Houses Beneath the Rocks: The Anasazi of Canyon de Chelly and Navajo Natl Monument

Houses Beneath the Rocks: The Anasazi of Canyon de Chelly and Navajo Natl Monument

by David Noble
     
 
Essays by noted archaeologists and historians that help give some insight into the Anasazi inhabitants and their way of life, along with useful information on the recurring patterns and motifs in the rock art, and photographs and descriptions of basketry, textiles, hides, wooden and bone implements, wild plant and animal foods from the cliff dwellings.

Overview

Essays by noted archaeologists and historians that help give some insight into the Anasazi inhabitants and their way of life, along with useful information on the recurring patterns and motifs in the rock art, and photographs and descriptions of basketry, textiles, hides, wooden and bone implements, wild plant and animal foods from the cliff dwellings.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780941270724
Publisher:
Smith, Gibbs Publisher
Publication date:
07/20/1992
Edition description:
1st Ancient City Press ed
Pages:
57
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.15(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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TSE YAA KIN: Houses Beneath the Rock by Jeffrey S. Dean

Remote and Enigmatic, cliff dwellings epitomize the romance of southwestern archaeology. Concealed in the shafowed recesses of lonely canyons or nestled at the bases of high, wind-swept mesas, cliff dwellings exude an aura of exotic mystery.

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