82. Maguey Utilization in Highland Central Mexico: An Archaeological Ethnography

Author(s): Jeffrey R. Parsons, Mary H. Parsons



Comprehensive study of the maguey plant and its role in cultural adaptation and cultural change in highland Mesoamerica; includes chapters on maguey cultivation and pulque production, maguey fiber processing and spinning, and the archaeological implications of the available ethnographic and historic information about maguey utilization.

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96. The Last Pescadores of Chimalhuac√°n, Mexico, by Jeffrey R. Parsons
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Publication Information:

Publisher: Museum of Anthropology

Month of Publication: January

Year of Publication: 1990

Location: Ann Arbor, MI

# of Pages: 388

Additional Information:

Price: $22

ISBN: 978-0-915703-20-3

Monograph Series / Number: Anthropological Papers, 82

Tables / Illustrations: 27 tables, 218 illustr.