The Oasis papers 2 : proceedings of the Second International Conference of the Dakhleh Oasis Project /
edited by Marcia F. Wiseman ; production editor, Bruce E. Parr ; contributing authors, Arthur C. Aufderheide ... [et al.].
Oxford : Oxbow, c2008.
158 p. : ill., maps, plans ; 31 cm.
1842171275 (hbk.), 9781842171271 (hbk.)
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These volumes will be an important reference for anyone interested in the history and archaeology of the Oasis.'
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Reference & Research Book News, August 2009
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Bowker Data Service Summary
These 14 papers include discussions of the most recent archaelogical work in the Dakhleh Oasis, covering topics such as the environment, archaeology and conservation.
Long Description
This volume of fourteen papers covers the environment, archaeology and conservation of the Dakhleh Oasis, as presented at the Second International Conference of this long-running project (held in Toronto, 1997). Four abstracts from papers not submitted to the published volume are also included, as is the original conference programme.
Table of Contents
New developments in Pleistocene Art 2000-2004
Rock art studies in northernmost Europe, 2000-2004
The postglacial art of the Iberian Peninsula, 2000-2004
What's new in the Sahara? (2000-2004)
Rock art research in Egypt, 2000-2004
Legacy of rock art studies in Saudi Arabia
Rock art studies in northern Russia and the Far East, 2000-2004
Rock art research in the Far East, 2000-2004
Rock art in Australia 2000-2004: research, management and conservation
What is new in Polynesian rock art research?
North American rock art research 2000-2004
Rock art research in Canada. A brief history and update
Rock art research in west and northern Mexico (2000-2004)
Rock art research in eastern Mesoamerica and lower central America: 2000-2004
Rock art investigations in soutern Ecuador
New research into rock art in Peru (2000-2004)
Rock art studies in Bolivia, 2000-2004
Rock art research in Brazil, 2000-2004: a critical evaluation
Art on the rocks: Argentina 2000-2004
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