architecture of Pueblo Bonito by Neil Merton Judd

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  • Indian architecture -- North America.,
  • Pueblo Bonito (N.M.)

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Statementby Neil M. Judd.
SeriesSmithsonian miscellaneous collections -- v. 147, no. 1
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 349 p.
Number of Pages349
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16302756M

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The Architecture of Pueblo Bonito: With 81 Plates (Classic Reprint) Paperback – December 7, Author: Neil M. Judd. Indian architecture -- North America, Indian architecture, Pueblo Bonito, New Mexico, North America Publisher Washington, Smithsonian Institution Collection inlibrary; printdisabled; internetarchivebooks Digitizing sponsor Kahle/Austin Foundation Contributor Internet Archive Language EnglishPages: Architecture of Pueblo Bonito book Physical Format: Online version: Judd, Neil Merton, Architecture of Pueblo Bonito (with 81 plates).

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We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. Introduction and. Click on the article title to read by: 1. The architecture of Pueblo Bonito (with 81 plates), by Neil M. Judd Instantiates. The architecture of Pueblo Bonito (with 81 plates) Publication. Washington, Smithsonian Institution, ; Note "J " "Published under a grant from the National Geographic Society; Bibliography note Includes bibliographical references (pages ) and index.

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In front of the room, five-story great house are two large mounds that have variously been interpreted as ceremonial structures, trash mounds, or ritual architecture. The Architectural Evolution of Pueblo Bonito Neil M. Judd Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Jul13 (7) ; DOI: /pnasCited by: 2.

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Neitzel, Jill E. “Architectural Studies of Pueblo Bonito: The Past, the Present, and the Future.” In The Architecture of Chaco Canyon, edited by Stephen H. Lekson, Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, Pepper, George H. Pueblo Bonito. Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History, Vol.

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A Study of Pueblo Architecture: Tusayan and Cibola and Ceremonial of Hasjelti Dailjis and Mythical Sand Painting of the Navajo Indians. Powell, J.W. and Victor Mindeleff and james Stevenson. Published by Government Printing Office, Washington (). Pepper, George H., Pueblo Bonito, Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural Hist New York: American Museum of Natural History, Plog, Stephen, and Heitman, Carrie, “ Hierarchy and Social Inequality in the American Southwest, ad –,” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (): Mar 3, - Pueblo style architecture seeks to imitate the appearance of traditional adobe construction, though more modern materials such as brick or concrete are often substituted.

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