Category: Anthropology & Archaeology


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Qasr Ibrim: The Late Medieval Period

By: Adams, William Y.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Egypt Exploration Society: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0050757

Excavationsat Qasr Ibirim began in 1963 and has continued on a mostly biennial basis. Remains of the late medieval period (c.1172-1500) were among the uppermost on the site and some of the first to be investigated. This is an architectural and artefactual reconstruction of the community fully illustratd with photographs and line drawings. View more info

Where the Echo Began: and Other Oral Traditions from Southwestern Alaska Recorded by Hans Himmelheber. Ed.

By: Ann Fienup-Riordan (editor)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Fairbanks, AK, University of Alaska Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0050436

One minor bumped corner otherwise fine. Dust jacket has one 1/8" tear. View more info

Field Work of a Museum Naturalist Alaska-Southeast Alaska-Far North 1919-1922

By: Bailey, Alfred M.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Denver Museum of Natural History: 1971

Inscription: Inscribed by the Author

Seller ID: 0052488

Small tears at head of spine. Inscribed and signed by the author. View more info

Lukurmata: Household Archaeology in Prehispanic Bolivia

By: Bermann, Marc

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, U.S.A., Princeton Univ Pr: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0054500

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Excavations at Portchester Castle: The Medieval, the Inner Bailey (Volume IV)

By: Cunliffe, Barry; Munby, Julian

Price: $20.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Thames & Hudson/Society of Antiquaries: 1985

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Seller ID: 0020055

Book is fine in fine dust jacket. Includes 24 additional figures on separate folded sheets in their own slipcase. Both are in an outer slipcase. View more info

The Temples in Jerusalem

By: Eversull, Harry Kelso

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, OH, U.S.A., Masonic Memorial Chapel Association: 1946

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Seller ID: 0054491

2" crack in paper at hinge, otherwise very good plus with very light shelfwear. Binding is tight and pages are clean. Discusses the Temple of Solomon, The Temple of Zerubbabel, and the Temple of Harod. These are illustrated with various Reconstructions, drawings and models. 38 illustrations. View more info

Sha'Ar Hagolan: Neolithic Art in Context

By: Garfinkel, Yosef; Miller, Michelle A.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Oxbow Books Ltd: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0050446

This monograph presents the revolutionary results of ten years of excavation and research in the Neolithic village of Sha'ar Hagolan, Jordan Valley, Israel. Sha'ar Hagolan is dated to the Pottery Neolithic period and is the type-site for the Yarmukian culture, which occupied large parts of the Mediterranean climatic zones of Israel, Jordan and Lebanon during the sixth millennium BC. Recent excavations at the site have far-reaching implications for the entire Neolithic pe... View more info

Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: Attic Black Figure and Related Wares

By: Hayes, J. W.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press for the British Academy and The Royal Ontario Museum: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0054492

This fascicule presents the black figure vases and related categories in the Toronto collection. It includes a soft bound text and 42 loose, folio sized plates of photos of the vases in a folded portfolio. Some minor fading to outer folder, otherwise near fine. View more info

The Land Of Enki In The Islamic Era: Pearls, Palms, And Religious Identity In Bahrain

By: Insoll, Timothy R.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Kegan Paul Intl: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0053552

This book is based on an archaeological research project completed in Bahrain aimed at investigating the period between the sixth and thirteenth centuries AD. Technologies such as pearl diving and pottery manufacture, as well as animal keeping and butchery, are all considered. Additionally, this volume examines the role of trade and commerce in creating the complex history manifest in the Persian Gulf region, as well as the role of religious and other identities in that ... View more info

The Anubieion at Saqqâra. I. The Settlement and the Temple Precinct.

By: Jeffreys, D. G.; Smith, H. S.; Price, M. Jessop

Price: $18.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Egypt Exploration Society: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0050759

(Egypt Exploration Society, Excavation Memoirs 54, 1988) View more info

Descriptive Booklet on the Alaska Historical Museum

By: Keithahn, Edward L.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Juneau, AK, Alaska Historical Association:

Seller ID: 0053556

Light crease the length of cover and light foxing to first and last pages, owner's stamp, otherwise very good. Many illustrations. Probably printed in the 1930s. View more info

Totem Poles of the Pacific Northwest Coast

By: Malin, Edward

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, U.S.A., Timber Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0050707

1st edition, INSCRIBED, Very Good in Near Fine DJ. View more info

A Very Remote Period Indeed: Papers on the Palaeolithic Presented to Derek Roe

By: Milliken, Sarah; Cook, Jill

Price: $10.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Oxbow Books Ltd: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0050445

This is a volume no Palaeolithic archaeologist should be without. It is offered to Derek Roe by his friends and colleagues as a tribute to his enthusiasm, support and encouragement over many years. The twenty-seven papers range from Africa to the Near East and beyond, to Kazakhstan and Korea, and across southern Europe to Britain, the Thames Valley, East Anglia and Pontnewydd. The list of authors and the range of topics they write about are a reflection of Derek Roe's in... View more info

Image for Prehistoric Cheshire

Prehistoric Cheshire

By: Morgan, Victoria and Paul

Price: $20.00

Publisher: U. K., Landmark Publishing: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0028499

192pp. View more info

Western Asiatic Antiquities: The Burrell Collection

By: Peltenburg, Edgar

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scottland, Edinburgh Univ Pr: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0020149

The Burrell Collection houses a remarkable body of antiquities from Sumeria, Assyria and Levant. View more info

Fustat Glass of the Early Islamic Period : Finds Excavated by the American Research Centre in Egypt 1964-1980

By: Scanlon, George T.; Pinder-Wilson, Ralph

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Altajir World of Islam Trust: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0050380

130pp. View more info

Visions of Ancient America

By: Schezen, Roberto (photographer)

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York Rizzoli 1990.:

Seller ID: 0020171

Corner of front free endpaper crumpled and torn otherwise very good in very good dust jacket in Brodart. Wonderful photography of Indian ruins throughout Mexico and Central America. First Edition. Binding is Hardcover. View more info

Landscape Style in Asia (Colloquies on Art & Archaeology in Asia No. 9)

By: Watson, William (editor)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, University of London, Percival David Foundation of Chinese Art: 1980

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Seller ID: 0050396

Rubbing to front cover. Presents 12 papers from the colloquy held 25-27 June 1979. View more info

Bones of the Maya: Studies of Ancient Skeletons

By: Whittington, Stephen and Reed, David M. (Editors)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Washington DC, Smithonian Institution: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0020150

Fine in fine dust jacket in Brodart protector. 21 color plates. 4to. 290pp. View more info