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A Field guide to rock art symbols of the greater Southwest

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Published by Johnson Books in Boulder .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southwest, New
    • Subjects:
    • Indians of North America -- Southwest, New -- Antiquities -- Guidebooks,
    • Rock paintings -- Southwest, New -- Guidebooks,
    • Southwest, New -- Antiquities -- Guidebooks

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-242) and index.

      Other titlesRock art symbols.
      Statement[compiled by] Alex Patterson.
      ContributionsPatterson, Alex.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE78.S7 F54 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 256 p. :
      Number of Pages256
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1700532M
      ISBN 101555660916
      LC Control Number92000883

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