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By Gordon F. M. Rakita

Ancestors and Elites examines prehispanic ritual behaviors attribute of the Casas Grandes quarter of Chihuahua, Mexico. Gordon Rakita analyzes the archaeological information from the location with admire to broader anthropological theories relating to either spiritual practices and the increase of advanced societies. This confluence of empirical truth and normal idea permits Rakita to discover intimately the complicated, reciprocal dating among ritual practices and constructing social complexity at PaquimZ, one of many best-documented archaeological websites within the region.

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