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Antiquity and Migrations of the Early Inhabitants of Patagonia (Pamphlet)

Author: Bird, Junius (1907-1982) Publisher: American Geographical Society Pub Date: 1938 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair.  Ex-library.  Stapled binding tight.  No tears.  One large vertical crease, top edge to bottom edge, extending through entire pamphlet (Somebody folded it and put it in their back pocket is my guess).  Upper front cover corner has approx. 1″ fold. …

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Living and Leaving: A Social History of Regional Depopulation in Thirteenth-Century Mesa Verde

Author: Glowacki, Donna M. Publisher: University of Arizona Press Pub Date: 2015 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Book: Good. Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Gilt on spine still sharp, easily readable.  Dust Jacket: Good.  NOT price clipped (No price indicated).  Some slight edge and corner wear. Notes: This wasn’t like the Israelites leaving Egypt…

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Human Birth: An Evolutionary Perspective

Author: Trevathan, Wenda R. Publisher: Aldine de Gruyter Pub Date: 1987 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Book: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Light edge and corner wear.  Appears unread.  Dust Jacket: Good.  Not price clipped (no price indicated).  Very light edge and corner wear. Notes: The most challenging point for any species, especially…

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Navajo Medicine Bundles or Jish: Acquisition, Transmission, and Disposition in the Past and Present

Author: Frisbie, Charlotte J. (1940-) Publisher: University of New Mexico Press Pub Date: 1987 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Book: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Very light edge and corner wear.  Some smudging to bottom and top text blocks.  Gilt on spine still sharp, easily readable.  Dust Jacket: Fair to Good.  A few…

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San Antonio in the Eighteenth Century

Author: (Corporate) San Antonio Bicentennial Heritage Committee Publisher: (Corporate) San Antonio Bicentennial Heritage Committee Pub Date: 1976 Binding: Hardcover Condition:  Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Without dust jacket, as issued.  Errata slip laid in.  Appears unused. Notes: A Bicentennial history project.  Notably almost all of these Bicentennial book projects were well…

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The Tarahumar of Mexico: Their Environment and Material Culture

Author: Pennington, Campbell W. (1918-2015) Publisher: University of Utah Press Pub Date: 1963 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Previous owner’s signature on second end paper.  Without dust jacket.  Light edge and corner wear.  Includes map ” The Tarahumar Country” in pocket at rear. Notes: Pennington was a geographer who…

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Power and Privilege: A Theory of Social Stratification

Author: Lenski, Gerhard E. (1924-2015) Publisher: McGraw-Hill Pub Date: (not specified (1972? 1982?)  Originally published 1966, this is the 11th printing) Binding: Hardcover Condition: Fair.  Binding tight, but a split is developing between the title page and the second fep.  No tears, bends or folds.  Previous owner’s stamp on front pastedown and on pages 100,…

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Theory of Culture Change: The Methodology of Multilinear Evolution

Author: Steward, Julian H.  (1902-1972) Publisher: University of Illinois Press Pub Date: 1973 (reprint edition) Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No tears.  Previous owner’s name stamped on all three text blocks.  Upper rear cover corner has approx. 2″ fold.  Edge and corner wear.  Some scuffing to spine edges. Notes: How different societies…

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Perspectives in American Indian Culture Change

Editor: Spicer, Edward H. (1906-1983) Publisher: University of Chicago Press Pub Date: 1969 (Third printing) Binding: Hardcover Condition: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Without dust jacket, as issued.  Some light edge and corner wear.  Small smudges to bottom text block. Notes: Six papers from a seminar held in 1956 at the…

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