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Mayan

Spoken in: Belize, Mexico

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Handbook of Middle American Indians: Supplement Volume 3 - Literatures (Supplement to the Handbook of Middle American Indians)

A Thematic Bibliography of Ancient Maya Writing by Stephen D. Houston

Supplement to the Handbook of Middle American Indians, vol. 5: Epigraphy (Supplement to the Handbook of Middle American Indians)

The Maya's Own Words: An Anthology Comprising Abridgements of the Popol-Vuh, Warrier of Rabinal, and Selections from the Memorial of Solola the Book by Thomas Ballantne Irving

Collected Works in Mesoamerican Linguistics and Archaeology (six volume set) by Eduard Seler

The Mirror, the Rabbit, and the Bundle: "Accession" Expressions from the Classic Maya Inscriptions (Studies in Pre-Columbian Art and Archaeology) by Linda Schele

Deciphering the Maya Script by David H. Kelley

Mesoamerican Writing Systems: Propaganda, Myth, and History in Four Ancient Civilizations by Joyce Marcus

Maya hieroglyphs without tears by John Eric Sidney Thompson

Relatively Speaking: Language, Thought, and Kinship among the Mopan Maya (Oxford Studies in Anthropological Linguistics) by Eve Danziger

Maya Glyphs: The Verbs by Linda Schele

The Life of Our Language: Kaqchikel Maya Maintenance, Shift, and Revitalization by Susan Garzon

Referential Practice: Language and Lived Space among the Maya by William F. Hanks

An Introduction to the Study of the Maya Hieroglyphs (Bulletin (Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology), 57.) by Sylvanus Griswold Morley

Linguistics Of Maya Writing by Soren Wichmann