Author: David Fontana
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Keywords: symbols, meanings, key, visual, secret, language
Number of Pages: 256
Published: 2003-02-01
List price: $8.95
ISBN-10: 0811838218
ISBN-13: 9780811838214

In this highly readable and vividly illustrated book, best-selling author David Fontana traces the origins of hundreds of symbols and symbol systems that have impacted human culture, art, history, literature, and even dreams. From chakras and the I Ching to the tarot and the zodiac, from mythical beasts to magical numbers, these are the symbols that shape consciousness. Visual artists, students, and soul searchers of every stripe will want to deepen their knowledge of these intriguing icons. Now in a compact and handy size, it’s more practical than ever for both reference and inspiration.

Author: Dean L. Moe
Publisher: Augsburg Fortress Publishers
Keywords: symbols, traditional, contemporary, patterns, commentary, handbook, christian
Number of Pages: 96
Published: 1985-11
List price: $17.00
ISBN-10: 0806621532
ISBN-13: 9780806621531

Authors:Anistatia R. Miller, Jared M. Brown, Cheryl Dangel C
Publisher: Rockport Publishers
Keywords: symbols, market, international, designing, global, graphics
Number of Pages: 192
Published: 2000-11-15
List price: $40.00
ISBN-10: 1564965120
ISBN-13: 9781564965127

Here is a reference for any graphic designer working with international clients or designing for an international audience. The first trick is understanding the culture and knowing how firmly traditional symbols are held, and how far the boundaries can and should be pushed to achieve the most effective design message for the project. This guidebook covers everything designers need to know about the national and international meanings of various traditional and not-so traditional cuLtural symbols. and their implications and associations. Chapters are arranged geographically by region and by cou

Author: Mark Hosak
Publisher: Lotus Press
Keywords: symbols, system, natural, usui, healing, transition, reiki, spiritual, book, mantras
Number of Pages: 692
Published: 2007-01-25
List price: $34.95
ISBN-10: 0914955640
ISBN-13: 9780914955641

The traditional symbols of the Usui System of Reiki take a key position in this unique tradition. Without them and their mantra’s, Reiki is not possible. The dedication rituals necessary for the practice of Reiki as well as the complex healings can only be accomplished on the foundation of Usui symbols with the certainty and effectiveness one expects from Reiki. Written in a remarkably precise and lucid style by two foremost authors on Reiki, this compendium reveals indispensable information of tremendous spiritual value.

Author: Cath Senker
Publisher: PowerKids Press
Keywords: stories, symbols, signs, religious, hinduism
Number of Pages: 32
Published: 2009-09
List price: $23.95
ISBN-10: 1435830385
ISBN-13: 9781435830387

World religions all have their own distinct symbols and signs. This series shows children what signs and symbols are and why they are used in religion. Children learn about each religion and its symbols through looking at the key themes of Christianity, Judaism, Islam and Hinduism. Each book is packed full of lively stories, folktales, songs, poems, recipes and activities.

Author: Cath Senker
Publisher: PowerKids Press
Keywords: stories, symbols, signs, religious, islam
Number of Pages: 32
Published: 2009-09
List price: $23.95
ISBN-10: 1435830407
ISBN-13: 9781435830400

Author: Agne Rustan
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Keywords: rock, terms, symbols, blasting, mining, mechanics, drilling, dictionary, related, areas
Number of Pages: 204
Published: 1998-01-01
List price: $226.95
ISBN-10: 9054104414
ISBN-13: 9789054104414

This dictionary represents today the most extensive rock blasting dictionary available and it is therefore a valuable tool and essential for research and writing reports, papers to international journals. Terminology is important in the process of development of a science because it is the language for communication between students, teachers, technicians, scientists and practitioners in the field of blasting. This dictionary contains 1,980 terms, 316 symbols, ninety-three acronyms, abbreviations and shortened forms, 221 references, thirty-one figures, thity-two formulas and twenty-eight
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