Category: Archaeology and Anthropology

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Let's-Read-Together Poems

By: Brown, Helen A. and Heltman, Harry J.

Price: $10.84

Publisher: Evanston, IL, Row, Peterson and Company: 1949

Seller ID: 004570

Condition: Good


162, olive spine w/red & olive deco boards. Anthology of verse for choral reading in kindergarten and primary grades. corners worn, prev own name/addr ffep. View more info

THE MARCH OF ARCHAEOLOGY

By: Ceram, C.W. and translated by Winston Richard and Clara, Illustrated by Photos

Price: $7.01

Publisher: New York, NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 1958:

Seller ID: 030034


Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 1st American Edition. Sm4to from 9" to 11". xviii, 326 pp, vi, quarterbound w/brown cloth covered boards & blu cloth covered spine w/gilt lettering. View more info

The Stone Age Hunters

By: Clark, Grahame

Price: $8.46

Publisher: New York, NY, McGraw-Hill Book Co.: 1971

Seller ID: 038091

ISBN: 0070111464

Condition: Good+


173 pp, wht-blue SC wraps w/black lettering w/color pictorial front panel. The book presents an examination of the development of man and the material necessary for an understanding of early civilzations. some underlining in the first several pages, slight sunning to the wraps. View more info

Black Sand Prehistory in Horthern Arizona

By: Colton, Harold S.

Price: $16.15

Publisher: Albuquerque, NM, University of New Mexico Press: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051764

Condition: Very Good+


viii, 132 pgs, 8vo, red cloth covered boards w/black lettering on the spine & front cover, dj black w/white-red lettering front & spine, w/white rear panel w/black lettering, white endpages with w/red map illustrations. This book develops and understandng of the work of archaeological expediiont and of the indiviual archaeologist who have made possible the reconstuction of Arizon perhistory. View more info

A Brief History Of The Human Race

By: Cook, Michael

Price: $11.01

Publisher: New York, NY, W. W. Norton & Company, Inc.: 2003

Seller ID: 037500

ISBN: 0393052311

Condition: Near Fine


xxiv, 385 pp, quarterbound w/light brown boards an maroon spine w/gilt lettering on the spine, dj tan-brown-black w/pictorial front & spine. The author explores why human history did not begin until the realtively recent past. Humans have been a presence for at least 50,000 years, but it was not until the ninth or enth millennium B.C. taht history becomes a runaway process in the near east. View more info

Sunwatch : Fort Ancient Development in the Mississippian World

By: Cook, Robert A.

Price: $35.28

Publisher: Tuscaloosa, AL, University of Alabama Press: 2008

Seller ID: 039604

ISBN: 0817354581

Condition: Near Fine


xiv, 197 pp, glossy light grey SC wraps w/black & white illustrated front panel w/black lettering. The last perhistoric cultures to inhabit hte Middle Ohio Valley are referred to as Fort Ancient societies. The author focuses on the development of village social structrue recognizing borders areass as contexts of social change. View more info

Under the Mountain Wall : a Chronicle of Two Seasons in the Ice Age

By: Matthiessen, Peter

Price: $136.00

Publisher: New York, NY, The Viking Press: 1962

Edition: First Edition, 2nd State

Seller ID: 028171

Condition: Very Good


xvi, 256 pp, xxxii, black cloth covered boards w/blind stamped front board w/gilt-green lettering on the spine, dj black w/light brown-orange lettering w/pictorial front, green-wht-grey illustrated map front endpapers & illustrated rear endpapers of mountain wall. The photos are located in correct order after page 160 & the rear endpapers are correct. States book club edition at bottom of the tipped in table of contents. volume has price printed on the upper corner of the front flap. Contains 85 plates. This volume is an account of people that were untouched by civilization in Baliem Valley, N... View more info

STRUCTURE AND CHANGE IN INDIAN SOCIETY

By: Singer, Milton and Cohn, Bernard S., Illustrated by Tables

Price: $14.03

Publisher: New York, NY: Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, 1968:

Seller ID: 017735


No Jacket. Sm4to from 9-3/4" to 10-1/4". 507 pp, lt brown SC wraps w/dark brown letters, sl curl to front cover. Publication number forty-seven of the Viking fund publications in antrhopology. Book covers caste & social structure, the structure of intercaste relations, Is the caste system changing, caste in politics, economics, & law, the joint family, it's structure & changes and language & social structure. View more info

Grave Matters

By: Taylor, Mark C.

Price: $21.25

Publisher: London, England, Reaktion Books: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039755

ISBN: 1861891172

Condition: Near Fine


192 pp, olive green SC wraps w/black-and-white pictorial fornt and rear covers w/black lettering. The author's essays interweave personal narrative, historical analysis, cultural commentary and philosophical reflection, prompting searching questions. The photographers haunting photographs, arranged chronologically, show the reader the graves of artists, architects, writers, philosophers, and musicians who shaped twentieth-century culture in Europe and America. View more info