ROCK ART OF THE DREAMTIME: Images of Ancient Australia

By: Flood, Josephine

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xii, + 372pp., intext illustrations throughout: colour plates, b/white halftone plates and line drawings. Book clean and square. Spine firm, minor short raised creases there-on. Colour-illustrated card wrapper slightly pressure-marked only. Textblock unmarked. This book is "the first new overview of Australian Aboriginal rock art written by an archaeologist for nearly forty years (taking) the reader on an exciting journey through pre-history to give us a glimpse into a world very different from our own, when now-extinct giant creatures were common. They are portrayed in rock art, together with scenes of hunting, fishing, ceremonial activities . . . " Contents include: Prelims., Preface, Acks., 11 chapters, Notes, Glossary, Index. More. Book weight approx. 940g. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.

Title: ROCK ART OF THE DREAMTIME: Images of Ancient Australia

Author Name: Flood, Josephine

Categories: Australian Aboriginal History, Australian History,

Edition: First Edition, First Impression

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W., Australia, Angus and Robertson: 1997

ISBN Number: 0207189080

ISBN Number 13: 9780207189081

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good +

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 013146

Keywords: Aborigines, Australia, History, Rock Art, Rock Paintings (Australia), Travel and Description, Flood, Josephine