Visualizing The Sacred

Author: George E. Lankford
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292768087
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Cosmic Visions, Regionalism, and the Art of the Mississippian World George E.
Lankford, F. Kent Reilly, James F. Garber. VISUALIZING THE SACRED THE
LINDA SCHELE SERIES IN MAYA AND PRECOLUMBIAN STUDIES EDITED BY
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Hero Hawk And Open Hand

Author: Richard F. Townsend
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300106017
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This fascinating book presents exciting new information on the art and cultures of these ancient peoples and features hundreds of gorgeous photographs of important artworks, artifacts, and ritual objects excavated from Amerindian ...

Sun Circles And Human Hands

Author: Emma Lila Fundaburk
Publisher: University of Alabama Press
ISBN: 0817310770
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Although research over the last 50 years has disproven many of the early theories reported in the text—which were not the editors' theories but those of the archaeologists of the day—the excellent illustrations of objects no longer ...

Ancient Objects And Sacred Realms

Author: F. Kent Reilly, III
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 9780292774407
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This groundbreaking volume brings together ten essays by leading anthropologists, archaeologists, and art historians, who analyze the iconography of Mississippian art in order to reconstruct the ritual activities, cosmological vision, and ...

Rethinking Moundville And Its Hinterland

Author: Vincas P. Steponaitis
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780813061665
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Building upon the 1998 volume 'Archaeology of the Moundville Chiefdom,' this volume closes the information gap and presents the results of ongoing and multifaceted research into the life of the people of the Moundville chiefdom"--Provided ...

A Companion To Dental Anthropology

Author: Joel D. Irish
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118845374
Size: 74.99 MB
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Companion to Dental Anthropology presents a collection of original readings addressing all aspects and sub-disciplines of the field of dental anthropology—from its origins and evolution through to the latest scientific research.

Recreating Hopewell

Author: Douglas K. Charles
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780813028989
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This book includes contributions from scholars working at sites in the Hopewell "core" region of Ohio as well as archaeologists based in Michigan, Wisconsin, Illinois, Missouri, Tennessee, and Georgia.

An Archaeology Of The Soul

Author: Robert L. Hall
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252066023
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Looking beyond regional barriers, An Archaeology Of The Soul offers new depths of insight into American Indian ethnography.

Forging Southeastern Identities

Author: Gregory A. Waselkov
Publisher: University of Alabama Press
ISBN: 0817319417
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Forging Southeastern Identities explores the many ways archaeologists and ethnohistorians define and trace the origins of Native Americans' collective social identity.