The blue Xul arcane. In memory of Yuri Valentinovich Knorozov. Jack Hirschman.

The blue Xul arcane. In memory of Yuri Valentinovich Knorozov

no place [San Francisco?]: Forepaw Press, 2011. [5p] 5.5x8.5 inches, personal inscription signed by the poet, worn chapbook in stapled color wraps with portrait of Knorozov.

Russian scholar Knorozov deciphered crucial Mayan hieroglyphics ("broke the Mayan code") but credit was denied him per the anticommunist disapproval of western scholar J. Eric Thompson. Thompson had a different "breakthrough," declared Knorozov's solution a "Marxist hoax"

Cat.No: 201570
ISBN: 0970502826

Price: $15.00