The Rock Art of Africa

The Rock Art of Africa

by A.R. Willcox


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781138816091
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 10/23/2014
Series: Routledge Library Editions: Archaeology Series
Pages: 332
Product dimensions: 7.50(w) x 9.75(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword J. Desmond Clark 1. Historical Introduction 2. The Study of Rock Art – Aims and Problems 3. Terms and Techniques 4. Africa – the Background, Physical and Climate 5. The Peopling of the Art Regions 6. The Maghreb and Sahara 7. Bovidean Outliers: The Horn of Africa, Kenya, Southern Sudan and West Africa 8. The Central African Art Zone 9. The Central Tanzanian Sub-Region 10. The Southern African Art Zone 11. Art Sub-Region 1: Zimbabwe and North-East Transvaal 12. The Tsodilo Hills 13. Art Sub-Region 2: South-West Africa/ Namibia 14. Art Sub-Region 3: Southern and South-Western Cape 15. Art Sub-Region 4: Drakensberg-Maluti Massif and Surrounding Areas 16. Art Sub-Region 5: The Northern Cape 17. Art Sub-Region 6: South-West Transvaal and Adjoining Areas 18. The Mobiliary Art 19. The Non-Representational Art 20. The Handprints 21. The Overall Picture 22. Problems and Possibilities 23. The Raisons d’etre

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