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Courtly Art of the Ancient Maya
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Courtly Art of the Ancient Maya

By Simon Martin; Kathleen Berrin; Mary Miller

New York: Thames & Hudson, 2004. An as new copy in a like dust jacket. 304 pp inclludig acknowledgements, photo credits and index. Beautifully illustrated with color photographs on glassy stock paper. Each photo has accompaning text. Very large and heavy book.. 1st. Hardcover. As New/As New. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Archaeology/Antropology.

$13.30

Chowan Precinct North Carolina Genealogical Abstracts of Deed Books 1696 to 1723

By Margaret M. Hofmann

Weldon, NC: Roanoke News Company , 1984. third printing. The deed books for Old Chowan Precinct date from about 1696 and are a treasure trove of genealogical information for one undertaking research in NC. Some of the oldest names in NC history appear in the early Chowan records.. 1st. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Genealogy.

$23.28

A New Zoology

By Poppelbaum, Dr. Hermann

Switzerland: Philosophic-Anthroposophic Press, 1961. Waldorf teacher training institute copy. White paper covered boards stamped in Gold gilt title on spine and front cover. 192pp stamped ramdonly with the Waldorf teacher training stamp. Illustrated with b/w line drawings and medical/antropology specimans.. 1st. Hardcover. Good/Not Issued. Illus. by C.A. Feldmann. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Archaeology/Antropology.

$29.93

Geology of Selected Areas in New Jersey and Eastern Pennsylvania and Guidebook of Excursions

By Subitzky, Seymour

New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1969. Prepared for the 1969 Annual Meeting of The Geological Society of America and Associated Societies. Hardcover with a good dust jacket. Some small tears and chips. Now in a mylar cover.382pp including a Road log. The endpapers are sesmic maps. Illustrated with many b/w photographs. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Archaeology/Antropology.

$9.98

No Bone Unturned: The Adventures of a Top Smithsonian Forensic Scientist and the Legal Battle for America's Oldest Skeletons
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No Bone Unturned: The Adventures of a Top Smithsonian Forensic Scientist and the Legal Battle for America's Oldest Skeletons

By Jeff Benedict

New York: Harper, 2003. A very good copy in a very good dust jacket. Signed on title page by the author Jeff Benedict and his subject Doug Owlsey. 304 pp including index. By Author and Subject. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Archaeology/Antropology.

$18.62

Bamboula at Kourion;: The necropolis and the finds excavated by J. F. Daniel, (Museum monograph of the University Museum)

By J. L Benson

Haney Foundation Series: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1972. The importance of ancient Kourion as a key site on the southwest coast of Cyprus was made evident by spectacular nineteenth-century finds;... Very Good hardcover in a very good dust jacket. 173pp including conversion list and index, plus 74 plates and maps.. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Archaeology/Antropology.

$9.65

Arad Fort, Bahran:Its Restoration, Its History and Defences

By Walls, Archibald G.

Bahrain: Government Printing Press, 1987. large softcover. Very interesting work on the history and restoration of Arad Fort originally started in March of 1960. 113pp including footnotes section. Profusely illustrated with detailed line drawings on the gulf, island and fort. Including before and after, elevations and footprints. 1st. Paperback. Very Good/Not Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Archaeology/Antropology.

$9.65

A Day in Pompeii Daily Life, Culture and Society

By Cantarella, Eva

Italy: Electa Napoli, 2003. with Luciana Jcobelli. Glossy pictorial soft cover. 126pp including bibliography. Profusely illustrated with colored photographs on glossy stock paper. . 1st. Paperback. As New/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Archaeology/Antropology.

$8.32

Storytracking: Texts, Stories, and Histories in Central Australia
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Storytracking: Texts, Stories, and Histories in Central Australia

By Gill, Sam D.

U.S.A.: Oxford University Press, 1998. Glossy hardcover. 276pp including index. The book descries a narrative technique (known as "storytracking") practiced by Australian aboriginal peoples and applies it to the academic study of their culture. Gill's purpose is to get as close as possible to the perceptions and beliefs of these indigenous peoples by stripping away the layers of European interpretation and construction.. 1st. Hardcover. New/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Anthropology.

