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New York State Museum , 2008. 210pp. Over sized softback, VG, no names or markings, references cited, b&w photos and illustrations, maps, charts, Current approaches to the analysis and interpretation of small lithic sites in the northeast, . Soft Cover. Very Good.

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$ 17.50
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Nuvendaltin Quht'ana: The People of Nondalton

Ellanna, Linda J.; Balluta, Andrew

Smithsonian Institution Press, 1992. 354pp, tall, heavy trade paperback, minor wear at lower spine, corner tips slightly curled, a few light brown foxing spots on upper page edges, maps, tables, figures, B&W photographs, appendices, bibliography, index, published with assistance from the National Park Service, detailed study of the history, life, hunting practices and culture of Dena'ina Indians in Alaska, includes a biography of Andrew Balluta, . Soft Cover. Very Good.

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$ 25.00
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EMBODIMENT AND EXPERIENCE : The Existential Ground of Culture and Self

Csordas, Thomas J. (editor)

Cambridge, 1997. 294pp. Trade paperback, VG, index, Twelve essays, EMBODIMENT AND EXPERIENCE : The Existential Ground of Culture and Self, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.

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$ 12.00
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ANDEAN LIVES : Gregorio Condori Mamani and Asunta Quispe Huaman

Fernandez, Ricardo Valderrama (editor); Guttierrez, Carmen Escalante (editor); Gelles, Paul H. (translator)

University of Texas Press, 1996. 199pp. Trade paperback, VG, index, bibliography, glossary, chapter notes, b&w photos, translated from the Quechua, ANDEAN LIVES : Gregorio Condori Mamani and Asunta Quispe Huaman, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.

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$ 7.00
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MARCHIN' THE PILGRIMS HOME : A Study of the Spiritual Baptists of Trinidad

Glazier, Stephen D.

Sheffield Publishing, 1983. 165pp. Trade paperback, VG, owner name on front end page, index, bibliography, chapter notes, appendix, figures and tables, MARCHIN' THE PILGRIMS HOME : A Study of the Spiritual Baptists of Trinidad, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.

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$ 11.00
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POSSESSION

Bourguignon, Erika

Waveland Press, 1991. 78pp. Thin trade paperback, VG, owner name on front end page, index, references, footnotes, explains the concept of possession and how it is viewed, and applied, in different cultures and faiths, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.

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$ 25.00
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George Allen & Unwin, 1970. 228pp. Brown hardback, DJ VG with price clipped, appendices, Second Edition Revised, owner name on front end page, MY MOTHER WHO FATHERED ME : A Study of the Family in Three Selected Communities in Jamaica, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

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$ 10.00
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Berg Publishers, 1994. 340pp. Trade paperback, VG, owner name on front page, no markings in text, index, bibliography, MODERNITY : An Ethnographic Approach, Dualism and Mass Consumption in Trinidad, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.

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$ 7.50
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THE PEOPLES OF THE HILLS : Ancient Ararat and Caucasus

Burney, Charles; Lang, David Marshall

Praeger, 1972. 324pp. Green cloth hardback, DJ VG, light rubbing along back upper edge, index, chapter notes, maps, b&w photos and illustrations, paper has turned light brown, The Peoples of the Hills, Ancient Ararat and Caucasus, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

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$ 25.00
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ZONE 6 : INCORPORATIONS

Crary, Jonathan (editor); Kwinter, Sanford (editor)

Urzone, Inc., 1992. c.650pp. Large heavy softback, G+, reading crease on spine edge, "This volume of Zone presents a diverse group of reflections and interventions on the fate of the body and of subjectivity within twentieth-century modernity. Essays, image-text projects, photographic dossiers, and philosophical and scientific articles examine the multiple emergences over the last 100 years of new models of life based on technological and biological developments, whose roots go back to the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, but whose full expression is only beginning to emerge", . Soft Cover. Good+.

