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Prehistoric astronomy in Puerto Rico

Angel Rodriguez Alvarez

Prehistoric astronomy in Puerto Rico

Caguana Ceremonial Center : a potential astronomical observatory

by Angel Rodriguez Alvarez

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Published in [San Juan, Puerto Rico?] : A. R. Alvarez .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Caguana Site (P.R.),
  • Puerto Rico,
  • Puerto Rico.
    • Subjects:
    • Indians of the West Indies -- Puerto Rico -- Antiquities.,
    • Indians of the West Indies -- Puerto Rico -- Rites and ceremonies.,
    • Archaeoastronomy -- Puerto Rico.,
    • Astronomical observatories -- Puerto Rico -- History.,
    • Caguana Site (P.R.)

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 10-12).

      StatementAngel Rodriguez Alvarez.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1969 .R63 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination12 p., [32] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3965312M
      LC Control Number2001270171
      OCLC/WorldCa47106881

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