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Petroglyphs of the Kansas Smoky Hills
Petroglyphs of the Kansas Smoky Hills
Buchanan, Rex, 1953- author.
Physical Description:
viii, 209 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), map ; 29 cm
General Note:
"This is primarily a book of photographs of carvings made in sandstone.... The text describes these carvings and discusses what is known about them." (Preface)
Preface -- An overview -- Horses and people : Plymouth Township, Russell County (14RU317) -- Bird in a rock shelter : Mulberry Township, Ellsworth County (14EW40) -- Dakota cave : Mulberry Township, Ellsworth County (14EW33) -- Anthropomorphs : Carneiro Township, Ellsworth County (14EW14) -- Bison and people : Lincoln Township, Ellsworth County (14EW401) -- Bluff above the Smoky Hill River : Empire Township, Ellsworth County (14EW1) -- Horses, handprints, enigmatic figure : Ash Creek Township, Ellsworth County (14EW406) -- Animals, people, geometric figures : Ash Creek Township, Ellsworth County (14EW17) -- Single glyph : Green Garden Township, Ellsworth County (14EW41) -- Shield at spring : Galt Township, Rice County (14RC10) -- Intaglio : Mitchell Township, Rice County (14RC102) -- Birds, lines on bluff : Mitchell Township, Rice County (14RC333) -- Circles, triangles : Galt Township, Rice County (114RC11) -- Challenges -- A note on the photographs.
Bibliographical References:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-207) and index.
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