Table of contents for Janaab' Pakal of Palenque : reconstructing the life and death of a Maya ruler / edited by Vera Tiesler and Andrea Cucina.

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Prologue(#m)Sergio Raul Arroyo ix
1. Studying Janaab' Pakal and Reconstructing Maya Dynastic History(#m)Vera 
Tiesler and Andrea Cucina 000
2. Life and Death of the Ruler: Recent Bioarchaeological Findings(#m)Vera 
Tiesler 000
3. Janaab' Pakal: The Age-at-Death Controversy Revisited(#m)Jane E. Buikstra, 
George R. Milner, and Jesper L. Boldsen 000
4. A Histomorphometric Analysis of the Cortical Bone of the Rib of Janaab' 
Pakal(#m)Sam D. Stout and Margaret Streeter 000
5. Pakal's Age in the Demographic Context of Late Classic Palenque 
Society(#m)Lourdes M rquez, Patricia Hern ndez, and Carlos Serrano 000
6. Did Pakal Suffer from Deforming Diseases? True Facts and Iconographic 
Myths(#m)Arturo Romano 000
7. Geographic Origin of Janaab' Pakal and the Red Queen: Evidence from 
Strontium Isotopes(#m)T. Douglas Price, James H. Burton, Vera Tiesler, Simon 
Martin, and Jane E. Buikstra 000
8. The Companions of Janaab' Pakal and the "Red Queen" from Palenque, 
Chiapas: Meanings of Human Companion Sacrifice in Classic Maya 
Society(#m)Andrea Cucina and Vera Tiesler 000
9. Maya Rulers of Yaxchil n Longevity: The Reigns of Shield Jaguar and Bird 
Jaguar(#m)Patricia Hern ndez and Lourdes M rquez 000
10. Ancient Maya Royal Biographies in a Comparative Perspective(#m)Nikolai 
11. Discussion(#m)John W. Verano 000(\)
Appendix A 000
Appendix B 000
Notes 000
Bibliography 000
Contributors 000
Index 000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Pakal, Maya king, 603-683 -- Death and burial.
Mayas -- Kings and rulers -- Mexico -- Palenque (Chiapas) -- Biography.
Mayas -- Anthropometry -- Mexico -- Palenque (Chiapas).
Maya architecture -- Mexico -- Palenque (Chiapas).
Palenque Site (Mexico).
Tombs -- Mexico -- Palenque (Chiapas).
Human remains (Archaeology) -- Mexico -- Palenque (Chiapas).
Palenque (Chiapas, Mexico) -- Antiquities.