By Olivia C. Navarro-Farr,Michelle Rich
El Perú-Waka’ is an old Maya urban situated in present-day northwestern Petén, Guatemala. Rediscovered by way of petroleum exploration staff within the mid-1960s, it's the greatest identified 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 tested that Waka’ used to be a key political and financial middle good built-in into Classic-period lowland Maya civilization, and reconstructed many points of Maya lifestyles and formality job during this historic group. The study specified during this quantity offers a wealth of latest, great, and scientifically excavated info, which individuals method with clean theoretical insights. within the technique, they lay out sound suggestions for knowing the ritual manipulation of monuments, landscapes, constructions, items, and stories, in addition to comparable themes encompassing the functionality and negotiation of energy in the course of the city’s huge 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