Icons of power : feline symbolism in the Americas /

Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Saunders, Nicholas J.
Format: Book
Published: London ; New York : Routledge, 1998.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: icons of power / Nicholas J. Saunders
  • The lord, the ruler: jaguar symbolism in the Americas / Elizabeth P. Benson
  • The felidae in Pre-Columbian Panama: a thematic approach to their imagery and symbolism / Richard Cooke
  • Feline symbolism and material culture in prehistoric Colombia / Anne Legast
  • The jaguar of the backward glance / Alana Cordy-Collins
  • Paragon or peril: the jaguar in Amazonian Indian society / Peter G. Roe
  • Felines, patronyms, and the history of the Araucanians in the Southern Andes / Tom D. Dillehay
  • Mountain lions and pueblo shrines in the American Southwest / James H. Gunnerson
  • Long-tail: the panther in Huron-Wyandot and Seneca myth, ritual, and material culture / George R. Hamell.