David C. Grove (born 1935) is an American anthropologist, archaeologist and academic, known for his contributions and research into the Preclassic (or Formative) period cultures of Mesoamerica, in particular those of the Mexican altiplano and Gulf Coast regions. A lecturer and professor at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) for some thirty years, Grove retains a position as Professor Emeritus of Anthropology at UIUC and is also designated a Courtesy Professor of Anthropology at the University of Florida.
- Adams, Richard E.W. (1991). Prehistoric Mesoamerica (Revised ed.). Norman: University of Oklahoma Press. ISBN 0-8061-2304-4. OCLC 22593466.
- Reilly, F. Kent, III (2000). "Art, Ritual and Rulership in the Olmec World". In Michael E. Smith; Marilyn A. Masson (eds.). The Ancient Civilizations of Mesoamerica: A Reader. Oxford: Blackwell Publishers. pp. 369–399. ISBN 0-631-21115-2. OCLC 59423537.CS1 maint: multiple names: authors list (link)
- Sharer, Robert J.; Loa P. Traxler (2006). The Ancient Maya (6th edition (fully revised) ed.). Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press. ISBN 0-8047-4816-0. OCLC 28067148.
- Taube, Karl (2004). Olmec Art at Dumbarton Oaks (PDF). Pre-Columbian Art at Dumbarton Oaks series, no. 2. Washington, DC: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection; Trustees of Harvard University. ISBN 0-88402-275-7. OCLC 56096117. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2008-02-27. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- Works by or about David Grove in libraries (WorldCat catalog)
- faculty page, University of Florida College of Liberal Arts and Sciences