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The Cliff Dwellers of the Mesa Verde
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The Cliff Dwellers of the Mesa Verde

by Nordenskio¨ld, Gustaf

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1990
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Mesa Verde National Park: Mesa Verde Museum Association, 1990. First edition thus, reprint of the 1893 edition. Softcover. Published Mesa Verde National Park: Mesa Verde Museum Association, 1990. 4to wrappers, 8 1/2" x 11", 174pp. +xi, illus with numerous plates, photographs, figures and drawings within the text. Green wrappers with gilt titles. Near fine. 1st. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket,… Read more about this item
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African Masks: From the Barbier-Mueller Collection
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African Masks: From the Barbier-Mueller Collection

by Hahner-Herzog, Iris; Kecskesi, Maria; Vajda, Lazlo

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2007
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Prestel, 2007. Softcover. Published Prestel, 2007. Small 4to., pictorial limp boards, 8" x 9 1/2", 287pp., illustrated with one hundred color plates accompanied by in-depth descriptions, as well as numerous black-and-white photographs of the masks as they are used in religious and secular ceremonies. Fine. . Soft Cover. Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 4to.
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Royal Tombs of Sipan
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Royal Tombs of Sipan

by Alva, Walter; Donnan, Christopher B.

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1993
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9780930741303
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Los Angeles: Fowler Museum of Cultural History, 1993. First edition. Softcover. Published Los Angeles: Fowler Museum of Cultural History, 1993. 4to. wrappers, 8 1/2" x 11", 229pp., illustrated throughout with color and b/w reproductions. Near fine. . 1st. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 4to.
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Pre-Columbian Cities

Pre-Columbian Cities

by Hardoy, Jorge Enrique

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1973
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9780802703804
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N Y: Walker, 1973. First Edition, first printing. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published NY: Walker, 1973. Thick oversized 8vo., 7 1/2"x10 1/4." xxxvi+602 pages, profusely illustrated b/w plates, diagrams. Near fine in very good, lightly frayed dust jacket with a few short, closed edge tears.. 1st. Hard. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo.. Illus.
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The Gurage: A People of the Ensete Culture
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The Gurage: A People of the Ensete Culture

by Shack, William A.

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1966
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London: Oxford University Press for the International African Institute, 1966. First edition. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published London: Oxford University Press for the International African Institute, 1966, first printing. 8vo., xii+222pp., illustrated with plates, tables, map. Burgundy cloth with gilt titles. Some dust foxing along top edge of page block, previous onwner name on flyleaf. Very good plus, clean,… Read more about this item
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Spear and Sceptre: Army, Police and Politics in Tropical Africa
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Spear and Sceptre: Army, Police and Politics in Tropical Africa

by Lefever, Ernest W

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1970
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9780815751991
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Washington: Brookings Institution, 1970. First edition. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published Washington: Brookings Institution, 1970, first printing. 8vo., x+251pp., illustrated with tables. Brown cloth with gilt titles and gilt stamped cover design. some fox spotting along top edge of page block else fine, crisp, clean, bright, in near fine dust jacket. . 1st. Hard. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo.
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Education in Ethiopia: Prospect and Retrospect
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Education in Ethiopia: Prospect and Retrospect

by Wagaw, Teshome G.

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1979
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9780472089451
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Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1979. First edition. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1979, first printing. 8vo., xv+256pp., illustrated with tables. Black cloth with white titles. Some fox spotting along edges of page block, foxing on pastedowns and dust jacket verso, else fine, crisp, bright, unmarked in near fine dust jacket. .… Read more about this item
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The Majangir: Ecology and Society of a Southwest Ethiopian People (Cambridge Studies in Social Anthropology, Series Number 5)
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The Majangir: Ecology and Society of a Southwest Ethiopian People (Cambridge Studies in Social Anthropology, Series Number 5)

by Stauder, Jack

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1971
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London: Cambridge Univ Pr, 1971. First edition. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published London: Cambridge Univ Press, 1971, first printing. 8vo., xi+200pp., illustrated with plates and reproductions. Orange cloth with gilt titles. Some fox spotting along top edge of page block. Near fine, crisp, clean, bright in near fine dust jacket. . 1st. Hard. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo.
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Northwest Ethiopia: Peoples and Economy
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Northwest Ethiopia: Peoples and Economy

by Simoons, Frederick J.

