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Image for Women of the Shadows 2 Ed: Wives and Mothers of Southern Italy

Women of the Shadows 2 Ed: Wives and Mothers of Southern Italy

By: Cornelisen, Ann

Price: $5.96  $4.77

Publisher: U.S.A., Steerforth Press: 2001

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 138739

ISBN: 158642016X

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. View more info

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The Caltex Book of Maori Lore

By: Cowan, James; Palmer, J. B.

Price: $14.50  $11.60

Publisher: A.H. & A. W. Reed: 1971

Seller ID: 142526

Condition: Very Good


Staple bound 65 page book with creaseless covers that show light wear only. otherwise in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 60's B&W drawings throughout, very good children's oriented introduction to a very interesting subject. View more info

The New Left: Six Critical Essays on Che Guevara, Jean-Paul Sartre, Herbert Marcuse, Frantz Fanon, Black Power, R.D. Lang

By: Cranston, Maurice (ed.)

Price: $8.07  $6.46

Publisher: London, Bodley Head: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 102097

ISBN: 0370013190

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy. Price-clipped dust jacket. View more info

Archaeology and Coastal Dynamics of Kenai Fjords National Park, Alaska

By: Crowell, Aron L ; Daniel H. Mann

Price: $68.50  $54.80

Publisher: National Park Servie, Alaska Region: 1998

Seller ID: 143082

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Contents include: Geology and natural history (Geology, Geomorphology, Vegetation, Fauna, Paleoenvironments) Geological and paleoenvironmental investigations, Culture and archaeology of trhe outer Kenai coast, Piecing together the history of the outer Kenai coast, Archaeological results of the 1993 survey, Cultural materials,( Houses, cashe or cooking pits, Cobble features, Culturally modified trees, Artifacts) A predicti... View more info

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Do Glaciers Listen?: Local Knowledge, Colonial Encounters, And Social Imagination

By: Cruikshank, Julie

Price: $95.00  $76.00

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Univ of British Columbia Pr: 2005

Seller ID: 118749

ISBN: 0774811862

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 312 pages. View more info

Vancouver's Society of Italians Volume III

By: Culos, Raymond

Price: $65.00  $52.00

Publisher: Cusmano: 2006

Seller ID: 120871

ISBN: 0973058161

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 196 pages. View more info

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Cooking, Eating, Thinking: Transformative Philosophies of Food

By: Curtin, Deane W.; Lisa M. Heldke

Price: $9.71  $7.77

Publisher: Bloomington, IN, Indiana University Press: 1992

Seller ID: 140335

ISBN: 0253207045

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 386 pages. Previous owner's name inside. View more info

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Edward Sheriff Curtis: Visions of a Vanishing Race

By: Curtis Graybill, Florence ; Victor Boesen

Price: $16.95  $13.56

Publisher: Albuquerque, University of New Mexico Press: 1986

Seller ID: 144225

ISBN: 0826322492

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Biographical essay by Curtis' daughter and 175 of his greatest photographs. 9"w x 12"h, View more info

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Early Man in Washington

By: Daugherty, Richard D.

Price: $16.95  $13.56

Publisher: State of Washington: 1959

Seller ID: 119474

Condition: Fine


An excellent copy in nearly new condition with no marking of any kind to the text/interior, clean, creaseless covers and spine with sharp corners. Very light shelfwear is the only indication of use. 66 pages, b&w photos, maps. View more info

Voyage to Greenland: A Personal Initiation into Anthropology

By: De Laguna, Frederica

Price: $18.95  $15.16

Publisher: Prospect Heights, ILL, Waveland Pr Inc: 1995

Seller ID: 144401

ISBN: 0881338540

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 284 pages. View more info

German Researcher, the ; How to get the Most Out of an LDS Family History Center

By: Dearden, Fay & Douglas Dearden

Price: $19.50  $15.60

Publisher: Family Tree Press: 1990

Edition: 4th Ed.

