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Name Coe, Michael D.

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LIB.02366 - 68-55791

Michael D. Coe is chairman of the Department of Anthropology at Yale University and one of America's foremost archaeologists. Born in New York City in 1929, he did both his undergraduate and graduate work at Harvard, and later taught at the University of Tennesse before joining the Yale faculty. For the past several years Dr. Coe has spent a large part of his time on archaeological expeditions in Mexico, Guatemala, and Costa Rica. His field work has resulted in three other books on Pre-Columbian civilizations, as well as numerous important archaelogical expeditions in Mexico, Guatemala, and Costa Rica. His field work has resulted in three other books on Pre-Columbian civilizations, as well