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6 edition of The Moche warrior found in the catalog.

The Moche warrior

an archaeological mystery

by Lyn Hamilton

  • 254 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Berkley Prime Crime in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Moche (Peru),
  • Toronto (Ont.),
  • Peru
    • Subjects:
    • McClintoch, Lara (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
    • Women detectives -- Peru -- Fiction.,
    • Antique dealers -- Fiction.,
    • Archaeological thefts -- Fiction.,
    • Moche (Peru) -- Fiction.,
    • Toronto (Ont.) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLyn Hamilton.
      GenreFiction.
      ContributionsCopyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCPB Box no. 1801 vol. 11
      The Physical Object
      Pagination321 p. ;
      Number of Pages321
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3548294M
      ISBN 100425173089
      LC Control Number2001554700
      OCLC/WorldCa43326642

      Moche artists frequently depicted warriors and warrior activities, and hundreds of these depictions can be found in museums and private collections today. The combat they depict appears to be ceremonial rather than militaristic. There are no depictions of warriors attacking castles or fortified settlements, or killing, capturing, or mistreating.   Warrior, ceramic vessel, Moche culture, Peru Another fascinating episode from the BBC / British Museum History of the World in Objects series today on WNYC radio: Moche Warrior Pot — fascinating being defined as connecting to the images and art that have informed my work.

      Lyn Elizabeth Hamilton (August 6, – Septem ) was a Canadian author of archaeological mystery novels.. Born to John Hamilton, a lawyer and politician, and Gwen, a librarian, Lyn Hamilton grew up in Etobicoke, Ontario and was educated at the University of Toronto. She worked in communications in the public service and private companies before publishing her first novel at the. In Moche iconography, the figure of the warrior is depicted by the presence of an anthropomorphized bird or human wearing feathered adornments and bird face carry shields, lances and triangular clubs similar to those found in burials of the Moche. In addition to the war weapons and the headgear, the warriors are always shown with.

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The Moche Warrior is part of a series featuring Lara McClintoch, an antiquities dealer based in Toronto. Maybe This book was read for my Reading Challenge Around the World in 80 Books While reading this book, I realized that I’ve been spoiled/5. The Moche Warrior (Lara McClintoch Archaeological Mysteries Book 3) - Kindle edition by Hamilton, Lyn.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Moche Warrior (Lara McClintoch Archaeological Mysteries Book 3)/5(22). THE MOCHE WARRIOR is the third entry in Lyn Hamilton's Lara McClintoch series.

I read the The Moche warrior book two, THE XIBALBA MURDERS and THE MALTESE GODDESS, several years ago. I was lukewarm on the former, but somewhat disappointed in the latter. Sufficiently disappointed that I had no particular inclination to purchase this third book/5(22). THE MOCHE WARRIOR is the third entry in Lyn Hamilton's Lara McClintoch series.

I read the first two, THE XIBALBA MURDERS and THE MALTESE GODDESS, several years ago. I was lukewarm on the former, but somewhat disappointed in the latter. Sufficiently disappointed that I had no particular inclination to purchase this third book/5(5).

THE MOCHE WARRIOR is one of nine novels in the Lara McClintoch Archaeological Mystery Series. None of them has appeared in USA Today's list of best selling books.

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Lo publicaremos en nuestro sitio después de haberla revisado.5/5. The Moche civilization (Spanish pronunciation: ; alternatively, the Mochica culture or the Early, Pre- or Proto-Chimú) flourished in northern Peru with its capital near present-day Moche, Trujillo, Peru from about to AD during the Regional Development this issue is the subject of some debate, many scholars contend that the Moche were not politically organized as a.

Moche Art. Many fine examples of Moche art have been recovered from tombs at Sipán (c. CE), San José de Moro (c. CE), and Huaca Cao Viejo, which are amongst some of the best preserved burial sites from any Andean culture.

The Moche were gifted potters and superb metalworkers, and finds include exquisite gold headdresses and chest plates, gold, silver, and turquoise jewellery.

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The series is published by Harper Collins and is written by. The Moche culture (ca. AD ) was a South American society, with cities, temples, canals, and farmsteads located along the arid coast in a narrow strip between the Pacific Ocean and the Andes mountains of Peru.

The Moche or Mochica are perhaps best known for their ceramic art: their pots include life-sized portrait heads of individuals and three-dimensional representations of animals and.

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In archaeologists excavated a site called Huaca Rajada, near the village of Sipán in the Lambayeque valley, and uncovered the elaborate, jewelry-filled tomb of a Moche warrior-priest. Several more burial chambers containing the remains of Moche.

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Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. After winning a bidding war for a box of junk, just to spite her ex-husband, Lara McClintoch gets more than she bargained for.

Suddenly, Lara’s antiques shop in Toronto is a target for burglary, arson and murder, causing her to realize the junk isn’t as worthless as she thought.

Looking for answers, Lara follows the clues to Peru where things get worse before they get better. The Moche Warrior.

by Lyn Hamilton. Lara McClintoch Archaeological Mysteries. Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it *5/5. Warrior Bottle, 4th-7th century, Moche, Peru, ceramic, x cm (The Metropolitan Museum of Art) In the art, we see victorious warriors knocking the helmet.

Get this from a library. The Moche warrior: an archaeological mystery. [Lyn Hamilton] -- When Toronto antiques dealer Lara McClintoch purchases what she believes to be a box of worthless reproductions, she unwittingly stumbles into a ring of black-market collectors who want their.

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This clay or ceramic warrior vessel, approximately 9 inches tall, was excavated in present day Peru. The vessel was made by the Moche culture sometime during the Moche civilization’s reign between and CE.

While the pot had a functional purpose like storing liquids, these mass produced vessels were also largely used for honorary or ceremonial purposes, as many like it have been found. The celebration of war and warriors is a central aspect of Moche art, and this reflects the importance of the warrior to their society – just like the Romans or the Anglo-Saxons in Europe.

For the Moche, though, war and religion were joined together in a way that would perhaps be less familiar to Europeans. Royal Tombs of Sipan A marvelous panoramic survey and reappraisal of Moche studies in light of modern discoveries, this book clears the decks and sets sail in new directions.

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