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Petroglyphs and Pictographs of Utah

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Copyright: 1984
Trim: 8½ x 11
Pages: 256 pp.
Illustrations: 348 illus., 2 maps

PAPER
978-0-87480-829-2
$24.95
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Petroglyphs and Pictographs of Utah

Volume One: The East and Northeast

Kenneth B. Castleton

Utah

Profusely illustrated with photographs and drawings from hundreds of sites, these two volumes are among the most complete records of Utah rock art available. Volume One covers sites in eastern Utah, from the Capitol Reef/Canyonlands area to the Uinta Mountains, and emphasizes art from the Fremont culture.


Kenneth B. Castleton is Emeritus Professor and Dean of Medicine of the University of Utah. Upon retirement, he began an avocational study of Utah rock art, an avocation that soon became a vocation. He systematically visited all the rock art panels in Utah, undertaking this research with a high level of thoroughness gained from his scientific background. Castleton served as trustee of the Associates of the Utah Museum of Natural History for six years, two of those as President. In 1977, he was elected an honorary life trustee.



Table of Contents:

Publisher's preface
Foreword by Dr. Jesse D. Jennings
Acknowledgments
Illustrations
Glossary
Introduction

1. Rock Art
2. The Uinta Basin
3. The Capital Reef Area
4. The Moab Area

Appendix
References
Index of sites
Index of sites addition

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