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Archaeology & Anthropology   

Catalog Last Updated: 08/18/17 14 items.

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Bass, George F.   SHIPS AND SHIPWRECKS OF THE AMERICAS: A HISTORY BASED ON UNDERWATER ARCHEOLOGY  
New York: Thames & Hudson, 1988. 1st Am. ed. 272 pages. Hardcover. 050005049X 0-500-05049-X. Twelve marine archeologists describe their own pioneering work over two decades, with 376 illustrations, 80 in Color.
Near Fine/VG. No wear or marks. Dustjacket has minor scuffing top front corner and top of spine. # E0906. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Freidel, David A.   ARCHAEOLOGY AT CERROS, BELIZE, CENTRAL AMERICA: VOLUME II: THE ARTIFACTS  
Dallas: SMU Press, 1989. 1st ed. 154 pages. Paperback. 087074285X 0-87074-285-X. Volume 2 of this series covering stone carvings, ceramic & pottery sherds, jewelry and bone decorations, etc. B/w drawings, tables of findings and the like. Indexed with bibliography.
Near Fine/Wraps. New copies with small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0545. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Huff, Sandy.   THE MAYAN CALENDAR MADE EASY  
Safety Harbor FL: Sandy Huff, 1984. 1st ed. 40 pages. Paperback. A simple, step-by-step guide to reading dates on stele, lintels, and other Mayan monuments.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. # B0921. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ixtlilxochitl, Fernando de Alva.   ALLY OF CORTES: ACCOUNT 13: OF THE COMING OF THE SPANIARDS AND THE BEGINNING OF THE EVANGELICAL LAW  
El Paso: Texas Western, 1969. 141 pages. Hardcover. 0874040159 0-87404-015-9. The first English translation (by D.K. Ballentine) of the violent entrusion of Spain into the Indian cultures of Latin America. This taken from 'Account 13: Of the coming of the Spaniards and the beginning of evangelical law.' A bloody account of the fighting between Mexicans, native tribes and Spaniards with their recruited Indian allies. This is not your grade-school history. Hetzog design. B/w drawings and illustrations.
Fine/Fine. New old stock from our archives. Perfect. # A3483. $38.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lambda Alpha - Wichita State, .   LAMBDA ALPHA JOURNAL, VOLUME 32, 2002  
Wichita, KS: Lambda Alpha Honor Soc., 2002. 80 pages. Paperback. Journal of the organization, with 5 articles: Teotihuacan Urban Design by Rosner; Migration Models for Clovis by Byrd; Human Rights & Rights on Female Genital Mutilation by Digan; Science, Politics and the Human Genome by Ramsey; Starving in Silence: Food Refusal as Social Protest by Yoder.
Fine/Wraps. Fine, with no marks. # B6927. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Menil Foundation, .   THE MENIL COLLECTION: A SELECTION FROM THE PALEOLITHIC TO THE MODERN ERA  
New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1987. 320 pages. Paperback. 0810923300 0-8109-2330-0. Samples from Houston's gem of a museum, The Menil Collection. Color photos on very heavy stock.
Fine/Wraps. Fine, an immaculate copy. # B0562. $20.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Morgan, William N.   PREHISTORIC ARCHITECTURE IN THE EASTERN UNITED STATES  
Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1980. 1st ed. 197 pages. Hardcover. 0262131609 0-262-13160-9. Initial examination of structures built thousands of years before Columbus. Illustrated with maps, drawings, and aerial photos. Comparable sites from other parts of the world are included.
VG/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. Top is foxed. Dj light rubs at edges, corners. # B4609. $27.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Pearce, J.E.   TALES THAT DEAD MEN TELL: UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS BULLETIN, NO. 3537 OCTOBER 1, 1935  
Austin: U.T. Press, 1935. 1st ed. 118 pages. Paperback. Vol. I, No. 1 of Anthropology Papers of the University of Texas. 14 b/w photo illustrations. Stapled booklet.
VG/Wraps. Tight, no name or marks. Top 1 inch of front cover foxed. # B9376. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Pearson, Mike Parker.   THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF DEATH AND BURIAL  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2008. Reprint. 250 pages. Paperback. 158544099X 1-58544-099-X. B/w photos and drawings, endnotes, references, and index. Reprint of 1999 British edition of Sutton Publishing. Number Three in TAMU Anthropology Series.
Near Fine/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0740. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Schezen, Roberto photographs, .   VISIONS OF ANCIENT AMERICA  
New York: Rizzoli, 1990. 1st ed. 216 pages. Hardcover. 0847811786 0-8478-1178-6. Introduction by Ricardo Legorreta. Black and white photos by Roberto Schezen.
VG/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. No visible wear. DJ a bit yellowed. # B3503. $9.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Shabykina, Lubov, & Olga Talanova.   ALONG THE GREAT SILK ROAD  
Pekvama: Kramos, 1991. 320 pages. Hardcover. 5866361272 5-8663612-7-2. Bilingual (Russian and English) history of the famous trade route across Kazakhstan and Central Asia. Profusely illustrated with nice color photos of artifacts, architecture and landscape.
Fine/Near Fine. # B4012. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stierlin, Henri.   THE CULTURAL HISTORY OF PRE-COLUMBIAN AMERICA  
London: Aurum Press Ltd., 1984. Reprint. 96 pages. Hardcover. 0906053692 0-906053-69-2. Fine color photos of sites in Mexico, Central America, and Peru. 12 x 9 inch format.
Near Fine/VG. Clean, tight, no name or marks. Dj has quarter-inch mended tear and associated wrinkle at spine top. # B8123. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sullivan, Walter.   LANDPRINTS: ON THE MAGNIFICENT AMERICAN LANDSCAPE  
New York: Times Books, 1984. 1st ed. 384 pages. Hardcover. Study of geological formations and changes to land surface by glacers, rivers and other forces. B/w photos, with many aerial shots.
VG/Fair. Dj has several short tears. # A3142. $10.25     Inquire Now  
Sutcliffe, Ray.   CHRONICLE: ESSAYS FROM TEN YEARS OF TELEVISION ARCHAEOLOGY  
London: BBC, 1978. 1st ed. 176 pages. Hardcover. 0563174838 0-563-17483-8. Essays from more than 10 years of the BBC television program Chronicle. B/w photos.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Little shelf wear edge of Dj. # A7193. $9.25     Inquire Now  

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