By Olivia C. Navarro-Farr,Michelle Rich
El Perú-Waka’ is an old Maya urban positioned in present-day northwestern Petén, Guatemala. Rediscovered via petroleum exploration staff within the mid-1960s, it's the biggest recognized archaeological web site within the Laguna del Tigre nationwide Park in Guatemala’s Maya Biosphere Reserve. The El Perú-Waka’ local Archaeological undertaking initiated medical investigations in 2003, and during excavation and survey, researchers confirmed that Waka’ was once a key political and monetary heart good built-in into Classic-period lowland Maya civilization, and reconstructed many facets of Maya lifestyles and formality job during this historic group. The study special during this quantity offers a wealth of latest, major, and scientifically excavated information, which participants strategy with clean theoretical insights. within the technique, they lay out sound ideas for realizing the ritual manipulation of monuments, landscapes, structures, gadgets, and thoughts, in addition to similar issues encompassing the functionality and negotiation of strength through the city’s large sociopolitical history.
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Archaeology at El Perú-Waka': Ancient Maya Performances of Ritual, Memory, and Power (Native Peoples of the Americas) by Olivia C. Navarro-Farr,Michelle Rich