By Baker H. Morrow, V. B. Price, Robert C. Heyder
Anasazi structure and American layout is a trip via Chaco Canyon and Mesa Verde with major southwestern archaeologists, historians, architects, panorama architects, artists, and concrete planners as publications. In 16 chapters, the volume's twenty-two essayists establish Anasazi development and cultural good points on the topic of layout and placement making plans, cosmography, mythology, and ecology, then expertly stability their observations of earlier architectural and cultural achievements with feedback and proposals for layout practices within the present.Among the participants are Santa Clara Pueblo architectural theorist Rina Swentzell; architects Tony Anella and Stephen Schreiber; historian Richard Ellis; artwork historian J. J. Brody; archaeologists Stephen Lekson, David Stuart, Michael Marshall, John Stein, and Dabney Ford; city planners Theodore Jojola, Judith Suiter, Stephen Dent, Barbara Coleman, and Paul Lusk; and artist Anna Sofaer, founding father of the Solstice undertaking.
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The first, its association with four other events that were celebrated at Mesa Verde in the spring of 1991: International Museum Day, the seventy-fifth anniversary of the United States National Park Service, the eighty-fifth anniversary of the establishment of Mesa Verde National Park, and the Nordenskiold Centennial Exhibition, which was inaugurated at the park following the symposium. The second, the extraordinarily diverse and multidisciplinary character of the symposium's participants. These two facts provide my thematic base.
Lekson 27 4 Power and Efficiency in Eastern Anasazi Architecture: A Case of Multiple Evolutionary Trajectories David E. Stuart 36 5 A Planners' Primer: Lessons from Chaco Stephen D. Dent and Barbara Coleman 53 6 The Chacoan Roads: A Cosmological Interpretation Michael P Marshall 62 Part Three: Stone and Mortar in the Service of the Imagination 7 Engineering Feats of the Anasazi: Buildings, Roads, and Dams Stephen D. Schreiber 77 Page x 8 The Primary Architecture of the Chacoan Culture: A Cosmological Expression Anna Sofaer 88 9 High Noon in Old Bonito: Sun, Shadow, and the Geometry of the Chaco Complex John R.