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Location Uxmal, Mexico   map
Date 800 to 1400   timeline
Building Type city, ceremonial complex
 Construction System cut stone masonry
Climate temperate
Context urban
Style Mayan - Pre-Columbian
Notes Dominated by the "Pyramid of the Prophet"
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Resources
Sources on Uxmal

Dennis Sharp, ed. The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Architects and Architecture. New York: Whitney Library of Design, an imprint of Watson-Guptil Publications, 1991. ISBN 0-8230-2539-X. color medium-range photo of wall exterior, p195.

Henri Stierlin. Comprendre L'Architecture Universelle. Paris: Office du Livre S.A. Fribourg (suisse), 1977. plan drawing of the pyramid of the magician, p440. elevation drawing of the pyramid of the magician, p440. plan drawing of nunnery quadrangle, p439. site plan drawing, p437.

Kevin Matthews. The Great Buildings Collection on CD-ROM. Artifice, 2001. ISBN 0-9667098-4-5.— Available at Amazon.com

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