Rock Art

The Meanings and Myths Behind Ancient Ruins in the Southwest and Beyond

Book Description

Rock Art explores the fascinating history of ancient human-made stone markings that have puzzled historians and hikers alike for centuries. What is rock art, and who created these mysterious symbols, many of which are similar across disparate and long-forgotten cultures? How was rock art made—and, more importantly, why? These questions and more are addressed in this comprehensive guide, complete with full-color images.

About Green, Stewart M.

Stewart Green has been one of America’s top climbing and adventure photographers for over twentyfive years, and his photographs have appeared in many publications and books including Climbing, Rock and Ice, Outside, National Motorist, On The Edge, Alp, Sierra, and many others. He is also the author and photographer of many books for FalconGuides and Globe Pequot Press. He lives in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

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