Aboriginal rock art: a vast gallery, the work of 1500 generations. ;The island continent of Australia contains the largest continuous record of human artistic expression in history. Here is a beautifully illustrated and comprehensive introduction to this ancient art and its archaeology from Mike Morwood, an experienced and respected authority.
ForewordAcknowledgmentsIntroduction1. Aboriginal archaeology in context2. Australian Aboriginal rock art3. Australian rock art research: an historical overview4. How we study Australian Aboriginal art5. A question of time: dating Australian rock art6. Subject analyses7. Structural analyses8. Case study: central Queensland highlands 9. Case study: north Queensland highlands10. Case study: southeast Cape York Peninsula11. A future for the past: conservation of rock artGlossaryNotesBibliographyIllustrationsIndex
Number Of Pages: 360
Published: 21st December 2012
Publisher: Allen & Unwin