$6.65

Living on Mangetti: "Bushman" Autonomy and Namibian Independence (Oxford Studies in Social and Cultural Anthropology)
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Living on Mangetti: "Bushman" Autonomy and Namibian Independence (Oxford Studies in Social and Cultural Anthropology)

By Widlok, Thomas

U.S.A.: Oxford University Press, 2000. 291pp including references and index.illustrated with photographs and charts.This book is an anthropological case study of the little-known "Bushman" of Northern Namibia. They are still a gathering people, not only living on mangetti (nuts) and other wild foods but also on the by-products of the cattle industry on the mangetti farms. Through direct interaction during long-term field research, this book vividly conveys the conditions in which the "Bushman" actually live today.. 1st. Hardcover. New/New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Anthropology.

$49.88

Measures of Equality: Social Science, Citizenship, and Race in Cuba, 1902-1940 (Envisioning Cuba)
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Measures of Equality: Social Science, Citizenship, and Race in Cuba, 1902-1940 (Envisioning Cuba)

By Bronfman, Alejandra

Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 2004. Softcover 8vo in very good condition. 234 pages including seven chapters: "Unsettled and Nomadic: Law, Anthropology, and Race", "Social Science and the Negro Brujo", "Barbarism and Its Discontents", "Contested Histories: Public Memory and Collective Identities", "Social Science, State-Making, and the Politics of Time", "The Politics of Blackness on the Eve of Revolution", and "From Comparsas to Constitutions".. 1st. Paperback. Very Good/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Anthropology.

$4.66

A Guide to Understanding Idaho Archaeology

By Butler, B. Robert

Pocatello, Idaho: Idaho Museum of Natural History , 1978. A Guide to Understanding Idaho Archaeology (third edition): The Upper Snale and Salmon River Country, 97 pp first half of the book, second half is unpagenated with black and white maps and sight plans, paperback sunned, very good condition, . 3rd. Paperback. Very Good/Not Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Archaeology/Antropology.

$9.65

An Amazonian Myth and Its History
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An Amazonian Myth and Its History

By Gow, Peter

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001. 338pp. B&W photos, index. Uniting the ethnographic data collected by the fieldwork methods invented by Malinowski with Levi-Strauss's analyses of the relations between myth and time, this book analyzes a century of social transformation of the indigenous Piro people of Peruvian Amazonia. It is an important contribution to anthropological debates on the nature of history and social change, as well as on neglected areas such as myth, visual art, and the methodological issues involved in fieldwork and archival data.. 1st. Paperback. As New/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Archaeology/Antropology.

$116.38

Objects of Change: The Archaeology and History of Arikara Contact With Europeans

By Rogers, J. Daniel

Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.: Smithsonian Inst Press, 1990. brand new still in shrink wrap, hard cover with dust jacket of the Archaeology and History of Arikara Contact with Europeans. First Edition. Hard Cover. New/New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Archaeology/Antropology.

$9.65

Everyday Life of the Incas

By Kendall, Ann

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Dorset Press, 1990. 216pp including bibliography and index. Illustrated with b/w photographs, drawings and maps. . 2nd. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Archaeology/Antropology.

$2.66

The Stonehenge Barrow Groups

By Grinsell, L. V.

Tisbury Printing Works : Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum, 1978. Stapled softcover. 47pp including references and bibliography and a list of museums. Fasinating history of the burrows surrounding Stonehenge. 1st. Paperback. Very Good/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Archaeology/Antropology.

$8.32

Nepal from Kathmandu to Mt. Everest.

By Turkovich, Marilyn et al

Chicago: Urban Education Program, 1983. Tan softcover with black title and diety on cover. Written with first hand experience from all three writers. It is put forth as an educational tool. Drawings and reproduced ohotographs. . First Edition. Paperback. Near Fine/Not Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Archaeology/Antropology.

$18.96

The Monuments of Ancient Egypt
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The Monuments of Ancient Egypt

By Stafford Deitsch, Jeremy

Bloomington, Indiana, U.S.A.: Indiana Univ Press, 2001. New copy still in shrink wrap.161pp. Illustrated with color photographs. . 1st. Hardcover. New/New. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Archaeology/Antropology.

$10.98

Nippur North Temple and Sounding

By McCown

Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.: Oriental Inst Pubns Sales, 1978. Oriental Institute Publication Vol. XCVII Brown hardcover. Folio measuring 12 by 9-1/4 inches. 105pp including index, plus 77 plates. . 1st.. Hardcover. Near Fine/Not Issued. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Archaeology/Antropology.

$9.65

Excavations at Nippur: Twelfth Season

By Gibson, McGuire

Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.: Oriental Inst Pubns Sales, 1978. New softcover still in shrinkwrap. Small folio measuring 12 by 9 inches.190pp plus 92 plates. . First Edition. Soft Cover. New/Not Issued. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Archaeology/Antropology.

$9.65

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