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By Timothy P McCleary

ISBN-10: 1629580155

ISBN-13: 9781629580159

This soaking up quantity examines the cultural position of rock paintings for the Apsáalooke, or Crow, humans of the northern nice Plains. Their vast rock artwork constructed in the altering cultural lifetime of the tribe. person wisdom and which means of rock artwork panels, notwithstanding, is predicated as a lot on collective thoughts of panorama because it does on shared thoughts of ancient Crow tradition. utilizing this concept as a spotlight, this book:-introduces Plains Indian rock artwork of the nineteenth century as we all know approximately it from its personal stylistic conventions, ethnographic information, and ancient accounts;-investigates the modern Crow discourse approximately rock artwork and its position in the cultural panorama and archaeological record;-argues that cultural innovations of house and position are basic to the best way rock artwork is mentioned, skilled and interpreted.

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