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Prehistoric rock art

Paul G. Bahn

Prehistoric rock art

polemics and progress

by Paul G. Bahn

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Published by Cambridge University Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementPaul G. Bahn
SeriesRhind Lectures -- 2006, Rhind lectures -- 2006.
ContributionsSociety of Antiquaries of Scotland
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGN799.P4 B34 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 222 p. :
Number of Pages222
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24383206M
ISBN 100521192781, 0521140870
ISBN 109780521192781, 9780521140874
LC Control Number2010002802
OCLC/WorldCa503594841

Supersized Rock Art We are featuring some of the large prehistoric rock art found around the globe, as well as standing stones (menhirs), dolmens, propped boulders, petroforms and geoglyphs. Megalith structures can weigh upwards of hundreds of tons.


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