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Aboukir Cave, Jamaica, 54 Abri Patate, Guadeloupe, 138, 143, 145, 146 abstract designs, 29, 33, 39–40, 49–51, 80, 83, 90, 96–97, 109–111, 118, 119, 124, 125, 148, 149, 181, 211, 218, 227 African, 34, 82, 85, 86, 116;ceramics, 85; legal framework, 87;rock art production , 34, 79, 85, 217 Amazon, 14, 65, 163, 169, 170, 171, 219, 229–230, 232;native belief, 71–72, 74, 221, 230;rock art of, 169–170, 232 Amerindian, 13, 55, 74, 82, 140, 175, 178, 186, 220, 225, 227, 229, 230, 233, 238 Anamuya Petroglyph Style, Dominican Republic, 94, 110, 220 Anamuyita Rocks, Dominican Republic, 110 ancestor, 10, 15, 84, 87, 92, 128, 174;ancestor worship, 20–21;ancestral, 20, 73, 131, 169, 224, 229;dead ancestors, 11, 17, 73, 129–134, 207, 209, 221, 227;dead spirits, 66, 74, 130–131, 221 Anguilla, 5, 205, 207, 214 Anse des Galets, Guadeloupe, 44, 139, 140, 146 Anse des Pitons, St. Lucia, 154 Anse Duquerry, Guadeloupe, 139, 140, 145 Anse Rouge, Haiti, 78 anthropomorph, 10, 11, 14, 19, 20, 27, 29, 38, 49, 51, 55, 80, 83, 90, 95, 96, 98, 101, 110, 119, 125, 126, 128–132, 138– 144, 148–151, 155, 166, 167, 177–184, 195, 196, 211, 214, 217, 218, 220, 221, 226, 227, 231, 237, 238;mixed type, 55, 95, 150, 211, 227;on rock sculptures , 11;South American, 14 Antigua, 2, 205 Antilles, 14, 18, 20, 39, 41, 69, 183, 219, 229, 237, 238;rock art of, 14, 41, 109, 183–184, 198, 211, 232–233, 237–239. See also Greater Antilles;Lesser Antilles archaeo-anthropological framework, Cuba, 25, 38, 39 Archaic age, 7, 8, 9, 78, 90, 97, 102, 109, 111–112, 125, 162, 171, 214, 218, 229– 233 areyto, 10, 39, 98, 129, 132, 230. See also ceremony Arikok National Park, Aruba, 178, 185 Index Page numbers in italics refer to figures. 274 / Index arm, design, 69, 72, 73, 83, 96, 119, 139, 150, 178 Aruba, 11–12, 109, 111–112, 161, 171;geography , 5, 6, 175;legal framework, 184–185;rock art conservation, 185– 187;rock art dating, 176–177;rock art history, 175;rock art images, 175– 176, 205, 209–211, 214;rock art interpretation , 178–180, 182–184;rock art sites, 175–177, 182, 205, 207. See also Netherlands Antilles astronomy:observations, 2, 24, 36, 116, 170;ethno-astronomy, 230 Ayo, Aruba, 177, 185 Bahamas, 12–13;cultures, 13–14;geography , 5, 13;rock art, 14;rock art dating , 14, 217, 233;rock art execution techniques,15;rock art future research, 20–21;rock art images, 14, 205;rock art interpretation, 15–18, 20;rock art site descriptions, 15–20;rock art sites, 14–15, 205, 207, 211 Bahamian archipelago, 3, 6, 14, 15;geography , 5, 13. See also Bahamas;Turks and Caicos ball court, 45, 73, 128, 132, 136, 158, 207, 219, 238;characterization of, 10, 118; rock art of;40, 42, 79, 116–118, 126– 127, 139, 207, 220. See also plaza Bananier River, Guadeloupe, 138, 139 Bassin Caraïbe, Guadeloupe, 139 Bassin Zim, Haiti, 44, 79, 82, 84 Beach Cave, Bahamas, 20 behique/shaman, 11, 17, 39, 48, 55, 57, 66, 67, 69–70, 72–74, 83, 97–98, 179, 186, 209, 221, 222, 226, 237 Belmont,Tortola, British Virgin Islands, 117, 122, 127, 132 body, design, 1, 14, 17, 49–50, 68, 70, 72– 73, 84, 104, 119, 122–127, 130–132, 139, 141–142, 144, 149–150, 152, 154– 155, 176, 178, 207, 218, 227, 231–232 Bohoc/Colladère, Haiti, 79, 84 Bonaire, 11–12, 111–112, 183;cultures, 162–163;geography, 5–6;rock art conservation, 172–174;rock art dating , 171, 214;rock art history, 161– 162;rock art images, 163, 209, 214; rock art interpretation, 168–171, 183– 184, 207;rock art site descriptions, 163–168;rock art sites, 163, 205, 207. See also Netherlands Antilles Botany Bay, St.Thomas, U. S.Virgin Islands , 116, 117, 122, 127 boulder, rock art location, 26, 47, 58–62, 67, 70, 80, 84, 94, 110, 117–118, 126– 128, 131, 139–142, 144, 148, 149, 152, 155–156, 165–166, 176–177, 188, 193, 207, 218, 220, 238 Bridge Cave, Dominican Republic, 98 British Virgin Islands, 117, 205;geography , 5, 117. See also Virgin Islands Byndloss Mountain, Jamaica, 49 caciazgo. See chiefdom cacique/chief, 10–11, 17, 54, 73, 79, 81, 84, 86, 92, 129–132 Caguana ball court/rock art site, Puerto Rico...

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9780817381592
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9780817355302
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679303852
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304
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2014-01-01
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English
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