Seller ID: 114523

Condition: Near Fine


72 pages, lots of referances, good how-to guide for the layman. View more info

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Folktales and Society: Story-Telling in a Hungarian Peasant Community (A Midland Book)

By: Degh, Linda

Price: $98.50  $78.80

Publisher: U.S.A., Indiana Univ Pr: 1989

Seller ID: 140246

ISBN: 0253205263

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition, new. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Chapters include: History of the Szeklers; Social and economic life in old Andrasfalva; Resettlement procedures (1883 - 1941); Settlers of Kakasd. Part II: Survey of the results oin folktale research to the present; The tale occasions; The tale material: the narrative body of Kakasd; The storytellers; Mrs. Zsuzsanna Palko; Gyorgy Andrasfalvi, Mrs. Anna Sebestyen and Marton Laszlo; with afterword, appendix, notes, b... View more info

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Taboo: Sex & Morality Around the World

By: Denis, Armand

Price: $18.95  $15.16

Publisher: N Y, G.P. Putnam's: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 145636

ISBN: 0600359204

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full black cloth boards. Edge wear and small tears on dust jacket. 202 pages. Black and white photos. Previous owner's name inside. View more info

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Critical Villager: Beyond Community Participation, The

By: Dudley, Eric

Price: $35.00  $28.00

Publisher: N Y, Routledge: 1993

Seller ID: 124088

ISBN: 0415073448

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 173 pages. View more info

Image for Identifying Consumption: Subjects and Objects in Consumer Society

Identifying Consumption: Subjects and Objects in Consumer Society

By: Dunn, Robert G.

Price: $9.71  $7.77

Publisher: Philadelphia, Temple University Press: 2008

Seller ID: 139578

ISBN: 1592138705

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 235 pages. View more info

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The Anthropology of Iceland

By: Durrenberger, E. Paul [Editor]; Palsson, Gisli [Editor]

Price: $35.00  $28.00

Publisher: Iowa City, University of Iowa Press: 1989

Seller ID: 144399

ISBN: 087745499X

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 258 pages. Previous owner's name inside. View more info

Image for The Cradle of Erotica:  A Study of Afro-Asian Sexual expression and an Analysis of erotic Freedom in social Relationships

The Cradle of Erotica: A Study of Afro-Asian Sexual expression and an Analysis of erotic Freedom in social Relationships

By: Edwardes, Allen; R.E.L. Masters

Price: $14.95  $11.96

Publisher: N Y, Matrix House: 1966

Seller ID: 145247

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full blue cloth boards. Smudges to endpapers. 362 pages. From the introduction: "The contents of this volume will come as a surprise, and as a shock, to many readers. The practices and attitudes here dealt with may seem utterly alien and sometimes appalingly vicious. Vicious they certainly are, in some cases; but seldom are they alien. Such differences as distinguish the erotic life of the East from that of the West are of prevalence and overtness of action, resulting from cultural factors, far more than of natural craving for variety a... View more info

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Military Uniforms in America: The Era of the American Revolution, 1755-1795

By: Elting, John R.

Price: $19.95  $15.96

Publisher: San Rafael, Presidio Press: 1974

Seller ID: 129869

Condition: Very Good


Institutional ex-library book with stamps and pocket at back. Cover and spine show no library markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 140 pages. Edge wear to dust jacket, which is taped to cover. Full-page color illustrations faced with a written description of the uniforms. Glossary. View more info

Suye Mura: A Japanese Village

By: Embree, John F.

Price: $16.95  $13.56

Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press: 1972

Seller ID: 144088

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full tan cloth boards. Previous owner's name inside. 354 pages. View more info

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Homeland to Hinterland: The Changing Worlds of the Red River Metis in the Nineteenth Century

By: Ens, Gerhard

Price: $16.95  $13.56

Publisher: U.S.A., University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division: 1996

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 136225

ISBN: 0802078222

Condition: Fine


Book shows very light scuffing to covers only. Creaseless covers and spine, solid binding, text/interior is free of marking of any kind. Appears new, inside and out. Summary: Most writing on Metis history has tended to concentrate on the Resistance of 1869-70 and the Rebellion of 1885, without adequately explaining the social and economic origins of the Metis that shaped those conflicts. Historians have often emphasized the aboriginal aspect of the Metis heritage, stereotyping the Metis as a primitive people unable or unwilling to adjust to civilized life and capitalist society. In this soc... View more info