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Pre-Columbian literatures of Mexico

Miguel LeoМЃn-Portilla

Pre-Columbian literatures of Mexico

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translation of "Las literaturas precolombinais de México", México, Editorial Pormaca, 1964.

Statementtranslated from the Spanish by Grace Lobanov and the author.
SeriesThe civilization of the American Indian series -- 92
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20327689M
ISBN 100806108185


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One site we pdf located is called Tamtoc. It was first inhabited in BC and remained in use until just before the 16th century AD.

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