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Rock art studies in the Great Basin

Rock art studies in the Great Basin

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Published by Coyote Press in Salinas, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- Great Basin -- Antiquities,
  • Petroglyphs -- Great Basin,
  • Rock paintings -- Great Basin,
  • Great Basin -- Antiquities

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Eric W. Ritter.
    SeriesArchives of Great Basin prehistory -- no. 1.
    ContributionsRitter, Eric W.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE78.G67 R63 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 124 p. :
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17602419M
    ISBN 101555677509
    LC Control Number00712142
    OCLC/WorldCa45845295

    For those interested in rock art as a window into indigenous cultures of the past, our contemporary projections of meanings are of great concern. Applying the tools of critical/cultural studies to both academic and popular discourse, Rogers explores the implications of such projections for rock art studies, contemporary gender dynamics, and the Author: Richard A. Rogers. AMS Radiocarbon and Cation-Ratio Dating of Rock Art in the Bighorn Basin of Wyoming and Montana Julie E. Francis, Lawrence L. Loendorf, Ronald I. Dorn American Antiquity, Vol. 58, No. 4, October , pp. Study evaluates usefulness of methods used for dating rock art. More information.

    In the early s, a bighorn ram skull cap with intact horn cores, set atop a stacked rock cairn, was discovered at the Rose Spring site (CA-INY), located on the edge of the Coso Range at the. Martineau’s work was based mainly on his studies of petroglyphs and pictographs in the Great Basin region. His findings are of particular relevance to the studies reported here since in both cases it is believed that the creators and users of the sites were peoples who shared a common ancestry with those of the Great Basin (Kroeber Author: Merle F Walker.

    Most notable in this regard are the circumstances involving Robert Heizer, senior author of the most widely cited North American rock art monograph: The Rock Art of Nevada and Eastern California (Heizer & Baumhoff ). Although Heizer was a preeminent ‘dirt archaeologist’ renowned for his excavations in California, the Great Basin and.   Alpine Lakes Loop Trail is one of the best all-around hikes in Great Basin National Park, especially if you’re hiking with people of varying ages and abilities. The loop trail features fantastic views of Wheeler Peak, 13, feet in elevation and the second (or first depending on how Boundary Peak at 13, feet is classified) highest in Nevada.


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