Credits & Specs


Author and Drawings and Illustrations: Carmen Cusi de Garcia-Pimentel
Author and Photography: J.B. Johnson

Artistic Direction

Artistic Director: Andrew F. Alfe - (
Layout and Composition

Andrew F. Alfe has been a graphic artist for 30+ years. He has worked in small graphics houses and large corporations. He started in the graphics business when commercial art was created by hand with pen and ink, airbrush, ruby and amberlith overlay cutting with Exacto knives and film photography. While now he uses the the most current software and state -of-the-art computers, he has not lost his touch with the handmade art techniques of the past.

Designer: Dru Kim
Maps, Photo Touch Up, and Color

Dru Kim’s fine art has been exhibited throughout the U.S. and abroad for decades. She also works independently as an illustrator and a graphic designer. She has worked for public entities such as San Francisco Mayor’s Office-MOCYF. She has taught art and digital art imaging at many institutions such as Santa Clara University and Berkeley City College.

Designer: Michael Alfe
Photo Touch Up and color

Michael Alfe, as an independent fine artist has had several solo exhibitions nationally and internationally. He has also worked as a museum technician at museums like the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and the Hammer Museum. He has designed and prepped many exhibitions for several museums in San Francisco. Currently he is teaching Multimedia Studies (digital imaging) at Berkeley City College.

Original Layout and Cover Design: Glen Impey

Cover Photography: Casilda Garcia-Pimentel de Solorzano

Graphic Designer: Agustin Monterrubio

Editorial Direction

Project Coordinator: Julianne Alfe


Editorial Consultant: Miriam Bertram, Ph.D.
Guest Lead Reader

Editorial: Dorothy Mize
Proofreading and Fact Checking

Editorial: Barbara Malm
Proofreading and Fact Checking


Lead Editor: Maria Guadalupe Becerra

Editorial Consultant: Yolanda Ruiz de Garcia-Pimentel
Guest Lead Reader

Editorial Consultants: Enrique Gilardi and Patricia Bravo

Translation Consultant: Jorge Romero Malpica

Translation Consultant: Lita Lamont


Copyright ©2009 by Carmen Cusi de Garcia-Pimentel and J.B. Johnson. All Rights Reserved.

Churches of the Mayas

ISBN 978-607-00-1960-9

First edition, 2009

Printed in Hong Kong by Toppan Leefung Printing Ltd.

No part of this book may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without express permission in writing from the authors.

The photographs and illustrations presented in this book are original works by the authors. Their use or reproduction by any means requires express permission in writing from the authors themselves.

Photography by J.B. Johnson. Copyright © 2009. All Rights Reserved.

Illustrations and Drawings by Carmen Cusi de Garcia-Pimentel. All Rights Reserved.

Please direct all inquiries to Julianne Alfe at


Title/English: Churches of the Mayas: Religious Buildings of the Yucatan Peninsula from the Sixteenth Century

Title/Spanish: Iglesias de los Mayas: Edificios religiosos de la Peninsula de Yucatan desde el Siglo XVI

Subject: Religious architecture of the viceregal period of the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico.

Regions: The Yucatan Peninsula, comprising the states of Yucatan, Campeche, and Quintana Roo

Hardbound: 172 pages. Matt art paper.

Dimensions: 13 1/4" x 10 3/8"- 325mm x 255mm portrait

Co-publishers: Carmen Cusi de Garcia-Pimentel and J.B. Johnson,
1st edition, 2009

Photos: Over 300 custom-colored photographs

Illustrated maps: 7

Languages: ISBN catalogued in Mexico, 2009
English  ISBN-13: 978-607-00-1960-9  
Spanish ISBN-13: 978-607-00-2054-4

Shipping weight: 3.5 lbs

Distribution: Available to ship from Mexico as well as from the United States of America