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Historia natural y moral de las Indias en que se tratan las cosas notables del cielo, y elementos, metales, plantas, y animales dellas : y los ritos, y ceremonias, leyes, y gouierno, y guerras de los Indios compuesta por el padre Ioseph de Acosta religioso de la Compañia de Iesus

Title:
Historia natvral y moral de las Indias
Author:
Acosta, José de 1540-1600  Search this
Former owner:
Cánovas del Castillo, Antonio 1828-1897  Search this
Physical description:
535, [37] pages 21 cm (8vo)
Type:
Early works to 1800
Pre-Linnean works
Obras anteriores a 1800
Early accounts to 1600
Primeros relatos hasta 1600
Early works
Place:
Peru
Latin America
América Latina
Perú
America
América
Date:
1590
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Historia natural  Search this
Indios de América del Sur  Search this
Indios de México  Search this
Indians of Mexico  Search this
Indians of South America  Search this
Call number:
E141 .A284 1590
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_988844

Center and periphery in New Spain : 16th and 17th century Spanish and indigenous cultures in Mexico and New Mexico : June 4-July 14, 1985

Title:
16th and 17th century Spanish and indigenous cultures in Mexico and New Mexico
Sixteenth and seventeenth Spanish and indigenous cultures in Mexico and New Mexico
Author:
Community College Humanities Association  Search this
National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Institute  Search this
Physical description:
[24]p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Congresses
Place:
New Mexico
Date:
1995
1995]
Topic:
Indians of Mexico--First contact with other peoples  Search this
Indians of North America--First contact with other peoples  Search this
Call number:
F1230 .C46 1995
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_977757

A portrait pipe from San Salvador, Central America by Andrew E. Douglass

Author:
Douglass, A. E (Andrew Ellicott) 1867-1962  Search this
Physical description:
pages 349-354, [2] leaves of plates illustrations 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
El Salvador
Date:
1889
Topic:
Calumets  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Indians of Central America--Antiquities  Search this
Call number:
F1485 .D68 1889
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_979606

The broken spears : the Aztec account of the conquest of Mexico / edited and with an introduction by Miguel Leon-Portilla ; with a foreword by J. Jorge Klor De Alva ; translated from Nahuatl into Spanish by Angel Maria Garibay K. ; English translation by Lysander Kemp ; illustrations, adapted from original codices paintings, by Alberto Beltran

Author:
León Portilla, Miguel  Search this
Physical description:
xlix, 204 p. : ill., map ; 21 cm
Type:
Sources
Translations into Spanish
Place:
Mexico
Date:
2006
1992
[2006], c1992
Conquest, 1519-1540
Topic:
Aztecs--First contact with other peoples  Search this
Indians of Mexico--First contact with other peoples  Search this
Nahuatl literature  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_965034

The San Blas Indians of Panama by S.P. Verner

Author:
Verner, Samuel Phillips  Search this
Physical description:
pages 23-30 illustrations 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Panama
San Blas Coast
Date:
1920
Topic:
Cuna Indians  Search this
Call number:
F1565.2.C8 V47 1920
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_963117

The goldsmith's art in ancient Mexico by Marshall H. Saville

Author:
Saville, Marshall H (Marshall Howard) 1867-1935  Search this
Author:
Jay I. Kislak Reference Collection (Library of Congress) DLC  Search this
Physical description:
264 pages, 21 leaves of plates illustrations (some color) 17 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Photomechanical prints
Place:
Mexico
Date:
1920
Topic:
Goldwork  Search this
Indian goldwork  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Indians of Mexico--Antiquities  Search this
Call number:
E51 .I393 no. 7
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_940171

Oaxaca (wa-ha-ka) and the saguaro (sa-wah-row) cactus (a twice-told tale) by Joe D'Ambrosio

Title:
Oaxaca and the saguaro cactus
Author:
D'Ambrosio  Search this
Author:
Smithsonian Libraries Artists' Books DSI  Search this
Subject:
Quetzalcoatl (Mesoamerican deity)  Search this
Physical description:
[4], 51 pages color illustrations, music 22 cm
Type:
Folklore
Legends
Artists' books
Cloth bindings (Bindings)
Linocuts
Mechanical works
Songs
Artists' books (books).)
Paper evidence (Paper)
Rare books
Toy and movable books
Typefaces (Type evidence)
Place:
United States
Arizona
Phoenix
Date:
1996
20th century
Topic:
Saguaro  Search this
Indians of Mexico  Search this
Confetti  Search this
Antique No. 14  Search this
Call number:
N7433.4.D46 O29 1996
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_933570

Culture and infancy variations in the human experience edited by P. Herbert Leiderman, Steven R. Tulkin, Anne Rosenfeld

