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The Resource Cairns : messengers in stone, David B. Williams

Cairns : messengers in stone, David B. Williams

Label
Cairns : messengers in stone
Title
Cairns
Title remainder
messengers in stone
Statement of responsibility
David B. Williams
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An exploration of the history, meaning, and use of cairns (piled or stacked stones) around the world, from ancient to current times
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, David B.
Dewey number
659.13/42
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GT3910
LC item number
.W55 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cairns
  • Waymarks
  • Signs and signboards
Label
Cairns : messengers in stone, David B. Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 148-154) and index
Contents
Cairns on the trail -- The geology of cairns -- The ecology of cairns -- Age dating a cairn -- Burial cairns from the bronze age -- Trailside shrines -- Expedition cairns -- Stacking stones -- Cairns, a world tour
Control code
ocn793339973
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
158 p.
Isbn
9781594856815
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012012632
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)793339973
Label
Cairns : messengers in stone, David B. Williams
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 148-154) and index
Contents
Cairns on the trail -- The geology of cairns -- The ecology of cairns -- Age dating a cairn -- Burial cairns from the bronze age -- Trailside shrines -- Expedition cairns -- Stacking stones -- Cairns, a world tour
Control code
ocn793339973
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
158 p.
Isbn
9781594856815
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012012632
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)793339973

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