A Companion to Rock Art

This special advisor presents an inventive and archaeological trip deep into human heritage, exploring the petroglyphic and pictographic types of rock paintings produced via the earliest people to modern peoples round the world.

  • Summarizes the variety of perspectives on historical rock artwork from top foreign scholars
  • Includes new discoveries and study, illustrated with over one hundred sixty photos (including 30 colour plates) from significant rock artwork websites round the world
  • Examines key paintings of famous professionals (e.g. Lewis-Williams, Conkey, Whitley and Clottes), and descriptions new instructions for rock artwork research
  • Is greatly overseas in scope, deciding upon rock paintings from North and South the United States, Australia, the Pacific, Africa, India, Siberia and Europe
  • Represents new methods within the archaeological research of rock artwork, exploring matters that come with gender, shamanism, panorama, id, indigeneity, historical past and tourism, in addition to technological and methodological advances in rock paintings analyses

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