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Quinchamali, Un Pueblo Donde La Tierra Habla

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Santiago, Taller De Accion Cultural (TAC): 1987

Seller ID: 083574

Condition: Very Good


Small tear on bottom of front cover. Text in Spanish. View more info

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Les Athabascans, ces etrangers du Nord- Une exposition itinerante formee des collections du Musee National de l'Homme

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ottawa, National Museums of Canada: 1974

Seller ID: 144528

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Edge wear to cover. Cracked spine. 210 pages. 8 1/4"w x 10 1/2"h. Many b&w and color photos. Text in French. View more info

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Maori Carving

By: A. W. Reed

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Reed Education: 1972

Seller ID: 142527

ISBN: 0589043765

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with barely discernable wear to covers only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no notable blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 23 page staple bound book with color covers, b&w drawings and photos providing an intro to the subject. Sections include Wood carving in Polynesia, The evolution of Maori carving, Wood carvers and their tools, The human figure, Spirals, Carved houses, Hei-Tiki. View more info

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How Cities Won the West: Four Centuries of Urban Change in Western North America (Histories of the American Frontier)

By: Abbott, Carl

Price: $17.95

Publisher: University of New Mexico Press: 2008

Seller ID: 143978

ISBN: 0826333125

Condition: Fine


Brand new book is in excellent condition in every respect. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. 347 pages, b&w photos, maps, charts, tables. View more info

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Veiled Sentiments: Honor and Poetry in a Bedouin Society

By: Abu-Lughod, Lila

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1988

Seller ID: 142929

ISBN: 0520063279

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 317 pages. View more info

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Aymara Weavings

By: Adelson, Laurie

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Smithsonian Inst Pr: 1983

Seller ID: 136800

ISBN: 0865280223

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 159 pages. Slightly soiled white cover. Many color photos. 7 1/2"w x 10 1/4"h. View more info

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Adorno: The Stars Down to Earth and Other Essays on the Irrational in Culture (Routledge Classics)

By: Adorno, Theodor

Price: $16.95

Publisher: N Y, Routledge: 1994

Seller ID: 142795

ISBN: 0415105684

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 176 pages. View more info

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The archaeology of Tiwanaku: The myths, history, and science of an ancient Andean civilization

By: Albarracin-Jordan, Juan V.

Price: $43.50

Publisher: Impresion P.A.P: 1999

Seller ID: 144085

ISBN: 9990500061

Condition: Near 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. Fold-out pages, color and b&w photos, View more info

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Felskunst im Negev und auf Sinai

By: Anati, Emmanuel

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Gustav Lubbe Verlag: 1981

Seller ID: 124829

ISBN: 3785702833

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 76 text pages in German, plus approx. 60 pages of color photos. View more info

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Taboo: Sex & Morality Around the World

By: Armand, Denis

Price: $18.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 145635

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. View more info

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Art and Social Theory: Sociological Arguments in Aesthetics

By: Austin Harrington

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Polity: 2004

Seller ID: 142524

ISBN: 0745630391

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with a chip to the upper spine corner and sticker residue at lower spine as the only flaws, otherwise as 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. 237 pages View more info

Salt and Braided Bread: Ukrainian Life in Canada

By: Balan, Jars

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Toronto, Oxford University Press: 1984

Seller ID: 115008

ISBN: 0195404726

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 152 pages. Previous owner's inscription inside. Many color photos. View more info

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Daughters of the desert: Women anthropologists and the native American Southwest, 1880-1980 : an illustrated catalogue

By: Barbara A Babcock

Price: $47.50

Publisher: University of New Mexico Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 144226

ISBN: 0826310877

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition in every respect except for rectangular cut-out at top of half title page, perhaps where a previous owner was listed. All else Fine/as 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. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. 241 pages, heavily illustrated with b&w photos, line drawings, charts, prints. View more info

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Street Stories: 100 Years of Homelessness in Vancouver

By: Barnholden, Michael;Newman, Nancy

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Anvil Press: 2007

Seller ID: 118143

ISBN: 189563685X

Condition: Near Fine


Very light wear to covers, otherwise as-new, with clean, unmarked text/interior. View more info

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P'rend : beeld van een Groeistad

By: Bas Vroege; Maartje van den Heuvel;

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Netherlands, Paradox Press: 2000

Seller ID: 119945

ISBN: 9080265551

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 80 pages. "Withdrawn" stamp, but no other library markings. Text in Dutch and English. This book is based on about a hundred in-depth interviews with residents of five Dutch suburbs developed in the 1990's, all in the western Netherlands. Many color photos. View more info

Farmworkers and Their Children

By: Basran, Gurcharn, Charan Gill & Brian D. Maclean

Price: $47.95

Publisher: Collective Press: 1995

Seller ID: 111579

ISBN: 0969476450

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 188 pages many tables. Chapters include Indo-Canadian families: historical constraints and contemporary contradictions, Government and community responses to racism and prejudice in the Province of British Columbia, Methods employed in conducting the research, Characteristics of the sample, Working conditions and their implications for child health, Current and preferred care arrangements for children, References (six pages). Tables include Frequency and kinds of ... View more info

Sound: Stories of Hearing Lost and Found

By: Bathurst, Bella

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Profile Books: 2017

Seller ID: 143234

ISBN: 1781257752

Condition: Fine


Book is brand new and 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. Dust jacket shows is new also. View more info

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Protecting Indigenous Knowledge and Heritage: A Global Challenge

By: Battiste, Marie;Henderson, James Youngblood

Price: $67.45

Publisher: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, Purich Pub: 2000

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 123823

ISBN: 189583015X

Condition: Fine


As-new book in excellent condition in every respect. View more info

Folk Culture in a World of Technology

By: Bausinger, Hermann

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana University Press: 1990

Seller ID: 141993

ISBN: 0253311276

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full red cloth boards. 187 pages. 6 1/8"w x 9 1/2"h. Slight wear to dust jacket. View more info

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The Metamorphosis of the World: How Climate Change is Transforming Our Concept of the World

By: Beck, Ulrich

Price: $7.46

Publisher: Cambridge, UK, Polity: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 139084

ISBN: 0745690211

Condition: Fine


A new, unread book in excellent condition. View more info