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Lost in Shangri-La: A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II

by Zuckoff, Mitchell

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2011
Condition
As New
Edition
3d
ISBN
9780061988349
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$19.00

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Harper, 2011. Large, sturdy book, black covers, very bright bronze lettering on spine, 384 pages, photographs throughout of American military making first contact with people in the interior of New Guinea. Extensive notes. DJ colorfully designed with a color map of Pacific in background, a C-47 in flight on front, spine, spine black, praise on back from Hampton Sides, Simon… Read more
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The Social Animal: The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement

by Brooks, David

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2011
Condition
Good
Edition
2d
ISBN
9781400067602
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$4.00

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Random House, 2011. Large, sturdy book, red spine, black boards, gilt lettering very bright on spine, 424 pages plus brief biographical note. Paper clip dents on page 289 onto 292, ink underlining on pages 292-293, a paper clip on page 269, ink underlining on pages 269-271, paper clips on pages 267 and 273. DJ has creases inside both flaps, glossy… Read more
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The Races of Mankind

by Nesturkh, M.

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Callaghan Books South
Condition
Fine
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$55.00

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Moscow: Foreign Languages Publishing House Larger, thinner book, quality gray cloth, lettering very fine on spine, 113 thin pages. An inset at bottom front right with gray background and human skull outlined in gilt, profusely illustrated with depictions of the human races, several fold-outs with much stunning color-illustration. DJ heavy stiff, orange background with illustration of faces at top front… Read more
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People of the Noatak

by Fejes, Claire

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1994
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9781884244001
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$38.00

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Volcano Press, 1994. (Reprint of 1966 edition) Large, thicker sturdy softcover, glossy white wrappers with a color-illustration of Inuits preparing blubber at center front, praise on back wrapper from Rockwell Kent, Jeannette Mirsky in New York Times and others. 368 pages, many illustrations throughout by author, some full-page. A microtear at bottom back edge. Near Very Fine.. Soft Cover. Fine.… Read more
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From Black Land To Fifth Sun: The Science Of Sacred Sites (Helix books)

by Fagan, Brian

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1998
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780201959918
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$16.00

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Addison-Wesley, 1998. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy book, black spine, orange boards, very bright bronze lettering on spine, 403 pages, photos and illustrations throughout. DJ glossy and colorfully designed, black and orange borders, red sky and illustration on front of pyramid and ornate circular carved stone, spine bottom lightly faded to lavender, praise on back. DJ's inner back flap… Read more
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The Mysterious West: A Collection of Suspenseful Stories

by Hillerman, Tony

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1994
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780060177850
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$29.00

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HarperCollins, 1994. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy book, black cloth spine, purple boards, very bright gilt lettering on spine, tan color inside covers and adjacent end papers, 392 pages. Stories by Robert Campbell, Lia Matera, Lindy Grant, BillCrider, Wendy Hornsby and more. DJ glossy beneath mylar, a stunning and colorful illustration and background with a blend of colors, a… Read more
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Baksheesh and Brahman: Indian Journal 1954-1955

by Campbell, Joseph; Stephen Larsen; Robin Larsen; Antony Van Couvering

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780060168896
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$19.00

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HarperCollins, 1995. Edited by Robin and Stephen Larsen and Antony Van Couvery. (1st edition, 1st printing) Illus. by Carol Pentleton. Originally published 1960 by Princeton. Large, sturdy book, dark green cloth spine, dark blue boards, very bright gilt lettering and borders on spine, 314 pages, photos, maps and illustrations throughout. DJ glossy darker blue background, gold and white lettering with… Read more
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Mutant Message Down Under

by Morgan, Marlo

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1994
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780060171926
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$17.00

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HarperCollins, 1994. (1st edition, 1st printing) Sturdy book, black cloth spine, purple boards, silver lettering and borders bright on spine, 187 pages plus letters from the Aboriginal Association. DJ glossy with a color photo of giant reddish rocks, sky and reflections in water on front, black spine and back, praise on back from Wayne Dyer, Elizabeth Kubler-Ross and others. DJ… Read more
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Rituals of Manhood: Male Initiation in Papua New Guinea

by Herdt, Gilbert H., Ed.

