Rock-Art / Semiotics

Rock Art in the Americas: Mythology, Cosmogony and Rituals
Proceedings of the 2nd REEA Conference Ritual Americas: Configurations and Recombining of the Ritual Devices and Behaviors in the New World, in Historical and Contemporary Societies Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium) April 2-5, 2008
£34.00
Sub Title:
Proceedings of the 2nd REEA Conference Ritual Americas: Configurations and Recombining of the Ritual Devices and Behaviors in the New World, in Historical and Contemporary Societies Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium) April 2-5, 2008
Editors:
Françoise Fauconnier and Serge Lemaitre
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English and Spanish
Paperback:
138pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407310527
BAR number:
S2448
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Rock Art of the Eastern Desert of Egypt
Content, comparisons, dating and significance
£33.00
Sub Title:
Content, comparisons, dating and significance
Author:
Tony Judd
Publication Year:
2009
Language:
English
Paperback:
151pp. Illustrated throughout with figures, maps, tables, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781407305844
BAR number:
S2008
The objective of this research is to advance the understanding of the Egyptian Eastern Desert region petroglyphs by means of three steps:... 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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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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£65.00
Editors:
Fanis Mavridis and Jesper Tae Jensen
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
361pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407311791
BAR number:
S2558
This volume provides a welcome introduction to cave archaeology generally (or it may be used as a reader on aspects of cave research);... 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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Symbolic Spaces in Prehistoric Art / Espaces symboliques dans l'art préhistorique
Territories, travels and site locations / Territoires, déplacements et localisation des sites
£28.00
Editors:
François Djindjian and Luiz Oosterbeek
Publication Year:
2009
Language:
French and English
Paperback:
129pp, Illustrated throughout with figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781407305332
BAR number:
S1999
Sub Title:
Territories, travels and site locations / Territoires, déplacements et localisation des sites
Sub-series name:
Proceedings of the XV World Congress UISPP (Lisbon, 4-9 September 2006)
This book includes papers from the session (Vol. 40, Session C28) 'Symbolic Spaces in Prehistoric Art', presented at the XV UISPP World... More
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£19.00
Editors:
Fernando Coimbra and Léo Dubal
Publication Year:
2008
Language:
English
Paperback:
70pp, Illustrated throughout with figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781407302812
BAR number:
S1793
Sub-series name:
Proceedings of the XV World Congress UISPP (Lisbon, 4-9 September 2006), 25
This book includes papers from the Symbolism in Rock Art session held at the XV UISPP World Congress, Lisbon, in September 2006. More
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£19.00
Author:
Mark G. Plew
Publication Year:
2005
Language:
English
Paperback:
81pp. Includes 14 tables, 43 figures, maps, drawings, plans, photographs
ISBN:
9781841718392
BAR number:
S1400
This book is written for professional archaeologists, students of South American archaeology, heritage managers, museum staffs, and the... More
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The Ecology and Evolution of Hominin Geographic Ranges
Setting a context for archaeological interpretation using comparative analysis
£41.00
Sub Title:
Setting a context for archaeological interpretation using comparative analysis
Author:
Katharine MacDonald
Publication Year:
2006
Language:
English
Paperback:
189pp. Includes 4 tables, 90 figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs. 5 data Appendices
ISBN:
9781841719795
BAR number:
S1550
In this work the author uses an evolutionary and ecological approach to interpreting early hominin geographic ranges, specifically... More
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£28.00
Editors:
Emmanuel Anati, Luiz Oosterbeek, Federico Mailland
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English and French
Paperback:
119pp, Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309477
BAR number:
S2360
Sub-series name:
Proceedings of the XVI World Congress of the International Union of Prehistoric and Protohistoric Sciences (Florianopolis, Brazil, 4-10 September 2011), 1
Congress of the International Union of Prehistoric and Protohistoric Sciences (Florianopolis, Brazil, 4-10 September 2011). More
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The Middle to Upper Paleolithic Transition in Central Europe
The record from the Bükk Mountain region
£41.00
Sub Title:
The record from the Bükk Mountain region
Author:
Brian Adams
Publication Year:
1998
Language:
English
Paperback:
187pp. Includes numerous line drawings, tables, maps and 10 black and white photographs.
ISBN:
9780860548775
BAR number:
S693
The book explores the issue of the Middle to Upper Palaeolithic transition in Central Europe. The data sets used to investigate the... More
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