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Thompson, J. Eric S. (John Eric Sidney) 1898-1975

Overview
Works: 349 works in 1,343 publications in 6 languages and 17,937 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Personal narratives  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Performer, Author of introduction, Honoree, Other, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: F1435, 972.015
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The rise and fall of Maya civilization by J. Eric S Thompson( Book )

175 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 3,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the emergence of the Maya city states, examines the intellectual achievements and religious practices of the Maya, and presents sketches of daily life
Maya history and religion by J. Eric S Thompson( Book )

80 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 2,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this ethno-historical approach to Maya history and religion, the author correlates data from colonial writings and observations of the modern Indian with archaeological information in order to extend and clarify the panorama of Maya culture.--From publisher description
Maya hieroglyphic writing; an introduction by J. Eric S Thompson( Book )

49 editions published between 1950 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maya archaeologist by J. Eric S Thompson( Book )

52 editions published between 1962 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archaeologist relates his experiences from the mid-twenties to the mid-thirties during expeditions to Maya area
Travels in the new world by Thomas Gage( Book )

33 editions published between 1958 and 1985 in English and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a Dominican friar, Thomas Gage lived and traveled in Mexico and Guatemala from 1625 to 1637. Eventually he made his way against incredible obstacles through Central America to Panama and thence to his native England. Gage's account of his life in seventeenth-century Mexico and Central America makes superb reading and his for the most part accurate. It is also the only firsthand description of early Spanish America by a non-Spaniard or one who was not a citizen of the Holy Roman Empire
The civilization of the Mayas by J. Eric S Thompson( Book )

33 editions published between 1927 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A catalog of Maya hieroglyphs by J. Eric S Thompson( Book )

27 editions published between 1962 and 1991 in English and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of Maya art : its subject matter and historical development by Herbert Joseph Spinden( Book )

5 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of Maya art, its subject matter and historical development ... 1975
A commentary on the Dresden Codex : a Maya hieroglyphic book by J. Eric S Thompson( Book )

27 editions published between 1972 and 1993 in Spanish and English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ancient Maya relief sculpture by Merle Greene Robertson( Book )

8 editions published in 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the Maya : from the earliest times to the present day by Thomas William Francis Gann( Book )

25 editions published between 1931 and 2009 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mexico before Cortez : an account of the daily life, religion, and ritual of the Aztecs and kindred peoples by J. Eric S Thompson( Book )

20 editions published between 1933 and 2008 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the daily life, religion, and ritual of the Aztecs and kindred peoples
Social process in Maya prehistory : studies in honour of Sir Eric Thompson( Book )

11 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Excavations at San Jose, British Honduras by J. Eric S Thompson( Book )

18 editions published between 1939 and 1980 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maya hieroglyphs without tears by J. Eric S Thompson( Book )

19 editions published between 1972 and 1980 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A preliminary study of the ruins of Cobá, Quintana Roo, Mexico by J. Eric S Thompson( Book )

17 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethnology of the Mayas of southern and central British Honduras by J. Eric S Thompson( Book )

17 editions published between 1930 and 1973 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The high priests̓ grave, Chichen Itza, Yucatan, Mexico; a manuscript by Edward Herbert Thompson( Book )

11 editions published between 1938 and 1968 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archaeology of South America by J. Eric S Thompson( Book )

12 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected works in Mesoamerican linguistics and archaeology by Eduard Seler( Book )

9 editions published between 1939 and 1998 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English translations of German papers in the Gesammelte Abhandlungen, made under the supervision of Charles P. Bowditch, with slight emendations to vols. 4 and 5 by J. Eric S. Thompson, edited by Thompson and Francis B. Richardson. Mimeographed sheets housed in five pamphlet boxes. Includes index (in v.1)
 
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A study of Maya art : its subject matter and historical development
Alternative Names
Eric S. Thompson

John Eric Sidney Thompson britischer Anthropologe, Pionier der Maya-Forschung

John Eric Sidney Thompson Brits antropoloog (1898-1975)

John Eric Thompson

John Eric Thompson anthropologue et archéologue britannique

Sidney Thompson, John Eric 1898-1975

Sydney Thompson, John Eric 1898-1975

Thompson, Eric

Thompson Eric 1898-1975

Thompson, Eric 1898-1975 Sir

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Thompson, Eric, Sir, 1898-1975

Thompson, J. E. 1898-1975

Thompson, J.E.S

Thompson, J. E. S. 1898-1975

Thompson, J. E. S. (John Eric Sidney), 1898-1975

Thompson, J. Eric.

Thompson, J. Eric 1898-1975

Thompson, J.Eric S.

Thompson J. Eric S. 1898-1975

Thompson, J. Eric S. 1898-1975 Sir

Thompson, J. Eric S. (John Eric Sidney), Sir, 1898-1975

Thompson, J. Eric S., Sir, 1898-1975

Thompson, John E. 1898-1975

Thompson John Eric Sidney

Thompson, John Eric Sidney 1898-1975

Thompson, John Eric Sidney 1898-1975 Sir

Thompson, John Eric Sidney Sir

Thompson, John Eric Sidney, Sir, 1898-1975

Thompson, Sir Eric

Томпсон, Джон Эрик

ジョン・エリック・シドニー・トンプソン

トンプソン, J.エリック・S.

トンプソン, ジョン・エリック・シドニー

Languages
English (478)

Spanish (121)

French (34)

Italian (20)

German (1)

Danish (1)

Covers
Maya history and religionMaya archaeologistA study of Maya art : its subject matter and historical developmentA commentary on the Dresden Codex : a Maya hieroglyphic bookThe history of the Maya : from the earliest times to the present dayMexico before Cortez : an account of the daily life, religion, and ritual of the Aztecs and kindred peoples