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Death Warmed Over

by Rogak, Lisa

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2004
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Very Good -
ISBN
9781580085632
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Berkeley, CA: Ten Speed Press, 2004 Funeral Foods, Rituals, and Customes from Around the World. A unique cookbook that shows you how to incorporate long-standing cultural traditions - from the Amish and Eskimo to Greek adn Polish - into the planning of a well-rounded celebration of life. Soft cover with flaps, 160 pages. Bump to top free corner, very light… Read more
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Vusamazulu Credo Mutwa: Zulu High Sanusi (Profiles in Healing series)

by Keeney, Bradford (Editor)

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2006
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As New
ISBN
9780918172310
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$60.00

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Ringing Rocks Press, 2006 'Profiles of Healing' series is dedicated to helping the world's most revered healers, shamans, medicine people, and leaders of complementary medicine tell their stories. The series is a project of the Ringing Rocks Foundation, an organization that supports the survival and future development of global healing wisdom through education, research, and special project. New soft… Read more
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Shakers of St. Vincent (Profiles in Healing series)

by Keeney, Bradford (Editor)

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9780980054685
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$55.00

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Ringing Rocks Press 'Profiles of Healing' series is dedicated to helping the world's most revered healers, shamans, medicine people, and leaders of complementary medicine tell their stories. The series is a project of the Ringing Rocks Foundation, an organization that supports the survival and future development of global healing wisdom through education, research, and special project. New soft cover… Read more
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Hands of Faith: Healers of Brazil (Profiles in Healing series)

by Keeney, Bradford (Editor)

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9780918172389
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Ringing Rocks Press 'Profiles of Healing' series is dedicated to helping the world's most revered healers, shamans, medicine people, and leaders of complementary medicine tell their stories. The series is a project of the Ringing Rocks Foundation, an organization that supports the survival and future development of global healing wisdom through education, research, and special project. New soft cover… Read more
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Japanese Master of Seiki Jutsu (Profiles in Healing series)

by Keeney, Bradford (Editor)

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Ringing Rocks Press 'Profiles of Healing' series is dedicated to helping the world's most revered healers, shamans, medicine people, and leaders of complementary medicine tell their stories. The series is a project of the Ringing Rocks Foundation, an organization that supports the survival and future development of global healing wisdom through education, research, and special project. New hard cover with… Read more
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Balians: Traditional Healers of Bali (Profiles in Healing series)

by Keeney, Bradford (Editor)

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Published
2004
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Ringing Rocks Press, 2004 'Profiles of Healing' series is dedicated to helping the world's most revered healers, shamans, medicine people, and leaders of complementary medicine tell their stories. The series is a project of the Ringing Rocks Foundation, an organization that supports the survival and future development of global healing wisdom through education, research, and special project. New soft… Read more
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Walking Thunder: Dine Medicine Woman (Profiles in Healing series)

by Keeney, Bradford (Editor)

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Published
2001
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As New
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$70.00

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Ringing Rocks Press, 2001 'Profiles of Healing' series is dedicated to helping the world's most revered healers, shamans, medicine people, and leaders of complementary medicine tell their stories. The series is a project of the Ringing Rocks Foundation, an organization that supports the survival and future development of global healing wisdom through education, research, and special project. New soft… Read more
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Guarani Shamans of the Forest (Profiles in Healing series)

by Keeney, Bradford (Editor)

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Published
2000
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Ringing Rocks Press, 2000 'Profiles of Healing' series is dedicated to helping the world's most revered healers, shamans, medicine people, and leaders of complementary medicine tell their stories. The series is a project of the Ringing Rocks Foundation, an organization that supports the survival and future development of global healing wisdom through education, research, and special project. New hard cover… Read more
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Ecology and Design: Frameworks For Learning

by Johnson, Bart R. & Kristina Hill (Editors)

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2001
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Very Good -
ISBN
9781559638135
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$28.00

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Washington, DC: Island Press, 2001 This volume focuses on articulating priorities and approaches for incorporation ecological principles in the teaching of landscape desgin and planning. It defines for the first time the full potential of ecology in landscape architectural education. White soft cover with black titling to front and spine, green illustration to front, 530 pages. Light shelf… Read more
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Indian Shakers: A Messianic Cult of the Pacific Northwest

by Barnett, H.G.

