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Product Description: Imagine the North American Indians as astronomers carefully watching the heavens, charting the sun through the seasons, or counting the sunrises between successive lumar phases. Then imagine them establishing observational sites and codified systems to pass their knowledge down through the centuries and continually refine it...read more

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9780395354148 | Houghton Mifflin, August 1, 1984, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Analyzes the astronomical systems and key observation sites of Native Americans to show the impact of astronomy on Native American cosmology, art, agriculture, religion, folklore, and mythology

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9780806120348 | Univ of Oklahoma Pr, June 1, 1987, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Imagine the North American Indians as astronomers carefully watching the heavens, charting the sun through the seasons, or counting the sunrises between successive lumar phases.

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The authors combine factual information on both astronomy and native American culture with authentic tales and myths about constellations told by many American Indian tribes

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9780395399705 | Houghton Mifflin, April 1, 1987, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A collection of legends about the stars from various North American Indian cultures, including explanations of the Milky Way and constellations such as the Big Dipper.

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Factual information is combined with native American creation myths in an exploration of the sacred and secular structures built by diverse native Americans tribes. By the authors of They Dance in the Sky: Native American Star Myths.

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9780395510810 | Houghton Mifflin, September 1, 1993, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Presents a variety of creation myths and their influence on Indian home design

Product Description: Book by Williamson, Ray A.

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9780826315533 | Univ of New Mexico Pr, October 1, 1994, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Book by Williamson, Ray A.

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Product Description: The tortuous canyon country of southeastern Utah conceals thousands of archaeological sites, ancient homes of the ancestors of today's Southwest Indian peoples. Late in the nineteenth century, adventurous cowboy-archaeologists made the first forays into the canyons in search of the material remains of these prehistoric cultures...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780933452473 | School of Amer Research Pr, April 1, 1997, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: The tortuous canyon country of southeastern Utah conceals thousands of archaeological sites, ancient homes of the ancestors of today's Southwest Indian peoples.

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Product Description: Featuring numerous satellite images and case studies, this book brings together an impressive group of experts to assess the implications of this emerging information technology. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780833028723 | Rand Corp, July 1, 2000, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Featuring numerous satellite images and case studies, this book brings together an impressive group of experts to assess the implications of this emerging information technology.

Product Description: For countless generations, Native American storytellers have watched the night sky and told tales of the stars and the constellations. The stars themselves tell many tales—of children who have danced away from home, of six brothers who rescue a maiden from the fearful Rolling Skull, of the great wounded sky bear, whose blood turns the autumn leaves red, and many more...read more
By Jean Guard Monroe (compiler), Edgar Stewart (illustrator) and Ray A. Williamson (compiler)

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9780618809127 | Reprint edition (Houghton Mifflin, July 9, 2007), cover price $8.95 | About this edition: The authors combine factual information on both astronomy and Native American culture with authentic tales and myths about constellations told by many American Indian tribes.

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9781439592496 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 9, 2009), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: For countless generations, Native American storytellers have watched the night sky and told tales of the stars and the constellations.
9781417791149 | Turtleback Books, June 1, 2007, cover price $19.60 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: As space applications become central to modern interaction, more and more entities are becoming involved in space activities. Consequently, strategies to establish the coordinated, ethically justifiable and sustainable conduct of space activities have to be found...read more
By Ray A. Williamson (editor)

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9783211996522 | Springer Verlag, April 15, 2010, cover price $159.00 | About this edition: As space applications become central to modern interaction, more and more entities are becoming involved in space activities.

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Product Description: Technology transfer has played an increasingly important role in historic preservation during the latter half of the twentieth century, a situation attested to by the undertaking of an important congressional study in 1986 that assessed the role of federal agencies in the field...read more
By Paul R. Nickens (editor) and Ray A. Williamson (editor)

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9780306462122 | Plenum Pub Corp, April 30, 2000, cover price $269.00 | About this edition: Technology transfer has played an increasingly important role in historic preservation during the latter half of the twentieth century, a situation attested to by the undertaking of an important congressional study in 1986 that assessed the role of federal agencies in the field.

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9781461368595 | Reprint edition (Springer Verlag, September 27, 2012), cover price $229.00 | About this edition: Technology transfer has played an increasingly important role in historic preservation during the latter half of the twentieth century, a situation attested to by the undertaking of an important congressional study in 1986 that assessed the role of federal agencies in the field.

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