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Maya for travelers and students

a guide to language and culture in Yucatan

by Gary Loyd Bevington

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Published by University of Texas Press in Austin .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Yucatán Peninsula
    • Subjects:
    • Maya language -- Conversation and phrase books -- English.,
    • Mayas -- Social life and customs.,
    • Yucatán Peninsula -- Description and travel.,
    • Yucatán Peninsula -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [98]-105) and index.

      StatementGary Bevington.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPM3965 .B48 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 239 p. :
      Number of Pages239
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1435949M
      ISBN 100292708386, 0292708122
      LC Control Number93048159

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Maya for travelers and students by Gary Loyd Bevington Download PDF EPUB FB2

A Maya-English-Spanish glossary with extensive usage examples and an English-Maya glossary conclude the book. Note: The supplemental audiocasette, Spoken Maya for Travelers and Students, is now available as a free by: 2. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Maya for Travelers and Students: A Guide to Language and Culture in Yucatan at Read /5.

A Maya-English-Spanish glossary with extensive usage examples and an English-Maya glossary conclude the book. Note: The supplemental audiocasette, Spoken Maya for Travelers and Students, is now available as a free download.

The Yucatan Peninsula draws many North American and European travelers each year to view the ruins of the pre-Columbian Classical Maya civilization and the abundant native flora and fauna. For these travelers, as well as armchair travelers and students, Gary Bevington has prepared the first general English-language introduction to Yucatec Maya, the native language of the people indigenous to.

Maya for travelers and students. Austin: University of Texas Press, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Gary Loyd Bevington.

For these travelers, as well as armchair travelers and students, Gary Bevington has prepared the first general English-language introduction to Yucatec Maya, the native language of the people indigenous to the region.

Written in nontechnical terms for learners who have a Maya for travelers and students book knowledge of simple Mexican Spanish, the book presents easily 4/5. Maya for travelers and students: a guide to language and culture in Yucatan.

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For these travelers, as well as armchair travelers and students, Gary Bevington has prepared the first general English-language introduction to Yucatec Maya, the native language of.

Written in nontechnical terms for learners who have a basic knowledge of simple Mexican Spanish, the book presents easily understood, practical information for anyone who would like to communicate with the Maya in their native language.

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