By Robert Lloyd Williams,F. Kent, III Reilly,John M. D. Pohl
Recognizing that the codex is a mixture of background within the eu feel and the timelessness of fable within the local American experience, he brings to brilliant lifestyles the background of Lord 8 Wind of Suchixtlan (AD 935-1027), a ruler with the attributes of either guy and deity, in addition to different heroic Oaxacan figures. Williams additionally presents context for the heritage of "Lord 8 Wind" via essays facing Mixtec ceremonial rites and social constitution, drawn from details in 5 surviving Mixtec codices.
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