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The Archaeology of Mission Santa Catalina de Guale: 2. Biocultural Interpretations of a Population in Transition

Editor: Larsen, Clark Spencer (1952-) Publisher: American Museum of Natural History Pub Date: 1990 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, folds.  One approx. 1/8″ crease to lower front cover corner.  Spine, rear cover and front spine hinge sun faded. Notes: Number 68,  Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural…

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Certain Aboriginal Remains of the Black Warrior River/Certain Aboriginal Remains of the Lower Tombigbee River/Certain Aboriginal Remains of Mobile Bay and Mississippi Sound/Miscellaneous Investigation in Florida

Author: Moore, C.B. (Clarence Bloomfield) (1852-1936) Publisher: Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences Pub Date: 1903 (reprint) Binding: Hardcover Condition: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  Some wear to head and foot of spine. Very light edge and corner wear. Notes: Ex-library (twice).  From the library of Franz Boas (his bookplate , and withdrawn from…

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New Trails in Mexico: An Account of One Year’s Exploration in North-Western Sonora, Mexico, and South-Western Arizona, 1909-1910

Author: Lumholtz, Carl (1851-1922) Publisher: University of Arizona Press Pub Date: 1990 (reprint edition) Binding: Paperback Condition: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.   Appears unused. Notes: Originally published in 1912.  Not so much archaeology as a anthropological  and cultural travelogue.  Arizona in 1909 and 1910 was still “the wild west”, not yet…

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The Rock Art of Utah: A Study from the Donald Scott Collection

Author: Schaafsma, Polly (1935-) Publisher: University of Utah Press Pub Date: 1994 (revised edition) Binding: Paperback Condition: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Appears unused. Notes: Revised reprint edition.  Originally published in 1971 by the Peabody Museum as Rock Art of Utah from the Donald Scott Collection, Volume 65.  New foreword by…

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The Peopling of Bandelier: New Insights from the Archaeology of the Pajarito Plateau

Editor: Powers, Robert P. Publisher: School of American Research (SAR) Press Pub Date: 2005 Binding: Paperback Condition: 2 copies.  Copy 1: Good. Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Appears unread.  Copy 2 (FL): Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends.  Upper front cover corner has approx. 1/8″ bend.  Light edge wear.   Inscribed by the…

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A Laboratory for Anthropology: Science and Romanticism in the American Southwest, 1846-1930

Author: Fowler, Don D. Publisher: University of New Mexico Press Pub Date: 2000 Binding: Hardcover Condition: 2 copies.  Copy 1:Book: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds. Dust Jacket: Good.  Very light edge wear at lower back bottom.  Copy 2 (FL):  Book: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Some smudging…

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Human Adaptations in a Marginal Environment: The UII Mitigation Project

Editors: Moore, James L. and Winter, Joseph C. Publisher: University of New Mexico, Office of Contract Archaeology Pub Date: 1980 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair.  Binding tight.  No tears, folds.  Previous owner’s name stamped on title page.  Long gift inscription on inside front cover.  One chapter circled and author underlined in Table of Contents.  Corner and…

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Stairways to the Stars: Skywatching in Three Great Ancient Cultures

Author: Aveni, Anthony Publishser: Wiley Pub Date: 1997 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Book: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Dust Jacket: Fair to Good.  Very light corner and edge wear.  There are several very small white spots on the front cover, almost like somebody splattered a small bit of paint or white-out.  Or…

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The Hunting Apes: Meat Eating and the Origins of Human Behavior

Author: Stanford, Craig B. Publisher: Princeton University Press Pub Date: 2001 (Second printing) Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends.  Page 21 has folded corner.  Slight bowing to front cover. Notes: Eating and sharing meat has made us the humans we are today.  The origins of human intelligence are linked…

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