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Dumbarton Oaks Studies in Pre-Columbian Art and Archaeology
The Major Gods of Ancient Yucatan
Karl A. Taube

The Major Gods of Ancient Yucatan is an excellent new analysis and synthetic interpretation of most of the principal gods of the ancient Maya, clarifying and demystifying their forms and functions in a rigorous, scholarly manner, while simultaneously conveying some sense of the numinous powers they represented for their devotees.” Science