Further Reading

A selection of resources for those who would like to explore further.

Lienzo de Quauhquechollan

Asselbergs, Florine. Conquered Conquistadors: The Lienzo de Quauhquechollan; A Nahua Vision of the Conquest of Guatemala [supplement]. Boulder, Colo.: University Press of Colorado, 2008.

Matthew, Laura E., and Michel R. Oudijk, editors. Indian Conquistadors: Indigenous Allies in the Conquest of Mesoamerica. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, c2007.

Ortiz, Ana Lucía, Pierina Piedrasanta, Andrea Tunarosa, et al. Quauhquechollan : El Lienzo de la Conquista. Guatemala, Guatemala: Universidad Francisco Marroquín, c2007

Restall, Matthew, and Florine Asselbergs, compilers. Invading Guatemala: Spanish, Nahua, and Maya Accounts of the Conquest Wars. University Park, Pa.: Pennsylvania State University Press, c2007.

Mesoamerica: War and Warriors

Acuña, René. Códice Fernández Leal. 1st ed. Tlalpan, Mexico : Ediciones Toledo, INAH, 1991.

Boone, Elizabeth Hill. The Codex Magliabechiano and the Lost Prototype of the Magliabechiano Group. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1983.

Codex Magliabechiano CL. XIII. 3 (B. R. 232), Biblioteca nazionale centrale di Firenze. Manuscript. Magl. XIII, 3. Introduction and summary by Ferdinand Anders. Graz: Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt, 1970.

Codex Telleriano-Remensis ; manuscrit mexicain du cabinet de Ch. M. Le Tellier, archevêque de Reims, à la Bibliothèque nationale (ms. mexicain no. 385) reproduit en photochromographie aux frais du duc de Loubat et précéde d'une introduction contenant la transcription complète des anciens commentaires hispano-mexicains par le Dr. E. T. Hamy. Paris, 1899.

Hassig, Russ. War and Society in Ancient Mesoamerica. Berkeley: University of California Press, c1992.

Lameiras Olvera, José. El encuentro de la piedra y el acero: la Mesoamérica militarista del siglo XVI que se opuso a la irrupción europea. Zamora, Mich.: El Colegio de Michoacán, c1994.

Loubat, J. F. Codex Magliabecchiano XIII. 3 : Manuscrit mexicain post-Colombien de la Bibliothèque nationale de Florence. Rome: Danesi, 1904.

Moche Archive: Warriors

The Moche Archive of photographs and drawings, created by Christopher Donnan and Donna McClelland and now housed at Dumbarton Oaks, is a remarkable resource for the study of Moche civilization. Contact the Image Collections and Fieldwork Archives for permission to consult or publish images from the Christopher Donnan Moche Archive.

Alva, Walter, and Christopher B. Donnan. Royal Tombs of Sipán. Los Angeles: Fowler Museum of Cultural History, University of California, c1993.

Cáceres Macedo, Justo. Cerámicas del Perú prehispánico. Lima, Peru: Justo Cáceres Macedo, c2005.

Donnan, Christopher B. Moche Art and Iconography. Los Angeles: UCLA Latin American Center, University of California, 1976.

———. Moche Art of Peru: Pre-Columbian Symbolic Communication. Los Angeles: Museum of Cultural History, University of California, 1978.

———. Moche Portraits from Ancient Peru. 1st ed. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2004.

Jiménez Borja, Arturo. Moche. Prologue by Hildebrando Castro Pozo. Lima, Peru: Talleres gráficos de la Editorial Lumen, 1938.

Larco Hoyle, Rafael. Los mochicas. Lima, Peru: Museo Arqueológico Rafael Larco Herrera, 2001.

McClelland, Donna, Donald McClelland, and Christopher B. Donnan. Moche Fineline Painting from San José de Moro. Los Angeles: Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at UCLA, c2007.

Defensive Structures

Arkush, Elizabeth N. Hillforts of the Ancient Andes: Colla Warfare, Society, and Landscape. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, c2011.

Bricker, Victoria Reifler, gen. ed. Supplement to the Handbook of Middle American Indians. 1st ed. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1981.

Gutiérrez Mendoza, Gerardo. Arqueología de la antigua provincía de Tlapa: desde el período Arcaico hasta la indepencencia de México. Mexico: Letra Antigua; Municipio de Tlapa de Comonfort, 2010.

Inomata, Takeshi. Settlements and Fortifications of Aguateca: Archaeological Maps of a Petexbatun Center. 1st ed. Nashville, Tenn.: Vanderbilt University Press, 2009.

Lau, George F. Andean Expressions: Art and Archaeology of the Recuay Culture. Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, c2011.

Mendoza, Ruben G. “Conquest Polities of the Mesoamerican Epiclassic: Circum-Basin Regionalism, A.D. 550–850.” PhD diss., University of Arizona, 1992.