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Egypt Ancient Sites and Modern Scenes

by Maspero, Gaston

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First Landing Books & Art
Published
1911
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Near Fine
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1st
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New York: D. Appelton and Company, 1911. Royal blue hardcover with a center-piece stamped in color and gilt. The title is also stamped in Gilt along withe borders. Color frontis-piece protected by a tissue guard. 330pp including index. Illustrated with photo monotones. Fore-edge untrimmed. The spine is decorated with extra Gilt. . 1st. Hardcover. Near Fine/Not Issued. 8vo - over… Read more
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Khajuraho Ecstasy in Indian Sculpture

by La Narain

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First Landing Books & Art
Published
1982
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Near Fine
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1st
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New Dehli: Roli International, 1982. a near fine copy in a very good dust Jacket. Printed and published in New Dehli. Profusely illustrated with beautiful color photographs of temples and statues of dieties. 128 pp including 3 pages of a list of plates. . 1st. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by D N Dube & Jean-Louis Nou. 8vo… Read more
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A View From Black Mesa: The Changing Face of Archaeology

by George J. Gumerman

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First Landing Books & Art
Published
1992
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Very Good
Edition
1st
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9780816508488
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$8.00

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U.S.A.: University of Arizona Press, 1992. second printing. 177 pages plus index.A modern book in the field of Southwestern archaeology that can be read, understood and enjoyed by everyone. -—Books of the Southwest. 1st. Soft Cover. Very Good/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Archaeology/Antropology.
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Geology of Selected Areas in New Jersey and Eastern Pennsylvania and Guidebook of Excursions

by Subitzky, Seymour

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First Landing Books & Art
Published
1969
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Very Good
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1st
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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" -… Read more
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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" -… Read more
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A Day in Pompeii Daily Life, Culture and Society

by Cantarella, Eva

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First Landing Books & Art
Published
2003
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As New
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1st
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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.
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Storytracking: Texts, Stories, and Histories in Central Australia

by Gill, Sam D.

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First Landing Books & Art
Published
1998
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Very Good
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1st
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9780195115871
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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… Read more
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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… Read more
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Measures of Equality: Social Science, Citizenship, and Race in Cuba, 1902-1940 (Envisioning Cuba)

by Bronfman, Alejandra

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First Landing Books & Art
Published
2004
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Very Good
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1st
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9780807855638
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$7.00

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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… Read more
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A Guide to Understanding Idaho Archaeology

by Butler, B. Robert

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First Landing Books & Art
Published
1978
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Very Good
Edition
3rd
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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"… Read more
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An Amazonian Myth and Its History

by Gow, Peter

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First Landing Books & Art
Published
2001
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Very Good
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1st
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9780199241965
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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… Read more
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Nepal from Kathmandu to Mt. Everest.

by Turkovich, Marilyn et al

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First Landing Books & Art
Published
1983
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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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.
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Nippur II: The North Temple and Sounding E

by McCown, David

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First Landing Books & Art
Published
1978
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Near Fine
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1st.
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9780918986047
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Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.: Oriental Inst Pubns Sales, 1978. Excavations of the Joint Expedition to Nuppur of The Americn Schools of Oriental Research and The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago. Oriental Institute Publication. Vol. XCVII. Brown hardcover. Folio measuring 12 by 9-1/4 inches. 105pp including index, plus 77 plates. A report on the excavation during the 1950s of an… Read more
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Excavations at Nippur: Twelfth Season

by Gibson, McGuire

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First Landing Books & Art
Published
1978
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New
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1st
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9780918986221
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Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.: Oriental Inst Pubns Sales, 1978. New softcover still in shrinkwrap. Quarto measuring 12 by 9 inches.190pp plus 92 plates. The second of the preliminary reports on work at Nippur, this volume also gives details of the remains of a series of temples in Area WA and the administrative and residential buildings in Area WB. Included are important… Read more
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The American Expedition to Idalion, Cyprus 1973-1980

by Stager, Lawrence and Walker, Anita

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First Landing Books & Art
Published
1989
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New
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1st
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Chicago: Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago, 1989. Softcover, New still in Shrinkwrap. Large 4to measuring 11-1/2 by 9 inches. 516 pp profusely illustrated with plates and drawings of articles and figurines. . 1st. Softcover. New/Not Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Archaeology/Antropology.
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Figurines and Other Clay Objects from Sarab and Cayonu

by Morales, Vivian Broman

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First Landing Books & Art
Published
1990
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New
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1st
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9780918986597
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Chicago: Orintal Instsitute, 1990. The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago 1990-01-01, 1990. softcover. Book Condition: New still in shrink wrap. 0-9189-865-91 Human and animal figurines and other clay objects from the Oriental Institute's continuing work on Neolithic sites in Turkey. 108p, 30 b/w pls (Oriental Institute), # 25. 1st. Softcover. New/Not Issued. Folio - over 12" -… Read more
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The Legionary Bath-House and Basilica and Forum at Exeter

by Bidwell, Paul T.;Bailey, Donald M.

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First Landing Books & Art
Published
1979
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Very Good
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1st
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9780859890946
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$20.00

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Torquay: Exeter City Council : University of Exeter, 1979. Very Good copy in a like dustjacket. Quarto measuring 12 by 8-1/2 inches. 262pp including index plus 21pp of plates. Many more large fold-outs of plans, sites and drawings. Excavations carried out in Exeter since 1971 resulted in the recovery of parts of the plan of a Neronian and early Flavian… Read more
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Mansfield, Ohio, U.S.A.: Prehistory Pr, 1993. New item still in shrink wrap. Softcover. 4to measuring 11 by 8-1/2 inches. Momographs in World Archaeology No. 16. . 1st. Softcover. New/Not Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Archaeology/Antropology.
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Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.: Oriental Inst Pubns Sales, 1990. New hardcover in a new dustjacket. It is still in shrinkwrap. Quarto measuring 12 by 9 inches. 235pp plus 62 pages of plates. The 9th published volume of twelve, presenting the whole work off the Oriental Institute's Iraq Expedition in the Diyala region. This volume focuses on Ishchali (usually identified as ancient… Read more
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The Hilly Flanks, Essays of the Prehistory of Southwestern Asia

by The Oriental Institute of the Univeristy of Chicago

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Published
1983
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New
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1st
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Chicago, IL: The Oriental Institute, 1983. Oriental Institute (Festchrift Braidwood The Hilly Flanks: Essays of the Prehistory of Southwestern Asia, Presented to Robert J. Braidwood, November 15, 1982. xiii + 374pp. with 93 figs., 3 maps, 4to, Soft cover, Chicago, Oriental Institute, (1983) Still in shrinkwrap.. 1st. Paperback. New/Not Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Trade.
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