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$ 27.50
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Cambridge University Press, 1992. 213pp. Brown hardback, DJ VG, spine on DJ slightly sun faded, maps and figures, appendix, chapter notes, bibliography, index, Includes: Wood and wine, gardens and game, Stratification, symbols, and spirits, New legends for new leaders, Serpents and lightning, Dances, moats, and myths, Combat, classes, titles and trade, Schisma and slaves, ghosts and guns, Assassinations, alliances and ambushes, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

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$ 30.00
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RETURN TO NISA

Shostak, Marjorie

Harvard, 2000. 251pp. Maroon cloth spine with brick red boards, DJ VG, index, b&w photos, "Throughout, we observe a woman of threatened health but enormous vitality as she pursues the promise she once discovered in the !Kung people and, above all, in Nisa. At the core of the book is the remarkable relationship between these two women from different worlds. They are often caught off guard by the limits of their mutual understanding. Still, their determination to reach out to each other lingers in the reader's mind long after the story ends", . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

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$ 12.50
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A SCIENTIFIC THEORY OF CULTURE AND OTHER ESSAYS

Malinowski, Bronislaw

University of North Carolina Press, 1979. 228pp. Green cloth hardback, no DJ, light rubbing at corner ans spine tips, Ninth Printing, index, A scientific theory of culture and other essays, . Hard Cover. Very Good.

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$ 12.00
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BRYCE CANYON NATIONAL PARK : Archaeology of the Paunsaugunt Plateau

Wenker, Chris T. (editor)

National Park Service, 2004. 312pp. Over sized softback, VG, index, references cited, appendices, b&w photos and illustrations, Bryce Canyon National Park, Archaeolgy of the Paunsaugunt Plateau, . Soft Cover. Very Good.

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$ 25.00
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University of California Press, 1993. 537pp. Tan cloth hardback, DJ VG with slight scrape along spine edge, index, bibliography, chapter notes, figures and tables, b&w photos, maps, appendices, Includes: Sherpa cultural ecology, Economic and environmental change, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

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$ 27.00
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DARK TONGUES : The Art of Rogues and Riddlers

Heller-Roazen, Daniel

Zone Books, 2013. 236pp. Black cloth hardback with DJ, VG, index, bibliography, chapter notes, Dark Tongues explores the common crafts of rogues and riddlers, which play sound and sense against each other, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

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$ 13.00
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Ellipsis Arts, 1995. 94pp. Hardback with red cloth spine and glossy illustrated boards, VG, no DJ, compact disc has been opened but doesn't appeared scratched or damaged, color photos, "Lured to the Central African forest by pygmy music he heard on the radio. New Jersey native Louis Sarno now lives with the Babenzele pygmies, or Bayaka as they call themselves. Living there not as anthropologist or missionary, but as a welcome member of a cooperative community, Sarno is free to record songs and rituals previously un-heard by western ears", . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

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$ 20.00
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ENGENDERING ARCHAEOLOGY : Women and Prehistory

Gero, Joan M. (editor); conkey, Margaret W. (editor)

Basil Blackwell, 1991. 418pp. Trade paperback, G+, corner tips creased, slight brown stains on outer page edges, no names or markings in book, index, b&w photos and illustrations, bibliography, tables and figures, Eleven essays on family roles in prehistory, . Trade Paperback. Good+.

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$ 16.50
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THE PREHISTORIC ANIMAL ECOLOGY AND ETHNOZOOLOGY OF THE UPPER GREAT LAKES REGION

Cleland, Charles Edward

University of Michigan, 1966. 294pp. Blue trade paperback with black type, VG, light brown foxing spots on spine edge, no names or markings in book, literature cited, appendices, maps, figures and tables, Anthropology Papers, Museum of Anthropology, University of Michigan, No.29, The Prehistoric animal ecology and ethnozoology of the Great Lakes region, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.

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$ 20.00
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MYTH, RELIGION, AND THE MOTHER RIGHT : Selected Writings

Bachofen, J.J.; Manheim, Ralph (translator)

Princeton / Bollingen, 1992. 309pp. Trade paperback, VG, indices, chapter notes, footnotes, b&w plates, Selected writings of J.J. Bachofen, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.

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$ 12.00
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