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El Analisis Teorico en Ciencias Sociales. Aplicacion a una Teoria del Origen del Estado en Mesoamerica

by Manuel Gándara Vázquez

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2011
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Near Fine
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First
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9786077764977
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386 pages with tables, bibliography and index. Quarto (11" x 8 1/4") bound in original publisher's pictorial wrappers. First edition limited to 500 copies. Theoretical analysis in social sciences. Application to a theory of the origin of the State in Mesoamerica, is a book that as the author points out in the introduction, was forged in the Center of Archaeological Studies… Read more
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image of Nombres geográficos de México. Catálogo Alfabético de los nombres de lugar pertenecientes al idioma

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39 pages 462 place glyphs. Quarto (11" x 8 1/4") bound in red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. First edition. The Atlas contains 462 place glyphs, most of of which are from Codex Mendoza. The text, which is not included, provides etymology of the place names and analysis of the forms of the glyphs. Antonio Peñafiel (1831-1922) was Director General of… Read more
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The American Indian in Graduate Studies. A Bibliography of Theses and Dissertations

by Frederick J (1919-1998) and Alice W Dockstader

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1973-1974
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Near Fine
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2 parts. ix+362 pages; xx+426 pages with index. Octavo (9" x 6") bound in original publisher's wrappers. Contributions from the Museum of the American Indian Heye Foundation, Volume XXV, parts 1 & 2. First and second edition. This bibliography lists those theses and dissertations which deal in any way with the American Indian, as presented for graduate degree requirements at… Read more
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A Variation of southwesten Pueblo Culture and Analysis of the Skeletal Material

by Jesse David Jennings (1909–1997) and Georg Karl Neumann

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Published
1940
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Very Good
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First
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v+21 pages with plates, figures, maps, plans, tables and bibliography. Quarto (10 3/4" x 8 1/2") bound in original publisher's stapled wrappers. Technical Series Bulletin number 10. First edition. The following account gives the results of excavation of three sites in Chaves County, New Mexico, by the Laboratory of Anthropology. The three sites are habitation sites of the same general… Read more
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Peru Before the Incas

by Edward P Lanning

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1967
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First
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216 pages with tables, figures, plates, glossary, bibliography and index. Octavo (8" x 5 1/2") bound in original publisher's pictorial wrappers. Drawings by Gordon Pollard. First paper edition. Peru before the Incas is the fascinating story of two decades of painstaking archaeological "digging" and scientific reconstruction which has revealed the existence of a vast, highly diversified pre-Incan society in what… Read more
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50 años de antropología. Vicos y otras experiencias aplicada en el Perú

by Bolton, Ralph; Tom Greaves and florencia Zapata (editors) inscribed

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Published
2010
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Fine
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First
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9789972512698
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485 pages with maps, photographs and bibliographies. Octavo (8" x 6") bound in original stiff wrappers. Inscribed by the author. First edition limited to 1000 copies. For nearly sixty years, the core countries (Bolivia, Peru and Ecuador) have been the site of particularly significant efforts to use anthropology to improve the lives of people. This book presents a corpus of… Read more
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Yaqui Myths and Legends

by Ruth Warner Giddings (1919-?) collector from the library of Professor George M Foster

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Published
1959
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Very Good
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First
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73 pages with references. Quarto (10 1/2" x 8") bound in original wrappers. From the library of George M Foster. Anthropological Papers of the University of Arizona, number 2. First edition. Until this time no thorough collection or study had been made of the folk traditions of the Yaquis. Only about a score of Yaqui stores were to be found in… Read more
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Historia de la Ciencia en Mexico. Estudios y Textos Siglo XVI

by Trabulse Atala, Elías (1942- )

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Published
1983
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Very Good
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First
ISBN
9789681614737
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465 pages with frontispiece, maps, figures, facsimiles and index. Quarto (11" x 8 1/2") bound in original publisher's brown stiff boards with black lettering to spine and cover and red insignia in original pictorial jacket. Photographs by Ignacio Uriquiza. In collaboration with Susana Alcantara Pohls, Merceds Alonso, etal. First edition limited to 5000 copies. Condition: Points gently rubbed else a… Read more
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American Journal of Archaeology

by Paton James Morton (editor)

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Published
1919
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Mac Millan & Co 1919 New York, 1919 About good lacking dust jacket 1st Wrappers Tall 8vo 101-217 [wrappers] volume 23, number 2. April-June. Spine ends and corners chipped, some tears in front wrapper, edge wear, corners bump. Hardcover.
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Science in Archaeology. A Comprehensive Survey of Progress and Research

by Brothwell, Don (1933-) and Eric Higgs (editors)

