng
Summary
"Well-illustrated synthesis of multi-year excavations at a city of the Lambayeque culture extending over 220 hectares with 26 major pyramids, and founded ca. AD 1100"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 57.
Cataloging source
CS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Heyerdahl, Thor
Dewey number
985/.14
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F3429.1.L35
LC item number
H49 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sandweiss, Daniel H
  • Narváez, Alfredo
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Túcume Site (Peru)
  • Indian architecture
  • Indians of South America
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Lambayeque (Peru : Province)
  • Peru
  • Túcume (Peru)
  • Antiquities
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Indian architecture
  • Indians of South America
  • Peru
  • Peru
  • Peru
Summary URI
http://www.loc.gov/hlas
Label
Pyramids of Túcume : the quest for Peru's forgotten city, Thor Heyerdahl, Daniel H. Sandweiss, and Alfredo Narváez
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-235) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Tucume and the Maritime Heritage of Peru's North Coast -- 2. Tucume: A Temple City Called Purgatory -- 3. Cultural Background and Regional Prehistory -- 4. The Pyramids of Tucume: The Monumental Sector -- 5. The Maritime Connection: Huaca Las Balsas -- 6. Life in Ancient Tucume: Sector V -- 7. Death in Ancient Tucume: The South Cemetery and Huaca Facho -- 8. Peak of the Past: La Raya Mountain -- 9. Tucume Past -- 10. Tucume and the Continuity of Peruvian Culture
Control code
ocm33203554
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780500050767
Lccn
95060012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)33203554
Label
Pyramids of Túcume : the quest for Peru's forgotten city, Thor Heyerdahl, Daniel H. Sandweiss, and Alfredo Narváez
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-235) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Tucume and the Maritime Heritage of Peru's North Coast -- 2. Tucume: A Temple City Called Purgatory -- 3. Cultural Background and Regional Prehistory -- 4. The Pyramids of Tucume: The Monumental Sector -- 5. The Maritime Connection: Huaca Las Balsas -- 6. Life in Ancient Tucume: Sector V -- 7. Death in Ancient Tucume: The South Cemetery and Huaca Facho -- 8. Peak of the Past: La Raya Mountain -- 9. Tucume Past -- 10. Tucume and the Continuity of Peruvian Culture
Control code
ocm33203554
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780500050767
Lccn
95060012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)33203554

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