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New directions in American archaeoastronomy

International Congress of Americanists (46th 1988 Amsterdam, Netherlands)

New directions in American archaeoastronomy

proceedings

by International Congress of Americanists (46th 1988 Amsterdam, Netherlands)

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Published by B.A.R. in Oxford, England .
Written in English

    Places:
  • America
    • Subjects:
    • Archaeoastronomy -- Congresses.,
    • Indian astronomy -- Congresses.,
    • Indians -- Antiquities -- Congresses.,
    • Maya astronomy -- Congresses.,
    • Mayas -- Antiquities -- Congresses.,
    • America -- Antiquities -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement46 International Congress of Americanists, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1988 ; edited by Anthony F. Aveni.
      GenreCongresses.
      SeriesBAR international series ;, 454
      ContributionsAveni, Anthony F.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE59.A8 I58 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 198 p. :
      Number of Pages198
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2261934M
      ISBN 100860545830
      LC Control Number89144251

      Archaeoastronomy 26 (): S1-S Esteban, C. "Orientations of Pre-Islamic Temples in Northwest Africa." Archaeoastronomy. 26 (): SS Henriksson, G. "Archaeoastronomy: New Trends in the Field, with Methods and Result." Journal of Radioanalytical . Archaeoastronomy. Cosmology. Early observatories. Resources. Archaeoastronomy, a word combination of the fields archeology and astronomy, is the study of pre-scientific peoples ’ relation to the sky as part of their natural environment. As a formal investigation, the field of archaeoastronomy is relatively young, having begun only in the s.

      Archaeoastronomy is the “science of stars and stones”. It is an interdisciplinary science in between architecture, archaeology, and astronomy. It studies the relationships between the ancient monuments and the sky, in order to gain a better understanding of the ideas of the architects of the past and of their religious and symbolic ment: hours/week. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Archaeoastronomy in the New World: American Primitive Astronomy (, Paperback) at the best online prices at .

      Morien Institute Astro-Archaeology & Archaeoastronomy News Archive - studies of ancient skywatching indicating that many ancient civilisations were pre-occupied with events in the solar system. Many of those societies of antiquity were destroyed by cosmic impacts of cometary debris, asteroids, comets and meteorites. Stonehenge and other megalithic observatories were designed as meteor storm. A group of amateur archaeo-astronomers in Chile. With documents about archaeoastronomy in general and in South America, as well as links. Introduction to Archaeoastronomy (CD-ROM) Institute for Interdisciplinary Studies (INFIS) Including information on archaeoastronomy. Kintraw; Knowth.


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