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Published
1963
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Very Good
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595 pages with figures, illustrations, plates, tables, charts, diagrams, maps and indices. Quarto (10" x 7 1/4") bound in original publisher's beige cloth with black labels and gilt lettering to spine in original jacket. foreword by Grahame Clark. First edition. Here-for the first time in one volume-is an authoritative explanation of the most recent scientific methods and procedures as they bear… Read more
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Resena Arqueologica de San Agustin

by Duque Gomez, Luis Interloc

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1963
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Instituto Colombiana 1963 Bogata, 1963 VG 1st PB Small 8vo 11/15/96 115, map [wrappers] Edges and wrappers rubbed, book plate on front verso wrapper, previous owner's name on front end paper.. Soft cover.
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More Light on the Dead Sea Scrolls

by Burrows, Millar (1889-1990)

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Published
1958
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Very Good
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xiii+434 pages with frontispiece, appendix, bibliography and index. Royal octavo (9 1/2" x 6 1/2") bound in original publisher's blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine in original jacket. First edition. Much of this work is concerned with theories advanced by scholars of many countries to explain the scrolls, together with Burrows' careful evaluation of them and his own conclusions.… Read more
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University of Toronto Press 1939 Toronto, 1939 G-VG 1st HB 4to 5/27/97 xx,69 127 plts Corners bumped and rubbed, spine ends rubbed, light soiling.. Hardcover.
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$135.00
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Black Sand: Prehistory in Northern Arizona

by Colton, Harold Sellers (1881-1970)

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Published
1960
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About Very Good
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First Edition
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Albuquerque: University of New Mexico , 1960 viii+132 pages with frontispiece, illustrations, figures, diagrams, maps and bibliography. Octavo 9 1/2" x 6 1/4") issued in brown cloth with black lettering to spine and cover. 1st edition. This work centers around the eruption, near Flagstaff, of a cinder cone called Sunset Crater. This event not only spread black ash… Read more
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Breaking the Maya Code

by Coe, Michael D

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Published
1992
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Thames and Hudson 1992 New York, 1992 Fine in a fine dust wrapper 1st Hardbound Tall 8vo 2/20/99 304. Hardcover.
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Prehistoric Settlement Patterns in the Viru Valley, Peru

by Willey, Gordon Randolph (1913-2002)

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Published
1953
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Very Good
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First
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xxii+453 pages with 60 plates and 88 figures some of which are fold out maps. Royal octavo (9" x 6") issued in olive green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology, Bulletin 155. First edition. In 1946 the first attempt to study settlement patterns in the Americas took place in the Viru Valley, led by Gordon… Read more
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Boletin de Arqueologica

by Duque Gomez, Luis (ed) Private Purchase

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Published
1947
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Ministerio de Educacion 1947 Bogata, 1947 VG- 1st PB Tall 8vo 8/10/96 Vol II, No 5-6 Previous owner's name on front end paper, edge ware.. Soft cover.
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Archaeologist at Work: A Source Book in Archaeological Method and Interpretation

by Robert Fleming Heizer (1915-1979) [editor]

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Published
1959
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Good to very good
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xv+522 pages with diagrams, illustrations, charts, tables, figures, site plans, maps, bibliography and index. Royal octavo (9 1/2" x 6 1/4") bound in original publisher's green cloth with white and yellow lettering to spine and cover with blind-stamped pictorial cover. A little dated but the archaeological information in here is pretty solid. A good introduction to the general public to… Read more
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Arqueologia Cronologica de Venzuela: Volume 2

by Cruxent, Jose M (ed) and Rouse, Irving (ed)

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Published
1961
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Union Panamerica 1961 Washington, 1961 G-VG 1st PB Tall 8vo x,226,104 plts [Wrappers] Wrappers taped at spine, text VG. This is a chronical of archaeology of Venezuela compairing pottery and other artificats from the various sites and zones through out Venezuela including the northern isalnds.. Soft cover.
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image of Mesoamerican Archaeology: New Approaches. Proceedings of a Symposium on Mesoamerican Archaeology held by the University of Cambridge Centre of Latin American Studies, August 1972

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xxiv+474 pages with tables, charts, plates, maps, figures, drawings, site plants and index. Royal octavo (9 3/4" x 6 1/4") bound in original publisher's brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine in original pictorial jacket. First edition. The twenty-five papers in this volume include the most recent work of many of the leading scholars in the field of Mesoamerican archaeology.… Read more
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