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Journal of Archaeology, History, and Exploration Volume 2, no.2: 1999 Maya Lowland Centers

Sites in the Puuc (hill) region of Yucatán


Uxmal  Where all roads led in the Late Classic.








Regional Centers of the Peten and Chiapas Lowlands

Palenque: Classic Dynasties Deciphered
New settlement areas discovered.


Recent Finds: Molecular clockwork and Mitochondrial Eve reconsidered


Then and Now: Four centuries of Mars explorations

Book Reviews:
Hell with the Fire Out by Arthur Quinn  (reviewed by George Wisner)

Pot Luck by Florence C. Lister  (reviewed by Sally Hubbard)

Man Corn by Christy and Jacqueline Turner  (reviewed by Rebeca J. Hill)


Chocolate- food of the Gods
A Brief History of the world's favorite domesticated plant, born and bred in Mesoamerica.

Puuc, Chenes, and Río Bec styles
Late Classic Chac masks, mosaic veneers, monster mask doorways, and false towers.

Tikal: the saga of a rainforest capital
Early Classic satellites to Late Classic star wars.

Caguana: a New World Ceremonial Center in Puerto Rico
This ballpark of the Taino was potentially also a solar observatory. By Angel Rodriguez Alvarez

Historical Archaeology: Fort Hoskins, Oregon:
Civil War soldiers protect native Americans. By George B. Wisner

Original Sources: Graeco-Roman Papyrus Documents from Egypt
Everyday writings, from love letters to bank statements; and the APIS internet project.

Documentary Articles: Napoleon's Lost Egyptian Fleet Found at Aboukir Bay

Royal Ship Burial at Sutton Hoo:
Rites for an Anglo-Saxon king. by Patricia Grimshaw

Cave Paintings at Cosquer and Chauvet
Art and proto-civilization. by Joseph J. Snyder





[All articles listed above are contained, in their complete form,  in the printed issue.]  
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