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1982
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780520044548
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$19.00

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University of California Press, 1982. Large, sturdy softcover, glossy white wrappers, a photo of child and purple-tinted photo of man with skulls in a red border on front, praise on back wrapper from Merryn Megett, 365 pages plus map. A piece of shiny tape at top of page 361, no text affected. Some photos throughout, white portions lightly browned overall.… Read more
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African Ceremonies: The Concise Edition

by Beckwith, Carol; Fisher, Angela

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2002
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780810934849
Item Price
$40.00

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Harry N. Abrams, 2002. Very large, very heavy book, white cloth spine, smooth boards with design, another African design on back, orange color inside front cover and adjacent end papers, dark blue inside back cover and adjacent end paper, a compact disc in blue sleeve inside back cover, 400 heavy glossy stiffer pages, profusely illustrated with color photos throughout, many… Read more
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The Hobbit Companion

by Day, David

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2000
Condition
As New
ISBN
9780760721698
Item Price
$39.00

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Barnes & Noble, 2000. Very large, heavy book, padded covers with stunning color-illustration of hobbit gathering at middle front, a vellum background with ornate gold and red-leafed border, another color-illustration at top back, illustrations in muted colors inside covers and adjacent end papers, 91 stiff heavy pages plus a final color-illustration, 60 small portraits identifying the hobbits at the gathering.… Read more
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The Man in the Ice: The Discovery of a 5000-Year-Old Body Reveals the Secrets of the Stone Age

by Spindler, Konrad

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1994
Condition
As New
Edition
BC-unstated
Item Price
$10.00

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Harmony Books, 1994. (Book Club--unstated) Large, sturdy book, gray cloth spine, blue boards, bright silver lettering on spine, 305 pages including four glossy color photo sections. DJ glossy with dark blue spine and bottom back border, a color photo of body in ice, a color aerial photo of snowy mountains and site of find on back. DJ and book, both… Read more
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The Sacred and The Profane: The Nature of Religion

by Eliade, Mircea

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1987
Condition
As New
ISBN
9780156792011
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$19.00

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Harvest Book, 1987. (Originally published, 1957) Trade paperback, glossy white, gold and black background, a color photo of ritual at top front wrapper, paise on middle back wrapper from Commentary, 256 pages. Mint.. Trade Paperback. As New.
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Labour in British Society: An Interpretive History (

by Price, Richard

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1990
Condition
Fair
ISBN
9780415044530
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$4.00

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Routledge, 1990. Larger softcover, glossy black and white wrappers, illustration of workers at center front, red border to bottom front, 261 pages. Light brown stains to exterior page edges, two small surface tears at the middle of the front wrapper, darker stain at pages' bottom edge. Fair.. Soft Cover. Fair.
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Direct to the Poor: Grassroots Development in Latin America

by Annis, Sheldon; Hakin, Peter, Eds.

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good
Edition
3d
ISBN
9781555871208
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$10.00

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Rienner Publishers, 1988. Very large softcover, glossy black wrappers, white lettering, 226 pages. Ink underlining on some pages throughout. Chapters on peasant leader Ramon Aybar, Lake Titicaca, Tourism Indians in Paraguay, Kuna, worker self-development in Peru and Chile, self-history in Costa Rica, and more. Very Good.. 3d. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Ricos e Pobres No Alentejo: Una Sociedade Rural Portuguesa

by Cutieiro, Jose

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1977
Condition
Fair
Item Price
$18.00

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Livraria Sa Do Costa Editora, 1977. Very large softcover, glossy black wrappers, illustration in blue, white and black in thin white frame on front, 433 pages, badly browned inside both wrappers. Spine very slightly slanted, wear and tear to most edges and tips. Text in Portuguese. Fair.. Soft Cover. Fair.
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Man In Process

by Montagu, Ashley

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1962
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Ptg.
Item Price
$3.00

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Mentor Book, 1962. Mass-market paperback, glossy wrappers, white background very slighty browned, jigsaw puzzle illustration of man with black and purple front wrapper, small photo of author at bottom back, 278 pages. Light wear to spine top right edge. Good.. 1st Ptg.. Mass Market Paperback. Good.
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The Savage: A History of Misunderstanding

by Sinclair, Andrew

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1977
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780297772262
Item Price
$33.00

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Weidenfeld & Nicholson, 1977. Large, sturdy book, textured quality green cloth, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 168 stiff heavy pages, light foxing to many pages. DJ glossy beneath mylar with pale yellow background, an illustration of an indigenous person at bottom front right, gold and black lettering. Near Very Fine DJ/Near Very Good book.. First Edition. Cloth. Good/Near Very… Read more
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Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors: A Search for Who We Are

by Sagan, Carl; Ann Druyan

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780345384720
Item Price
$10.00

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Ballantine Books, 1993. Large, sturdy softcover, glossy blue wrappers, a color-illustration of infant in basket at top front wrapper, praise from Financial Times, Washington Post Book World, 505 pages plus 2-page biographical sketch of authors. Very light wear at top front tip, light riplle to book from poor storage. Near Fine.. First Thus. Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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In the Shadow of the Poorhouse: A Social History of Welfare in America

by Katz, Michael B.

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1986
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780465032259
Item Price
$14.00

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Basic Books, 1986. Large, sturdy, heavy book, quality black cloth, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 338 pages. Blue highlighting throughout, top tip creased on p. 39, yellow highlighting on pages 4-32. DJ glossy with black spine, photo from Walker Evans of the poor on front, red and yellow lettering in red, yellow and black frames, yellow back. DJ has… Read more
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$14.00