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Rock-Art / Semiotics

Tibetan Silver, Gold and Bronze Objects and the Aesthetics of Animals in the Era before Empire
Cross-cultural reverberations on the Tibetan Plateau and soundings from other parts of Eurasia
£46.00
Sub Title:
Cross-cultural reverberations on the Tibetan Plateau and soundings from other parts of Eurasia
Author:
John Vincent Bellezza
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
184 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 2 tables, 148 figures, 2 maps.
ISBN:
9781407354316
BAR number:
S2984
This archaeological and art-historical study is woven around rock art and ancient metallic articles attributed to Tibet. The silver bowls, gold finial, and... More
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Rock Art, Water, and Ancestors
The semiotic construction of a sacred landscape in the central Andes (1800 BCE - CE 1820)
£68.00
Author:
Gordon Ambrosino
Publication Year:
2020
Paperback:
296 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 39 tables, 320 figures, 9 maps, 4 graphs
ISBN:
9781407356624
BAR number:
S2969
Sub Title:
The semiotic construction of a sacred landscape in the central Andes (1800 BCE - CE 1820)
Sub-series name:
Archaeology of Prehistoric Art, 2
As landscape art, the rock art of the central Andes offers clues regarding relationships between ancestor veneration and the negotiation of rights to water.... More
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Design and Connectivity
The Case of Atlantic Rock Art
£55.00
Author:
Joana Valdez-Tullett
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
English
Paperback:
286 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 172 figures (31 in colour), 61 graphs (39 in colour). With additional material online (figures and graphs).
ISBN:
9781407316628
BAR number:
S2932
Sub Title:
The Case of Atlantic Rock Art
Sub-series name:
Archaeology of Prehistoric Art, 1
Atlantic Rock Art is a rock art tradition which includes emblematic motifs such as cup-marks, cup-and-rings and lines, known to several countries on the... More
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£68.00
Author:
Roberto Basilico and Giovanni Beltramelli
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
Italian
Paperback:
406 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 204 figures
ISBN:
9781407356419
BAR number:
S2924
Sub-series name:
Hypogean Archaeology: Research and Documentation of Underground Structures, 13
Nel territorio dell'Alto Lario, zona settentrionale del Lago di Como, vi è una diffusa e importante presenza di incisioni rupestri schematiche e figurative.... More
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Equids and Wheeled Vehicles in the Ancient World
Essays in Memory of Mary A. Littauer
£51.00
Sub Title:
Essays in Memory of Mary A. Littauer
Editors:
Peter Raulwing, Katheryn M. Linduff and Joost H. Crouwel
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
English
Paperback:
232 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 261 figures (80 in colour), 19 tables.
ISBN:
9781407316437
BAR number:
S2923
The essays in this volume were originally presented at a symposium in honour of Mary Aiken Littauer, la grande dame de l’hippologie ancienne. The papers... More
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Mucho más que barcos
Una aproximación teórica a las funciones, capacidades náuticas, bases materiales y dimensión social de la tecnología naval prehistórica
£30.00
Sub Title:
Una aproximación teórica a las funciones, capacidades náuticas, bases materiales y dimensión social de la tecnología naval prehistórica
Author:
Julián Moyano Di Carlo
Publication Year:
2018
Language:
Spanish with a 6 pg English summary
Paperback:
123 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 6 tables, 67 figures (1 in colour), 2 colour graphs
ISBN:
9781407316543
BAR number:
S2901
Este trabajo pretende convertirse en un modelo teórico que sirva de sustento a un proyecto de investigación futuro sobre tecnología naval prehistórica.... More
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Recorded Places, Experienced Places
The Holocene rock art of the Iberian Atlantic north-west
£55.00
Sub Title:
The Holocene rock art of the Iberian Atlantic north-west
Editors:
Ana M. S. Bettencourt, Manuel Santos Estevez, Hugo A. Sampaio and Daniela Cardoso
Publication Year:
2017
Language:
English
Paperback:
222 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 122 figures (35 in colour), 3 tables (2 in colour)
ISBN:
9781407314846
BAR number:
S2878
This book springs from the compilation of papers and posters presented in 2013 and 2014 at the 2nd and 3rd Enardas Colloquia, entitled ‘Living Places,... More
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Espacio gráfico, visibilidad y tránsito cavernario / Graphic Space, Visibility and Cave Transit
El uso de las cavidades con arte paleolítico en la Región Cantábrica / The use of caves with Palaeolithic art in the Cantabrian region
£100.00
Sub Title:
El uso de las cavidades con arte paleolítico en la Región Cantábrica / The use of caves with Palaeolithic art in the Cantabrian region
Author:
Blanca Ochoa
Publication Year:
2017
Language:
Spanish with partial English translation/summary
Paperback:
480 pages. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 416 figures (292 in colour). Includes an Annexe of numeric dates.
ISBN:
9781407316154
BAR number:
S2875
El punto de partida es definir si existen convergencias o divergencias en el posicionamiento del arte parietal a través del estudio combinado del arte... More
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Punctuated Insularity
The Archaeology of 4th and 3rd Millennium Sardinia
£41.00
Sub Title:
The Archaeology of 4th and 3rd Millennium Sardinia
Author:
Gary Webster and Maud Webster
Publication Year:
2017
Language:
English
Paperback:
172 pages, Illustrated throughout in black and white. 80 figures
ISBN:
9781407316192
BAR number:
S2871
Sardinia preserves an exceptional record of its Final Neolithic and Copper Age cultures, with a diverse crafts repertory, henges and dolmens,... More
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Sailing Rock Art Boats
A reassessment of seafaring abilities in Bronze Age Scandinavia and the introduction of the sail in the North
£46.00
Sub Title:
A reassessment of seafaring abilities in Bronze Age Scandinavia and the introduction of the sail in the North
Author:
Boel Bengtsson
Publication Year:
2017
Language:
English
Paperback:
172 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 6 tables (in colour), 97 figures (46 in colour)
ISBN:
9781407315690
BAR number:
S2865
This book argues that the use of sail as a complement to paddling would have formed an integral part of the development of centres of power in the early... More
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£45.00
Author:
Kalle Sognnes
Publication Year:
2017
Language:
English
Paperback:
208pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white. 1 table and 118 figures.
ISBN:
9781407315164
BAR number:
S2837
This book examines the Northern (Stone Age) rock art of central Norway, which is dominated by images of marine and terrestrial motifs. It focuses on how... More
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Styles, techniques et expression graphique dans l'art sur paroi rocheuse (Styles, Techniques and Graphic Expression in Rock Art)
Proceedings of Session A11d of the 17th World Congress of the IUPPS (Actes de la session A11d du 17e Congrés mondial de l’UISPP) (Burgos 1-7 September 2014)
£52.00
Sub Title:
Proceedings of Session A11d of the 17th World Congress of the IUPPS (Actes de la session A11d du 17e Congrés mondial de l’UISPP) (Burgos 1-7 September 2014)
Editors:
Marc Groenen and Marie-Christine Groenen
Publication Year:
2016
Language:
English and French
Paperback:
226pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white: 1 table, 174 figures (including 103 black and white photographs and 5 colour photographs)
ISBN:
9781407314464
BAR number:
S2787
Research on rock art conducted during the last several decades has shown the skill and knowledge demonstrated by the painters, engravers and sculptors who... More
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