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Title:
From black land to fifth sun : the science of sacred sites
Author:
Fagan, Brian M.
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Publication Information:
Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley, [1998]

©1998
Physical Description:
viii, 403 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
The archaeology of the intangible -- Dark caves, obscure visions -- San artists in southern Africa -- Fertility and death -- Power and the ancestors -- Avebury : landscapes of the ancestors -- Stonehenge and the idea of time -- Two livings : agriculture and religion -- The moundbuilders of eastern North America -- The bull beneath the earth -- A shrine at Phylakopi -- Divine kings along the Nile -- Xunantunich : "The maiden of the rock" -- The world of the fifth sun.
Reading Level:
1300 Lexile.
Subject Term:

ISBN:
9780201959918
Format :
Book

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