Bahn's Prehistoric Rock Art PDF

By Bahn

Paul G. Bahn presents a richly illustrated evaluation of prehistoric rock paintings and cave artwork from world wide. Summarizing the hot advances in our figuring out of this striking visible list, he discusses new discoveries, new methods to recording and interpretation, and present difficulties in conservation. Bahn focuses specifically on present matters within the interpretation of rock paintings, significantly the 'shamanic' interpretation that has been influential lately and that he refutes. This booklet is predicated at the Rhind Lectures that the writer brought for the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland in 2006.

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