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Title Transforming the landscape : rock art and the Mississippian cosmos / edited by Carol Diaz-Granados, Jan Simek, George Sabo III, and Mark Wagner.
Imprint Oxford ; Havertown, PA : Oxbow Books, [2018]


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Description 1 online resource (xv, 272 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps
Series American landscapes
American Landscapes (Series)
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 250-264) and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Print version record.
Subject Indians of North America -- East (U.S.) -- Antiquities.
Petroglyphs -- East (U.S.)
Rock paintings -- East (U.S.)
East (U.S.) -- Antiquities.
Mississippian culture.
Mississippian art.
Indian cosmology.
East United States.
Contents Materiality and cultural landscapes in Native America / George Sabo and Jan Simek -- Missouri: West Mississippi River Valley. The Big Five petroglyph sites: their place on the landscape and relation to their creators / James R. Duncan and Carol Diaz-Granados ; Landscape, cosmology, and the Old Woman: a strong feminine presence / James R. Duncan and Carol Diaz-Granados -- Arkansas: Ozark Escarpment west of the Mississippi River. Petroglyphs, portals, and people along the Eastern Ozark Escarpment, Arkansas / George Sabo III, Jerry E. Hilliard, Jami J. Lockhart, and Leslie C. Walker -- Illinois: East Mississippi River Valley. Transformed spaces: a landscape approach to the rock art of Illinois / Mark J. Wagner, Kayeleigh Sharp, and Jonathan Remo -- Appalachian Plateau. Prehistoric rock art, social boundaries, and cultural landscapes on the Cumberland Plateau of southeast North America / Jan F. Simek, Alan Cressler, and B. Bart Henson -- Appalachian Mountains. Betwixt And between: the occurrence of petroglyphs between townhouses of the living and townhouses of spirit beings in northern Georgia and western North Carolina / Johannes Loubser, Scott Ashcraft, James Wettstaed.
Other Author Diaz-Granados, Carol, 1943- editor.
Simek, Jan F., editor.
Sabo, George, editor.
Wagner, Mark J., editor.
Other Title Print version: Transforming the landscape. Oxford ; Havertown, PA : Oxbow Books, [2018] 1785706284