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This special advisor presents a creative and archaeological trip deep into human historical past, exploring the petroglyphic and pictographic sorts of rock paintings produced through the earliest people to modern peoples round the world.

  • Summarizes the range of perspectives on historical rock paintings from prime foreign scholars
  • Includes new discoveries and study, illustrated with over one hundred sixty photographs (including 30 colour plates) from significant rock paintings 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 extensively foreign in scope, settling on rock artwork from North and South the United States, Australia, the Pacific, Africa, India, Siberia and Europe
  • Represents new techniques within the archaeological examine of rock paintings, exploring matters that come with gender, shamanism, panorama, id, indigeneity, history and tourism, in addition to technological and methodological advances in rock artwork analyses

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