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1972
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Good +
ISBN
9780809305957
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$15.00

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Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois University Press, 1972 Glossy soft cover with white titling to front and spine, 378 pages. Light shelf wear, crease to spine. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. … Read more
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Design of Urban Space: An Inquiry Into a Socio-spatial Process

by Madanipour, Ali

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1996
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Very Good
Edition
First U.K. Edition
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Chichester: John Wiley & Sons, 1996 Written to bridge the gap that exists in the approaches to urban design. It addresses both the physical and social dimensions of the built environment in an integrated way. Soft cover with black faux label and white titling, illustrated with many black and white photographs, 241 pages. Light shelf wear, previous… Read more
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Eco-City: Calming the Traffic

by Engwicht, David

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1992
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Good+ to Very Good-
ISBN
9780858810624
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$20.00

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Sidney, NSW: Envirobook, 1992 Can people and motor vehicles co-exist? Engwicht follows this and other questions developing his practical vision for a more habitable city. Soft cover with blue titling to front and spine, many line drawings illustrate the book, 190 pages. Light sunning to spine, light shelf wear, previous owner's name inked to half title, bookstore… Read more
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Animated Earth: A Story of Peruvian Whistles and Transformation

by Statnekov, Daniel K.

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2003
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Edition
ISBN
9781556434631
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$48.00

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Berkeley, CA: North Atlantic Books, 2003 Statnekov's life since the early '70s has centered on pre-Columbian art, specifically the acoustical properties Peruvian whistling vessels and their effect on consciousness. Glossy soft cover, black with illustrations, white titling to front and spine, a cluster of full-colour photographs, 202 pages. Minor shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask… Read more
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State of the Poor

by Eden, Frederic Morton & A.G.L. Rogers (Editor)

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Published
1928
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$60.00

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London, UK: George Routledge & Sons, Ltd., 1928 Abridged and edited by A.G.L. Rogers with an introduction. "Eden's 'State of the Poor' has for many years been kown as a classical work in the condition of the labouring classes in England down to the end of the eighteenth century." Red cloth with gilt titling to spine, 383 pages. … Read more
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Cosmic Zygote: Cosmology in the Amazon Basin

by Roe, Peter R.

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Published
1982
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Very Good -
ISBN
9780813508962
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$210.00

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New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1982 Roe develops an original model explaining the myths and folktales of the lowland tribes from South America's Amazon basin based on 384 representative myths from 69 Indian groups, giving special empfhasis to the Shipibo Indians, with whom he lived. Red cloth with gilt titling to spine, frontispiece, several black and white illustrations,… Read more
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Hockey Night in Canada: Sport, Identities, and Cultural Politics

by Gruneau, Richard S.

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1993
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Very Good -
ISBN
9780920059395
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$28.00

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Toronto, ON: Garamond Press, 1993 Culture and Communication in Canada Series. The authors discuss the roots of hockey, the world of professional hockey, hockey in small communities, violence in professional and minor hockey leagues, and issues of Canadian identity. Blue cloth, gilt titling to spine, 312 pages. Minor edge wear, gift inscription to ffep. Dust jacket shows… Read more
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Myth of Media Violence, The: A Critical Introduction

by Trend, David

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2007
Condition
Very Good-
ISBN
9781405133852
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$17.00

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Malden MA: Blackwell Publishing, 2007 This book examines "the current and historical debates over one of the most widely discussed yet little understood issues of our time: the social and cultural effects of violence in film, television, and video games." Illustrated black soft cover with white titling, 139 pages. Cover has shelf wear, a few tiny marks to… Read more
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Theatre for Living: The Art and Science of Community-based Dialogue

by Diamond, David

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2007
Condition
Very Good
Edition
4th Printing
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$25.00

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Victoria, B.C.: Trafford Publishing, 2007 Book is "an essential resource for anyone interested in the power of theatre to evoke community healing." Foreword by Fritjof Capra. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with tan and white titling, 336 pages. With the exception of some light shelf wear, this handsome book is in great condition. Shipping charges are calculated for… Read more
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How to Stop Whining and Start Living: How to Make Trouble and Influence People, Part 2

by Question Mark Collective

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1998
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Very Good-
Edition
First Edition
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$16.00

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Victoria, Australia: Scam Publications, 1998 "The long awaited sequel to "How to Make Trouble and Influence People" is finally here. After two years of extensive research, The Question Mark Collective has delivered a book packed full of fascinating tales and anecdotes, of pranks and political absurdity, of the past and of the present...an extensive examination of Australiasia's political troublemakers… Read more
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Companion to the Anthropology of Japan

by Robertson, Jennifer, Editor

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2005
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Very Good
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$40.00

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Malden, Mass.: Blackwell Publishing, 2005 Book is a volume of "Blackwell Companions to Anthropology." Book is "an unprecedented collection of original essays by some of the field's most distinguished scholars of Japan which, taken together, offer a comprehensive overview of the field." Colourfully illustrated black and green soft cover with white titling, 518 pages. Book is in great… Read more
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