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EAAMS, the Electronic Atlas of Ancient Maya Sites

The larger Maya sites often have stelae carved with Emblem Glyphs. By mapping the distribution of emblem glyphs, a GIS system can provide insight into which cities controlled what areas politically.

  Copyright 2001, 2002, 2005, 2008, 2009, 2010 Walter R. T. Witschey and Clifford T. Brown, The Electronic Atlas of Ancient Maya Sites   Updated 01/31/2010