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PLEASING THE SPIRITS. A Catalogue Of A Collection Of American Indian Art.

by Ewing, Douglas C.

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1982
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Ghylen Press:, 1982. With Essays by Craig Bates and Ted J. Brasser, 401 pages, with 479 color and b&w illustrations. "The study of the native arts of North America is still in its infancy, and it will be many years until a sufficient number of objects is published to premit an overview of artistic heritage. A principal purpose of… Read more
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ROME AND HER EMPIRE.

by Shotter, David.

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2003
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Longman:, 2003. 453 pages, illustrated in color and b&w. "Rome gre out of a loose collection of villages. The growth of empire was unplanned and its consequences completely unprepared for." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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THE VOICES OF MOREBATH. Reformation & Rebellion In And English Village.

by Duffy, Eamon.

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2003
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Yale University Press:, 2003. 232 pages, illustrated in b&w. The author "has paintakingly and imaginatively reconstructed the workings of this tiny community." FINE SOFTCOVER. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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ZEN & THE WAY OF THE SWORD. Arming The Samurai Psyche.

by King, Winston L.

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1993
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Oxford University Press:, 1993. 265 pages, illustrated in b&w. This book "offers a fascinating look into the minds of the samurai swordsman in a far-reaching account of the role of Zen in the thought, culture, and martial arts of Japan's soldier elite." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE- DUST JACKET. Dust jacket protected with a clear plastic acid-free jacket.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine-.… Read more
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AN ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL HISTORY OF THE OTTOMAN EMPIRE. 2 Volumes.

by Inalcik , Halil, Suraiya Faroqhi , Bruce McGowan , Donald Quataert , Sevket Pamuk

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1997
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9780521585804
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Cambridge University Press:, 1997. Volume I covers 1300 -1600. Volume II covers 1600 - 1914, 1,009 pages total for the 2 volumes. This book was first published in 1995 has been widely accclaimed as a landmark in the study of one of the most enduring and influential empires of modern times. The authors provide a richly detailed account of… Read more
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CHRISTIANS AND JEWS IN THE OTTOMAN EMPIRE. 2 Volumes.

by Braude, Benjamin and Bernard Lewis (Edited by)

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1982
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9780841905191
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Holmes & Meier:, 1982. Volume I: The Central Lands, 449 pages. Volume II: The Arabic-Speaking Lands, ISBN: 0-8419-0529-7.248 pages. "Written by eminent scholars from the Middle East, Europe, and North America, these papers soberly and objectively weigh the fundamental question of religion and community in the Middle East." 2 FINE HARDCOVERS, FINE DUST JACKETS.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.… Read more
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THE NAPOLEONIC SURVEY OF EGYPT. Description De L'Egypte. Volume I.

by Russell, Terence M. (edited by)

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2001
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Ashgate:, 2001. 244 pages, illustrated. "The momuments and customs of Egypt selected engravings and texts, in two volumes. "Reproducing large secltions of the original folicio, this is the first book in English to provide an accessible and comprehensive account of the origins and creation of the Description de L'Egypte." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET. Volume I only.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine-.… Read more
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THE MEDIEVAL KNIGHT. The Noble Warriors Of The Golden Age of Chivalry.

by Jestice, Phylllis.

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2018
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9781782747406
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Amber: , 2018. 224 pages, illustrated in color and b&w. "Knighthood and chivalry formed an essential part of society in the Middle Ages. Illustrated with more than 200 illustrations and artworks, this book is an expertly written account of the elite fighting men who have long captured popular imagination." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE- DUST JACKET. Dust jacket protected with a… Read more
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THE WOODLAND INDIANS An Illustrated Account Of The Lifestyles Of America's First Inhabitants.

by Wilbur, C. Keith.

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1995
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9780791045275
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Chelsea House:, 1995. 102 pages, illustrated with b&w line drawings. ""The Woodland Indians and their anestors are North America's "missing link". FINE- HARDCOVER, ex-library withdrawn. No markings on spine. . Hard Cover. Fine-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Ex-Library Withdrawn.
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HISTORY OF THE BYZANTINE STATE.

by Ostrogorsky, George.

