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Product Description: From the high plains of Canada to caves in the southeastern United States, images etched into and painted on stone by ancient Native Americans have aroused in observers the desire to understand their origins and meanings. Rock paintings and engravings can be found in nearly every state and province, and each region has its own distinctive story of discovery and evolving investigation of the rock art record...read more

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9780816524839 | Univ of Arizona Pr, January 1, 2006, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: From the high plains of Canada to caves in the southeastern United States, images etched into and painted on stone by ancient Native Americans have aroused in observers the desire to understand their origins and meanings.

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9780816534104 | Reprint edition (Univ of Arizona Pr, May 1, 2016), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: From the high plains of Canada to caves in the southeastern United States, images etched into and painted on stone by ancient Native Americans have aroused in observers the desire to understand their origins and meanings.

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9780500289662 | 4th edition (Thames & Hudson, May 15, 2012), cover price $24.95
9780500284674 | 3 edition (Thames & Hudson, June 1, 2004), cover price $24.95
9780500277508 | Revised edition (Thames & Hudson, June 1, 1994), cover price $24.95 | also contains Festival de Calaveras / Festival of Calaveras

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Product Description: This collection focuses on David Lewis-Williams and the extent of his personal impact on the field of rock art research. It is largely through his work that San rock art has come to be understood so well, as a complex symbolic and metaphoric representation of San religious beliefs and practices...read more
By Geoffrey Blundell (editor), Christopher Chippindale (editor) and Benjamin Smith (editor)

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9781868145133 | Witwatersrand Univ Pr, November 27, 2011, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: This collection focuses on David Lewis-Williams and the extent of his personal impact on the field of rock art research.

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Product Description: This handbook gathers original, authoritative articles from leading archaeologists to compile in a single place the latest thinking about archaeological methods. Topics range from theoretical models undergirding research to concrete strategies for field work and laboratory analysis...read more

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9780759100787 | Pck edition (Altamira Pr, December 30, 2005), cover price $187.00 | About this edition: This handbook gathers original, authoritative articles from leading archaeologists to compile in a single place the latest thinking about archaeological methods.

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Product Description: A companion to The Archaeology of Rock-Art (Cambridge, 1998), this new collection addresses the most important component of the rock-art panel: its landscape. The book draws together the work of many well-known scholars from key regions of the world known for rock-art and rock-art research...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Christopher Chippindale (editor) and George Nash (editor)

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9780521818797 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 10, 2004, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: A companion to The Archaeology of Rock-Art (Cambridge, 1998), this new collection addresses the most important component of the rock-art panel: its landscape.

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Product Description: In this biography of Sir Cyril Fox (1882-1967), Charles Scott-Fox discovers that his father was an extraordinary man, an inspiring teacher, an effective administrator, a humanist and an influential archaeologist during the golden years of 20th century archaeology...read more

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9781842170809 | Oxbow Books Ltd, October 1, 2002, cover price $59.99 | About this edition: In this biography of Sir Cyril Fox (1882-1967), Charles Scott-Fox discovers that his father was an extraordinary man, an inspiring teacher, an effective administrator, a humanist and an influential archaeologist during the golden years of 20th century archaeology.

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Product Description: Rock-art - the ancient images which still scatter the rocky landscapes of Europe - is a singular kind of archaeological evidence. Fixed in place, it does not move about as artefacts as trade objects do. Enigmatic in its meaning, it uniquely offers a direct record of how prehistoric Europeans saw and envisioned their own worlds...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Christopher Chippindale (editor) and George Nash (editor)

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9780415257343 | Routledge, January 1, 2002, cover price $165.00 | About this edition: Rock-art - the ancient images which still scatter the rocky landscapes of Europe - is a singular kind of archaeological evidence.

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9780415257350 | Routledge, January 1, 2002, cover price $48.95 | About this edition: Rock-art - the ancient images which still scatter the rocky landscapes of Europe - is a singular kind of archaeological evidence.

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Product Description: Rock art--prehistoric pictures--gives us lively and captivating images of animals and people painted and carved in caves and on open rock surfaces. It is all too easy to guess at the meanings the images carry. This pioneering set of essays instead explores how we can reliably learn from rock art as a material record of distant times by adapting the proven methods of archaeology to the special subject of rock art...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Christopher Chippindale (editor) and Paul S. C. Tacon (editor)

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9780521572569 | Cambridge Univ Pr, March 1, 1999, cover price $94.99 | About this edition: Rock art--prehistoric pictures--gives us lively and captivating images of animals and people painted and carved in caves and on open rock surfaces.

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9780521576192 | Cambridge Univ Pr, March 1, 1999, cover price $54.99 | About this edition: Rock art--prehistoric pictures--gives us lively and captivating images of animals and people painted and carved in caves and on open rock surfaces.

Product Description: Stonehenge, over 4000 years old and the most massive and striking remnant of pre-Roman civilization in Britain, has fascinated man for centuries. Yet although many theories - archaeological and astronomical, mainstream and offbeat - have tried to explain its sense and purpose, it remains an enigma...read more

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9780713464559 | B T Batsford Ltd, January 1, 1991, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Stonehenge, over 4000 years old and the most massive and striking remnant of pre-Roman civilization in Britain, has fascinated man for centuries.

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Product Description: Collects the personal stories of eleven major scholars whose careers have spanned a period of extraordinary growth in archaeology: V. Gordon Childe, Stuart Piggott, Charles Phillips, Christopher Hawkes, Seton Lloyd, Robert J. Braidwood, Gordon R...read more

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9780500050514 | Thames & Hudson, April 1, 1989, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Collects the personal stories of eleven major scholars whose careers have spanned a period of extraordinary growth in archaeology: V.

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Traces the history of the famous circle of stone monoliths, recounts various theories about its origins and purpose, and explains how Stonehenge could have been used for astronomical observations

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9780801494512 | Cornell Univ Pr, June 1, 1987, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Traces the history of the famous circle of stone monoliths, recounts various theories about its origins and purpose, and explains how Stonehenge could have been used for astronomical observations

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