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The Resource An Animate Landscape : Rock Art and the Prehistory of Kilmartin, Argyll, Scotland

An Animate Landscape : Rock Art and the Prehistory of Kilmartin, Argyll, Scotland

Label
An Animate Landscape : Rock Art and the Prehistory of Kilmartin, Argyll, Scotland
Title
An Animate Landscape
Title remainder
Rock Art and the Prehistory of Kilmartin, Argyll, Scotland
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Kilmartin landscape in western Scotland is widely regarded as Scotland's richest prehistoric landscape. It contains a number of barrow cemeteries, stone alignments, stone circles and a henge. With over 250 individual rock art sites, it also has the greatest concentration of prehistoric rock art in the British Isles and some of the most impressive rock art sites. An Animate Landscape contains the results of a major research project that included excavations of two sites, Torbhlaren and Ormaig, and the analysis of radiocarbon dates to produce a more coherent chronological context, as well as
Cataloging source
MHW
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Jones, Andrew Meirion
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • O'Connor, Blaze
  • Freedman, Davina
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Archaeology
  • Historic sites
  • Antiquities, Prehistoric
  • Petroglyphs
  • Art, Prehistoric
  • Kilmartin (Scotland)
  • Scotland
  • Scotland
  • Antiquities, Prehistoric
  • Art, Prehistoric
  • Prehistoric peoples
  • Rock paintings
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Archaeology
  • Antiquities
  • Antiquities, Prehistoric
  • Archaeology
  • Art, Prehistoric
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Historic sites
  • Petroglyphs
  • Scotland
  • Scotland
Label
An Animate Landscape : Rock Art and the Prehistory of Kilmartin, Argyll, Scotland
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; List of Figures; List of Tables; Contributors; Major Contributors; Synopsis; Foreign Language Synopses; Preface; 1. Encountering Rock Art; 2. From Geology to Microtopography: rock artand the rock surface; 3. Fieldwork and Excavation at Torbhlaren: Tiger Rock; 4. Excavations at Torbhlaren: Lion Rock; 5. Landscapes and Landscape Dynamics at Torbhlaren; 6. Lithics, Landscape and Performance; 7. Torbhlaren in Context; 8. Rock Art and the Kilmartin landscape; 9. An Animate Landscape I: rock art and the evolutionof the Kilmartin landscape
  • 10. An Animate Landscape II: the sacred geographyof prehistoric Kilmartin11. Kilmartin in Context I: Kilmartin and the rock artof prehistoric Scotland; 12. Kilmartin in Context II: connections with the wider world; Coda Animating Landscapes; Appendix A. The Experience of Manufacturing Rock Art; Appendix B. Soil Micromorphology of the Platform at Tiger Rock; Bibliography
Control code
ocn845252167
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (385 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781905119738
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv13dsj0q
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)845252167
Label
An Animate Landscape : Rock Art and the Prehistory of Kilmartin, Argyll, Scotland
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; List of Figures; List of Tables; Contributors; Major Contributors; Synopsis; Foreign Language Synopses; Preface; 1. Encountering Rock Art; 2. From Geology to Microtopography: rock artand the rock surface; 3. Fieldwork and Excavation at Torbhlaren: Tiger Rock; 4. Excavations at Torbhlaren: Lion Rock; 5. Landscapes and Landscape Dynamics at Torbhlaren; 6. Lithics, Landscape and Performance; 7. Torbhlaren in Context; 8. Rock Art and the Kilmartin landscape; 9. An Animate Landscape I: rock art and the evolutionof the Kilmartin landscape
  • 10. An Animate Landscape II: the sacred geographyof prehistoric Kilmartin11. Kilmartin in Context I: Kilmartin and the rock artof prehistoric Scotland; 12. Kilmartin in Context II: connections with the wider world; Coda Animating Landscapes; Appendix A. The Experience of Manufacturing Rock Art; Appendix B. Soil Micromorphology of the Platform at Tiger Rock; Bibliography
Control code
ocn845252167
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (385 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781905119738
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv13dsj0q
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)845252167

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