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The Architecture of Chaco Canyon, New Mexico

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Published by University of Utah Press .
Written in English


  • Social Science,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Sociology,
  • Archaeology,
  • General,
  • Social Science / Archaeology,
  • Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies,
  • Chaco Canyon,
  • Chaco architecture,
  • Chaco culture,
  • Congresses,
  • New Mexico

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages312
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8085894M
ISBN 100874808464
ISBN 109780874808469

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  The Architecture of Chaco Canyon, New Mexico (Chaco Canyon Series) (Book) Book Details. ISBN. Title. The Architecture of Chaco Canyon, New Mexico (Chaco Canyon Series) Author. Lekson, Stephen H. Publisher. University of Utah Press. Publication Date. Buy This Book. $ plus shipping $ free shipping :// ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Series from jacket. Based on a conference held Sept. Oct. 3, at University of New Mexico, Albuquerque and at Chaco :// Get this from a library! The architecture of Chaco Canyon, New Mexico. [Stephen H Lekson;] -- The structures of Chaco Canyon, built by native peoples between AD and , are among the most compelling ancient monuments on earth. Recognized as a World Heritage Site, these magnificent ruins   The architecture of Chaco Canyon, New Mexico. Ed. by Stephen H. Lekson. U. of Utah Press pages $ Hardcover E99 Lekson (anthropology, Museum of Natural History, U. of Colorado, Boulder) assembles eight essays on the architecture of the ruins at Chaco ://+architecture+of.

  The Architecture Of Chaco Canyon, New Mexico Stephen H. Lekson, editor University of Utah Press East South Campus Drive, #, Salt Lake City, UT , $ +Architecture+Of.   TEXT #1: Introduction Great Pueblo Architecture Of Chaco Canyon New Mexico By Roger Hargreaves - # Last Version Great Pueblo Architecture Of Chaco Canyon New Mexico #, pueblo bonito is an important ancestral puebloan anasazi site and one of the largest great   Chaco Canyon, in northwestern New Mexico, was a great Pueblo center of the eleventh and twelfth centuries A.D. (figures and ; refer to plate 2). Its ruins represent a decisive time and place in the his-tory of “Anasazi,” or Ancestral Pueblo peoples. Events at Chaco trans-formed the Pueblo world, with philosophical and practical   Pueblo Bonito from the Pueblo Alto trail. David Six. The Center of Chacoan Culture. For all the wild beauty of Chaco Canyon's high-desert landscape, its long winters, short growing seasons, and marginal rainfall create an unlikely place for a major center of ancestral Puebloan culture to

  Chaco Canyon, sprawled in the desert of northwestern New Mexico and uninhabited since the twelfth century, is one of North America's richest archaeological zones. This lavishly illustrated book is the first complete account of Chacoan archaeology, from the discovery of the ruins by Spanish soldiers in the seventeenth century through the   Editorial Reviews "The Architecture of Chaco Canyon, New Mexico is a work of superb scholarship and a highly recommended contribution to any academic library's Native American Studies and pre-Columbian archaeology studies reference collections."--Midwest Book Review "This volume gives new insights and perspectives that bring us much closer to the answers than ever before."—   Chaco Canyon is a famous archaeological area in the American Southwest. It is located in the region known as the Four Corners, where the states of Utah, Colorado, Arizona, and New Mexico meet. This region was historically occupied by Ancestral Puebloan people (better known as Anasazi) and is now part of the Chaco Culture National Historical ://   practical great pueblo architecture of chaco canyon new mexico book read reviews from worlds largest community for readers the structures of chaco canyon buil a great house is a large multi storied ancestral puebloan structure they were built between