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Author Smith, Kevin E.

Title Speaking with the ancestors [electronic resource] : Mississippian stone statuary of the Tennessee-Cumberland region / Kevin E. Smith and James V. Miller.

Imprint Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, c2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xvii, 234 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [215]-228) and index.
Contents Mississippian stone sculpture -- Tennessee-Cumberland style Mississippian stone statuary -- The middle Tennessee heartland -- The north Georgia heartland -- The Tennessee periphery -- Ohio and Mississippi Valley statuary -- The statuary complex and ancestor veneration -- Appendix A. Tabular summaries of statue characteristics -- Appendix B. Two fakes and some odds and ends.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Mississippian culture -- Tennessee River Valley.
Mississippian culture -- Cumberland River Valley (Ky. and Tenn.)
Figurines, Prehistoric -- Tennessee River Valley.
Figurines, Prehistoric -- Cumberland River Valley (Ky. and Tenn.)
Stone carving -- Tennessee River Valley.
Stone carving -- Cumberland River Valley (Ky. and Tenn.)
Tennessee River Valley -- Antiquities.
Cumberland River Valley (Ky. and Tenn.) -- Antiquities.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Miller, James V., 1939-2008.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780817315955 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780817354657 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780817382384 (electronic bk.)

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