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1957
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Rutgers University Press:, 1957. 548 pages, illustrated, translated from the German by Joan Hussey, and with a Foreword by Peter Charanis. "The author's approach is chronoligcal; he empahsizes political developments as well as giving extensive consideration to social, economic, ecclesiastical and administrative factors. He shows how the interaction of foreign and domestic events determined the development of the Byzantine… Read more
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PLATO PREHISTORIAN. 10,000 To 5000 B.C. In Myth And Archaeology.

by Settegast, Mary

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1987
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Rotenburg Press:, 1987. 334 pages, illustrated by Ann Hatfield, Eliza McFadden and Elizabeth Wahle. "By comparing the most recent findings in Old World archaeology with two of the supposed myths- the great war of Plato's Timaeus and Critias and the Greek dating of the prophet Zarathustra to the seventh millennium B. C.- she domonstrates the immense value offered by… Read more
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THE HOLY LAND.

by Hichens, Robert.

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1910
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The Century Co.:, 1910. 302 pages, illustrated with full page color drawing by Jules Guerin. FINE HARDCOVER, beautiful illustrated color, gilt upper page edge.. Hard Cover. Fine/No Dust Jacket Present.. Illus. by Jules Guerin. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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THE ROMAN THEATRE AND ITS AUDIENCE.

by Beacham, Richard C.

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1991
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9780674779143
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Harvard University Press:, 1991. 267 pages, illustrated in b&w. "Drawing on recent archaeological investigations, new scholarship, and the author's own original research and staging experience, this book offers a new and fascinating picture of theatrical performance in the ancient world. The author traces the history of the Roman theatre, from its origins in the fourth century, B.C. to the… Read more
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OCEANIC ART OZEANISCHE KUNST ART OCEANIEN

by Meyer, Anthony J. P.

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2000
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9783895080807
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Konemann:, 2000. Two Volumes. 640 pages total, profusely illustrated in color. "Oceania comprises three great cultural areas: Melanesia, Polyneisa and Micronesia." Text is in English, French and German. 2 FINE HARDCOVERS, FINE DUST JACKETS. FINE- SLIPCASE.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.
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WE, THE THRACIANS AND OTHER MULTIMILLENARY HISTORY. Volume II.

by Dragan,J. C.

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1976
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Nagard, 1976. 244 pages, illustrated. This book "is not simply the title of work of historical research, it is also a cry the author is raising, at the end of his work, to the other descendents of that first Euopean people, so that even if their languages differ today, they may withdraw sufficient reason from their common origin to feel… Read more
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ART AND EMPIRE TREASURES FROM ASSYRIA IN THE BRITISH MUSEUM.

by Curtis, J. E. And J. E. Reade

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2008
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9780714111681
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British Museum Press:, 2008. 224 pages, illustrated in color and b&w, with a Foreward by Malcolm Rogers. "It is a great honour for the British Museum to be able to present in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, this exhibition on the culture of one of the greatest ancient empires- Assyria." FINE SOFTCOVER.. Soft Cover. Fine. 4to -… Read more
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GENISIS: The First Book Of Revelations.

by Wood, David

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1985
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9780859361804
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The Baton Press: , 1985. 309 pages, illustrated in color and b&w, with a Foreword by Henry Lincoln. "This is one of the most importatn books ever to be published. It opena a doorway into the unknown. At last the age-old mystery of Rennes-le-Chateau is solved." FINE- HARDCOVER, FINE- DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine-/Fine-. 4to - over 9¾" -… Read more
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THIRTY-SEVENTH ANNUAL REPORT OF THE BUREAU OF AMERICAN ETHNOLOGY. 1915-1916. THE PEYOTE CULT.

by Hodge, F. W. And Paul Radin

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1923
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Government Printing Office:, 1923. 560 pages, illustrated. Chapter XVI: The Peyote Cult: General Description, a total of 48 pages, illustrated. This volume is titled "The Winnebago Tribe by Paul Ragin. Other chapters in this volume Winnebago history, archeology, material culture, general social customs, burial & funeral customs, warefare, eduction, social organization, shamanistic & medical practices, religion,clan wr-bundle feasts, and peyote… Read more
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THE CULTURAL HERMITAGE OF LADAKH. Central Ladakh.

by Snellgrove, David L. & Tadeusz Skorupski.

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1979
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9789748304533
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Orchid Press:, 1979. 144 pages, illustrated in b&w, 20 color plates, with maps and diagrams. "Ladakh existed as an independent western Tibetan Kingdom until 1834 when it was finally takedn over by the rulers of Jammu and Kashmir, thus becoming an integral part of India. It has, however remained on of the few regions wehre Tibetan Buddhism and the Tibetan… Read more
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WORLD WITHOUT END? Environmental Disaster And The Collapse Of Empires.

by Whyte, Ian.

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2008
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9781845110550
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I. Tauris:, 2008. 239 pages, illustrated in b&w. The author "ranges over 12,000 years of the Earth's history to explore some of the intriguing mysteries surrounding the fast of past civilizations." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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