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By Roelof van Straten, Patricia de Man (trans)

ISBN-10: 1136614028

ISBN-13: 9781136614026

For the 1st time in English, on hand in a single resource, "An advent to Iconography" explains the methods artists use references and allusions to create that means. The ebook provides the historic, theoretical, and useful features of iconography and ICONCLASS, the great iconographical indexing method built by means of Henri van de Waal. issues akin to the heritage of iconography, personification, allegory, and logos obtain exact emphasis. additional positive aspects comprise annotated bibliographies of books and magazine articles from worldwide which are linked to iconographic study. This accomplished advisor, with its greater than 60 illustrations, deals a readable and prepared resource for the topic.

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Speaker One: General E. S. Godfrey II (in whiteface) All the accounts by the hostiles say there was no organized closequarter fighting (Godfrey, 2004, p. 305). Speaker Two: Robert M. Utley The Indian hordes melted away into the night (1962/1998, p. 26). Speaker One: Coyote 2 (in whiteface) Oh, who were they talking to? Hordes? Hostiles? Speaker Two: General E. S. Godfrey III It is difficult to imagine what the bodies looked like . . all of them, except a few, were stripped of their clothing . .

Speaker Two: Sherman Alexie Bad news travels fast! Speaker One: Coyote 1 You can’t keep a good story down! Speaker Two: James Welch Word of the Custer disaster ruined the Great Philadelphia Exposition. Speaker One: Coyote 2 What a doggone shame! Those thoughtless Indians spoiling a white man’s party. Imagine that. Indeed. Speaker Two: Local Journalist The Bismarck Tribune carried the first account. Its correspondent Mark Kellogg, who called the Indians “the red devils,” was killed, along with Custer (Welch, 1994, p.

175, 176). Speaker One: Mr. Gerard, the interpreter On the hill were forty-two dead bodies and forty-two dead horses. It was terribly hot. The stench of bloody, bloated dead bodies was overpowering (Scott, Fox, Connor, & Harmon, 1989, p. 21). A Good Day to Die 53 Speaker Two: General “One Star” Alfred Terry (in whiteface) On June 27, Custer and his troops had been dead forty-eight hours. Over the next two days we hastily buried the bodies, as best we could. Each man was buried at or close to the spot where he fell.

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