Author:
Leiderman, P. Herbert  Search this
Tulkin, Steven R  Search this
Rosenfeld, Anne H  Search this
Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 615 pages illustrations 24 cm
Type:
Congresses
Congrès
Cross-cultural studies
Congress
Conference papers and proceedings
Intercultural comparisons (form)
Date:
1977
Topic:
Socialization  Search this
Child development  Search this
Mother and child--Cross-cultural studies  Search this
Child psychology--Cross-cultural studies  Search this
Child Development  Search this
Cross-Cultural Comparison  Search this
Socialisation  Search this
Enfants--Développement  Search this
Mère et enfant--Congrès  Search this
73.85 cultural psychology  Search this
Kulturpsychologie  Search this
Kinderpsychologie  Search this
Socialisatie (sociale wetenschappen)  Search this
Kinderen  Search this
Ontwikkeling (psychologie)  Search this
Etnopsicologia  Search this
Mother and child  Search this
Child psychology  Search this
Socialisation--Congrès  Search this
Enfants--Développement--Congrès  Search this
Mères et enfants--Études transculturelles--Congrès  Search this
Enfants--Psychologie--Études transculturelles--Congrès  Search this
Socialization -- Congresses  Search this
Child development -- Congresses  Search this
Mother and child -- Cross-cultural studies -- Congresses  Search this
Child psychology -- Cross-cultural studies -- Congresses  Search this
Cross-cultural comparison  Search this
antropologie  Search this
anthropology  Search this
kinderen  Search this
children  Search this
onderwijs  Search this
education  Search this
etnografie  Search this
ethnography  Search this
groepen  Search this
groups  Search this
vrije tijd  Search this
leisure  Search this
peuters en kleuters  Search this
preschool children  Search this
psychologie  Search this
psychology  Search this
sociale klassen  Search this
social classes  Search this
sociale structuur  Search this
social structure  Search this
sociologie  Search this
sociology  Search this
onderwijzen  Search this
teaching  Search this
opleiding  Search this
training  Search this
volkscultuur  Search this
folk culture  Search this
gebruiken  Search this
customs  Search this
volkenkunde  Search this
ethnology  Search this
Developmental Psychology  Search this
Ontwikkelingspsychologie  Search this
Call number:
GN510 .C84X
GN510.C84X
Data Source:
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edanmdm:siris_sil_90793

The Jay I. Kislak Collection at the Library of Congress : a catalog of the gift of the Jay I. Kislak Foundation to the Library of Congress / Arthur Dunkelman ; with essays by Ralph E. Ehrenberg ... [et al.]

Author:
Jay I. Kislak Collection (Library of Congress)  Search this
Dunkelman, Arthur  Search this
Ehrenberg, Ralph E. 1937-  Search this
Subject:
Jay I. Kislak Collection (Library of Congress)  Search this
Physical description:
xxii, 235 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 32 cm
Type:
Bibliography
Catalogs
Place:
America
Florida
Caribbean Area
Date:
2007
To 1810
To 1821
Topic:
Indians--First contact with other peoples  Search this
Indians of Central America--History  Search this
Indians of Mexico--History  Search this
History  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
European  Search this
Ethnic relations  Search this
Call number:
E18.82 .J39 2007
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_904053

Origins of religious art & iconography in preclassic Mesoamerica / edited by H. B. Nicholson

Author:
Nicholson, H. B (Henry B.)  Search this
Ethnic Arts Council of Los Angeles  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 181 p., [1] fold. leaf of plates : ill. ; 29 cm
Type:
Congresses
Place:
Mexico
Central America
Date:
1976
Topic:
Indian art  Search this
Religion  Search this
Indian mythology  Search this
Indians of Central America--Religion  Search this
Call number:
F1401 .C153 v.31
F1219.3.A7O75X 1976
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_86750

New world, first nations : Native peoples of Mesoamerica and the Andes under colonial rule / edited by David Cahill and Blanca Tovías

Author:
Cahill, David Patrick  Search this
Tovías, Blanca  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 265 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Andes Region
Mexico
Date:
2006
C2006
Spanish colony, 1540-1810
Topic:
History  Search this
First contact with other peoples  Search this
Indians of South America--First contact with other peoples  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_824710

Visión de los vencidos : relaciones indígenas de la conquista / introducción, selección y notas, Miguel León-Portilla ; versión de textos nahuas, Angel Ma. Garibay K., Miguel León-Portilla ; ilustraciones de los códices, Alberto Beltrán

Title:
Relaciones indígenas de la conquista
Author:
León Portilla, Miguel  Search this
Garibay K., Angel María (Garibay Kintana) 1892-1967  Search this
Beltrán, Alberto  Search this
Physical description:
xxx, 236 p. : ill., maps ; 18 cm
Type:
Sources
Translations into Spanish
Place:
Mexico
Date:
1999
C1999
Conquest, 1519-1540
Topic:
Aztecs--First contact with other peoples  Search this
Indians of Mexico--First contact with other peoples  Search this
Nahuatl literature  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
F1230 .L38 1999
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_763838

La pluralidad en peligro : procesos de transfiguración y extinción cultural en Oaxaca : chochos, chontales, ixcatecos y zoques / Miguel Alberto Bartolomé, Alicia Mabel Barabas

