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Powhatan Foreign Relations 1500-1722

by Rountree, Helen C.

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Published
1993
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9780813914091
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Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1993. xi, 310p., plentifully illustrated with a number of new line-maps, period imagery and site photography; hardbound first edition in orange cloth boards titled black and enclosed in the glossy dust jacket. An as-new copy, we see no flaw: perfectly sound, clean and unmarked. Author Rountree is the "current expert on the Powhatans," a… Read more
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image of Things Chinese Or, Notes Connected With China [fifth edition]

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Shanghai: Kelly and Walsh, 1925. 766p., mildly shelfworn hardcover, spine ends rubbed, corners bumped. Introduction to Chinese society, economy, culture and history.
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image of Longing for Arcadia: memoirs of an anarcho-cynicalist anthropologist

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Victoria, BC: Trafford Publishing, 2005. Paperback. ix, 362p., wraps, 5.5x8 inches, very good condition.
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image of Los Chamanes; el viaje del alma, fuerzas y poderes mágicos, éxtasis y curación. Traduccion del ingles  Monica Rubio

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Koln, Germany: Evergreen, an imprint of Taschen, 2001. Hardcover. 184p., illustrated board, color illustrations, very good condition. Text in Spanish. Culturas de la Sabiduria.
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Crossways of Sex: a study in eroto-pathology

by Jacobus X, Dr. [Louis Jacolliot]

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Published
1937
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New York: American Anthropological Society, 1937. Hardcover. xii, 380p., preface, worn red buckram cloth boards with black titles on spine. Entirely on inversion.
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image of Shamans, Housewives, and Other Restless Spirits: Women in Korean ritual life

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Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 1985. 234p., very good hardcover in dustjacket.
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Alucinógenos y shamanismo en el Perú contemporáneo

by Chiappe, Mario; Moisés Lemlij; Luis Millones

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Published
1985
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Lima: Ediciones El Virrey, 1985. 150 pages, 18 unnumbered pages of plates; paperback, covers mildly worn, otherwise very good. Discussion of ayahuasca and other hallucinogens in modern Peruvian shamanism.
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image of Sky  Sun and  Water; The Southwest of Frederick Webb Hodge. Designed and printed by Ward Ritchie .. for presentation to members of the Roxburghe and Zamorano Clubs at their second annual corrida, Los Angeles, September 11-12, 1954 .. originally an address given at the Zamorano Club banquet in honor of Dr. Hodge's 89th birthday, October 28, 1953

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Los Angeles: Roxburghe [and] Zamorano Clubs, 1954. Pamphlet. 16p., saddle-stapled pamphlet paste-fastened into plain terracotta wraps, 8.5x6.5 inches. Wrapper is faintly sunned and mildly edgeworn, while text is just a little toned. Sound, cleanly and unmarked, very good copy.
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Die magische Welt der Schamanen und Hohlenmaler

by Bream, Harald

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Published
1994
ISBN
9783770133437
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Koln: Dumont Buchverlag, 1994. Hardcover. 276p., numerous illustrations from b&w site & exhibit photography, diagrams, and a colorphoto section. Hardbound in sand-color boards titled brown and white, an entirely sound, clean and unmarked copy.
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image of The hut distribution genealogy and homogeneity of the / Auni-- # Khomani bushmen

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[Johannesburg]: Reprinted from Bantu studies, September, 1937. pp. 159-246, followed by substantial photo section and appendices; plain wraps with ownership signature; edgeworn. Anthropometric examination of the San people, with black and white photo section.
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image of Anutu Conquers in New Guinea; A story of seventy years of mission work in New Guinea

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Columbus, OH: The Wartburg Press, 1957. Paperback. 272p., numerous b&w photos both contemporary and period, and folded map. Softbound in 7.5x5.5 inch decorated wraps. Rather shabby, with silverfishing and dustsoil to covers, front hinge weak, textblock edges tanned and dusty. But text is all there and quite handleable, and the only marking is an Australian seller's fiche. Reading copy.… Read more
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Landet med de Lykkelige Smil; En Karavanefaered Gennem Burma

by Nielsen, Aage Krarup

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Published
1942
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Kobenhavn: Glydendalske Boghandel - Nordisk Forlag, 1942. Hardcover. 176p., numerous b&w site and portrait photos on inserted coated stock, a custom-bound travel/anthropology account entirely in Danish; the textblock consists of the softback original with its striking wraps well-preserved, now cased into quarter-leather over 10x7 inch marbled boards. The brown leather is pressed calf with black leather spine labels, not… Read more
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Bonn: Verlag Herbert Grundmann, 1979. Paperback. xv, 506p., wraps, 6.25x9 inches, wraps lightly worn, ex-library with ownership stamp on front wrap else very good condition. Text in German. Abhandlungen zur Philosophie, Psychologie und Pädagogik, Band 137.
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Society against the State

by Clastres, Pierre

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Published
n.d.
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Eugene, OR: Anarchist Action Collective, n.d.. [6p.], zine format photocopied pamphlet, very good. Reprint of a selection from the book of the same title.
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West of the thirties discoveries among the Navajo and Hopi

by Hall, Edward T.

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1994
ISBN
9780385424219
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New York: Doubleday, 1994. xxx, 187p., maps and illustrations, first printing clothbacked boards; a minute adhesion to back cover, otherwise a fresh copy.
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The Myth of the Negro Past

by Herskovits, Melville J.

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Published
1969
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Boston: Beacon Press, 1969. Paperback. xxix, 368p., foreword, preface, references, bibliographies, index, tablesvery good reprint trade paperback in white wraps. Originally published in 1941. Herskovits' pathbreaking study directly challenged the dominant academic beliefs in African American inferiority by examining cultural backgrounds rather than white prejudices.
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image of Anthropological Reconnaissance in Central Laos: A Survey of Local Communities in a Hydropower Project Area

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Uppsala, Sweden: Department of Cultural Anthropology, Uppsala University, 1993. viii, 80p., wraps, 6.5 x 9.5 inches, wraps lightly worn, spine sunned else very good condition. Uppsala Research Reports in Cultural Anthropology, No. 13.
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The Gold Tribe, "Fishskin Tatars" of the Lower Sungari

by Lattimore, Owen

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Published
1933
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Menasha, Wisconsin: American Anthropological Association, 1933. Paperback. 77p., wraps, partly unopened, very good condition. Memoirs of the American Anthropological Association, #40. Ethnography of a tribe in Manchuria by the Mongol specialist Lattimore, including a glossary of terms. Lattimore, an American raised in China, was later to become an advisor to Chiang Kai-shek, and in the 1950s was accused by… Read more
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Barcelona: Granica Editor, 1977. 216p., wraps, wraps worn, stain on front wrap, sticker shadow on rear wrap else good first Spanish edition. Cover title: Las Tres Voces de la Imaginacion Colectiva. Colección Hobre y Sociedad. Spanish translation of Les trois voix d l'imaginaire.
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Ritualized Homosexuality in Melanesia

by Herdt, Gilbert H., editor, Michael R. Allen, J. Van Baal, Kenneth E. Read, Shirley Lindenbaum et al.

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Published
1993
ISBN
9780520080966
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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1993. Paperback. lv, 409p., introduction to the paperback edition, maps, editor's preface, bibliography, contributors, index, conclusions, chapter footnotes, figures and tables, very good first printing of the first paperback edition stated in orange pictorial wraps.
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