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Orliac, Catherine and Orliac, Michel
Easter Island: Mystery of the Stone Giants
translated from the French by Paul G. Bahn
Gaillmard, 1988 [in French]; Harry N. Abrams Discoveries, 1995
144 pp., profusely illustrated in colour and b&w
LC 94-77945
ISBN 0-8109-2834-5

Keywords:
houses of worship, funerary-cemetery-burial sites, symbolic landscaping, religion, myth, cosmology, religious iconography, ancient, medieval, Pacific Islands

Comment:
All of the books in the digest-sized Harry Abrams Discoveries series on the history of archaeology suffer from very small type, but each volume is lavishly illustrated, well written, and beautifully designed, and the archival prints and photographs are well worth the price.


Osmen, Sarah Ann
Sacred Places: A Journey Into the Holiest Lands
St. Martin's Press, 1990
colour illustrations
ISBN 0-312-03513-6

Keywords:
natural sacred sites, megaliths, mounds, petroglyphs, houses of worship, funerary-cemetery-burial sites, vernacular architecture, archaeoastronomical observatories, astro-calendrical devices, labyrinths, symbolic landscaping, ley lines, feng shui, religion, myth, folklore, cosmology, religious iconography, occultism, UFOs, Atlantis, prehistoric, ancient, medieval, renaissance, modern, Africa, Asia, Australia, Crete, Egypt, Europe, Greece, Meso-America, Middle East, North America, Pacific Islands, Rome, South America, world survey

Comment:
One of the worst books ever published on this subject. CY

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