Author:
Bartolomé, Miguel Alberto 1945-  Search this
Barabas, Alicia  Search this
Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia (Mexico) Centro Regional de Oaxaca  Search this
Physical description:
329 p. : ill., maps ; 20 cm
Type:
Case studies
Place:
Mexico
Oaxaca
Oaxaca (Mexico : State)
Date:
1996
Topic:
Indians of Mexico--Cultural assimilation  Search this
Acculturation  Search this
Indians of Mexico--Ethnic identity  Search this
Indians of Mexico--Languages  Search this
Ethnic relations  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_668576

II Encuentro de Lingüística en el Noroeste : memorias

Title:
2. Encuentro de Lingüística en el Noroeste
Segundo Encuentro de Lingüística en el Noroeste
Author:
Encuentro de Lingüística en el Noroeste (2nd : 1992 : Hermosillo, Mexico)  Search this
Universidad de Sonora Departamento de Letras y Lingüística  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. : ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Congresses
Place:
Mexico
Sonora (Mexico : State)
Date:
1994
[1994]
Topic:
Indians of Mexico--Languages  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Languages  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_478694

Memoria de la primera asamblea de filólogos y lingüistas [microform]

Author:
Asamblea de filólogos y lingüistas  Search this
Mexico Departamento de Asuntos Indígenas  Search this
Physical description:
103 p. ; 23 cm
Type:
Microforms
Congresses
Date:
1993
1940
Topic:
Indians of Mexico--Languages  Search this
Call number:
mfc 006519.03
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_463107

"In love and war, hummingbird lore" and other selected papers from LAILA/ALILA's 1988 symposium Mary H. Preuss, edition

Title:
In love and war
Author:
Preuss, Mary H  Search this
Latin American Indian Literatures Association  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 110 pages illustrations 28 cm
Type:
Congresses
Folklore
Conference papers and proceedings
Place:
Latin America
Date:
1989
Topic:
Indians of Mexico  Search this
Indians of South America  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Indians of Mexico--Congresses  Search this
Indians of Mexico--Folklore--Congresses  Search this
Indians of South America--Congresses  Search this
Indians of South America--Folklore--Congresses  Search this
Latin America--Antiquities--Congresses  Search this
Call number:
F1219.I4 1989X
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_431502

Umgarnte Mythen : die Garnbilder der Huichol-Indianer Mexikos : Völkerkundemuseum Freiburg i. Br., 18. September bis 3. November 1985 / [Herausgeber und Redaktion, Eva Gerhards ; Texte, Thomas Benno Bollhardt, Christine Kessler ; Fotographie, Rolf Jensch]

Author:
Gerhards, Eva  Search this
Bollhardt, Thomas Benno  Search this
Kessler, Christine  Search this
Museum für Völkerkunde der Stadt Freiburg im Breisgau  Search this
Physical description:
75 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 20 x 21 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Mexico
Date:
1985
[1985]
Topic:
Huichol art  Search this
Huichol textile fabrics  Search this
Huichol Indians--Religion  Search this
Indian art  Search this
Indian textile fabrics  Search this
Indians of Mexico--Religion  Search this
Indian mythology  Search this
Call number:
F1221.H9U44 1985X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_431525

Notebook for the XIIIth Maya Hieroglyphic Workshop at Texas, March 11-12, 1989 / [presented by Linda Schele ; transcribed and edited by Phil Wanyerka]

Title:
Proceedings of the Maya Hieroglyphic Workshop, March 11-12, 1989, University of Texas at Austin
Author:
Schele, Linda  Search this
Wanyerka, Phil  Search this
Maya Hieroglyphic Workshop (13th : 1989 : University of Texas at Austin)  Search this
Physical description:
[14], 384 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Congresses
Place:
Copán (Honduras)
Date:
1989
[1989]
Topic:
Mayan languages--Writing  Search this
Manuscripts, Maya  Search this
Indians of Mexico--Languages--Writing  Search this
Languages--Writing  Search this
Call number:
F1435.3.P6 N92 1989
F1435.3.P6N92 1989
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_424312

Lord of the dawn : the legend of Quetzalcóatl / Rudolfo A. Anaya

Author:
Anaya, Rudolfo A  Search this
Subject:
Quetzalcóatl  Search this
Physical description:
159 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Fiction
Date:
1987
C1987
Topic:
Aztecs  Search this
Call number:
P3551.N27L67 1987X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_337143

Historia de la religión en Mesoamérica y áreas afines : coloquio / Barbro Dahlgren de Jordán, editora

Author:
Dahlgren de Jordán, Barbro  Search this
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México Instituto de Investigaciones Antropológicas  Search this
Coloquio de Historia de la Religión en Mesoamérica y Areas Afines (1st : 1983 : Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico)  Search this
Physical description:
303 p., [1] folded leaf of plates : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Congresses
Place:
Latin America
Central America
Mexico
Date:
1987
Topic:
Religion  Search this
Shamanism  Search this
Indian mythology  Search this
Indians of Central America--Religion  Search this
Call number:
F1434.2.R3 C719 1983
F1434.2.R3C719 1983
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_333308

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