CHIMALTENANGO. Max González Girón, et al. Fotografías de Ricardo Mata. Colección Guatemala
Place Published: Barcelona, Guatemala
Date Published: (2004)
Book Id: 74440
ind., map, tbl., color plates, ports., illus. endpapers, color pict. boards, d.j
An illustrated survey of Chimaltenango, district of Guatemala, presenting portraits of political and social present key personages, beautiful images of their volcanic geography, their traditional Maya colorful textiles and folkart and illustrated reviews of the archeological parks of Mixco Viejo (capital of the Pocomam Maya kingdom) and Iximché, a Cakchiquel Maya civilization, both from the Late Postclassical era. Includes brief information of the district location (with map), population and geographical characteristics, a calendar of religious festivities and the names and location of a selection of tourist sites. Part of a 22volume series on each department in the country.