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Stuart, David 1965-

Overview
Works: 44 works in 111 publications in 1 language and 2,751 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks, manuals, etc  History 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: F1435.1.P2, 972.75
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Most widely held works by David Stuart
Palenque : eternal city of the Maya by David Stuart ( Book )
7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Sunday, 15 June 1952. Having spent four years clearing a secret passage inside Palenque's Temple of the Inscriptions, Mexican archaeologist Alberto Ruz gazed into a vaulted chamber. There, beneath a gigantic carved stone block, he would make a spectacular discovery: the intact burial of King Pakal, complete with jade jewelry and an exquisite burial mask." "Pakal was the most prominent among a long line of monarchs who held sway at Palenque from AD 300 to 800, deep in the mountains of southeastern Mexico. This 'queen of Maya cities' fell into ruin and was abandoned when Maya civilization suffered a mysterious collapse over a millennium ago." "Through the eyes of David Stuart and George Stuart, we travel with pioneer artists and archaeologists from the 18th century on as they rediscovered Palenque and attempted to document the city's graceful and ornate palaces, temples, bas-reliefs and hieroglyphic inscriptions." "Today Palenque, proclaimed a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is a place of new reverence and relevance for millions of modern Maya, New Age spiritualists, and all those fascinated by the history of the Maya. For them and for the host of visitors to Mexico, this is the perfect guide."--BOOK JACKET
The order of days : the Maya world and the truth about 2012 by David Stuart ( Book )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents an analysis of doomsday prophecies about 2012 while refuting common myths and explaining what hysteria-based interpretations of the end of the Mayan calendar reveal about today's world
The memory of bones : body, being, and experience among the classic Maya by Stephen D Houston ( Book )
9 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
All of human experience flows from bodies that feel, express emotion, and think about what such experiences mean. But is it possible for us, embodied as we are in a particular time and place, to know how people of long ago thought about the body and its experiences? In this groundbreaking book, three leading experts on the Classic Maya (ca. AD 250 to 850) marshal a vast array of evidence from Maya iconography and hieroglyphic writing, as well as archaeological findings, to argue that the Classic Maya developed a coherent approach to the human body that we can recover and understand today. The authors open with a cartography of the Maya body, its parts and their meanings, as depicted in imagery and texts. They go on to explore such issues as how the body was replicated in portraiture; how it experienced the world through ingestion, the senses, and the emotions; how the body experienced war and sacrifice and the pain and sexuality that were intimately bound up in these domains; how words, often heaven-sent, could be embodied; and how bodies could be blurred through spirit possession. From these investigations, the authors convincingly demonstrate that the Maya conceptualized the body in varying roles, as a metaphor of time, as a gendered, sexualized being, in distinct stages of life, as an instrument of honor and dishonor, as a vehicle for communication and consumption, as an exemplification of beauty and ugliness, and as a dancer and song-maker. Their findings open a new avenue for empathetically understanding the ancient Maya as living human beings who experienced the world as we do, through the body
Corpus of Maya hieroglyphic inscriptions by Ian Graham ( Book )
in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The decipherment of ancient Maya writing ( Book )
5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic Maya place names by David Stuart ( Book )
8 editions published in 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The inscriptions from Temple XIX at Palenque : a commentary by David Stuart ( Book )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Yaxha emblem glyph as Yax-ha ; A new child-father relationship glyph by David Stuart ( Book )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Way glyph : evidence for "co-essences" among the Classic Maya by Stephen D Houston ( Book )
6 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ten phonetic symbols by David Stuart ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The murals of San Bartolo, El Petén, Guatemala by William A Saturno ( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The "axe/comb" glyph as ch'ak by Jorge L Orejel ( Book )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new inscription from Nim Li Punit, Belize : (una nueva inscripción de Nim Li Punit, Belice) : [45] by David Stuart ( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A study of Maya inscriptions by David Stuart ( )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The murals of San Bartolo, El Petén, Guatemala ( Book )
in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The murals of San Bartolo, El Petén, Guatemala by William Andrew Saturno ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sourcebook for the ... Maya Hieroglyph Forum ( )
in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ten Phonetic Syllables by David Stuart ( Book )
4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sourcebook for the ... Maya Meetings ( )
in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Corpus of Maya hieroglyphic inscriptions by David Stuart ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Stuart, David Strickland, 1965-
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English (82)
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