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1960
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Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1960. First edition. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1960, first printing. 8vo., xvii+250pp., illustrated with b/w plates, maps and reproductions, map endpapers. Foxing along edges of papge block, else very good in very good dust jacket. . 1st. Hard. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.
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The Survival Of Ethiopian Independence  (Lund studies in International History 7)
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The Survival Of Ethiopian Independence (Lund studies in International History 7)

by RUBENSON, Sven

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1976
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9780435942403
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London: Heinemann/ Addis Ababa University, 1976. Cased softcover in pictorial dust jacket. Published London: Heinemann/ Addis Ababa University, 1976, Reprinted with corrections, 1978. 8vo. wrappers, 6" x 8 1/2", 437pp., illustrated with b/w plates and reproductions. "How did it happen that Ethiopia alone of all the old states in Africa preserved its independence throughout the era of European colonization? Why… Read more about this item
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Wax & Gold: Tradition and Innovation in Ethiopian Culture
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Wax & Gold: Tradition and Innovation in Ethiopian Culture

by Levine, Donald N.

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1965
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Chicago: University Of Chicago Press, 1965. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1965, third printing, 1967. 8vo., xvi+315pp., illus with tables and b/w plates. Brown cloth with gilt titles and emboss. Some fox spotting along edges of page block, else near fine in very good dust jacket with some sun fade to the spine. .… Read more about this item
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Con La Luz De Venezuela
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Con La Luz De Venezuela

by Segall, Thea (photography), Gottberg, Carlos (text).

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1978
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Caracas, Venezuela: Ediciones de la Presidencia de La República / Editorial Arte, 1978. Limited, deluxe first edition. Hard cover in dust jacket and hardwood slipcase, limited to 20 Roman numeral numbered copies, copy number XVIII. Text by Carlos Gottberg in Spanish, with English translation at end of book. Published Caracas, Venezuela: Ediciones de la Presidencia de La República / Editorial… Read more about this item
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The Mystic Warriors of the Plains
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The Mystic Warriors of the Plains

by Mails, Thomas E.

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1972
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9780385047418
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NY: Doubleday, 1972. First edition. Hard cover. Published NY: Doubleday, 1972, first printing. thick folio, 9 1/2" x 12 1/2", xvii+618pp., lavishly illustrated with full color and b/w plates. Blind embossed burgundy cloth with gilt titles. The culture, arts, crafts, religion, vision and ceremonial practices of the Plains Indians. Mild foxing on edges of page block, else clean, bright, Very… Read more about this item
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Vanishing Africa
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Vanishing Africa

by Riefenstahl, Leni

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1982
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Hardcover
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9780517549148
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NY: Harmony, 1982. First American edition. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published NY: Harmony, 1982, first printing. Folio, 9 1/2" x 12 1/2", 232pp., illustrated with over 100 full color photographs. Black cloth with white titles, pictorial endpapers. Minor sweat to the cloth at corner of front board, else near fine in near fine dust jacket with a small closed… Read more about this item
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Caribbean Contours (The Johns Hopkins Studies in Atlantic History and Culture)
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Caribbean Contours (The Johns Hopkins Studies in Atlantic History and Culture)

by Mintz, Sidney W.; Price, Sally (eds)

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1985
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9780801832727
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Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1985. Trade softcover. Published Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1985, fourth printing, 1992. 8vo. wrappers, 254pp., illustrated with map and tables. Previous owner name emboss on half title, some uniform sun fade along spine. Very good. . Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo.
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Man and Society in Calamity: The Effects of War, Revolution, Famine, Pestilence upon Human Mind, Behavior, Social Organization and Cultural Life
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Man and Society in Calamity: The Effects of War, Revolution, Famine, Pestilence upon Human Mind, Behavior, Social Organization and Cultural Life

by Sorokin, Pitirim A.; Zimmerman, Carle C.; Galpin, Charles J. (Eds.)

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1942
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NY: Dutton, 1942. First edition. Hard cover in original cloth. Published NY: Dutton, 1942, first printing. 8vo., 352pp. Blind embossed terracotta cloth with silver spine titles. Crisp, near fine copy, unworn, unmarked. . 1st. Hard. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo.
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The Mexican-Americans of South Texas
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The Mexican-Americans of South Texas

by William Madsen

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1964
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NY: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1964. Trade soft cover. Published NY: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1964. 8vo., 6 1/2" x 9 1/4." xii+b/w plates+112 pp., illus. Very good.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo..
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Fields on the Hoof: Nexus of Tibetan Nomadic Pastoralism
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Fields on the Hoof: Nexus of Tibetan Nomadic Pastoralism

by Ekvall, Robert B.

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1968
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NY: Holt Rinehart & Winston, 1968. First edition. Trade soft cover. Published NY: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1968, first printing. 8vo., 6 1/2" x 9 1/4." xii+100 pp., illus b/w plates. A very good plus, clean, unmarked copy.. 1st. Soft Cover. Very Good Plus/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo..
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Doctor Mary in Arabia: Memoirs
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Doctor Mary in Arabia: Memoirs

by Allison, Mary Bruins M.D.;Shaw, Sandra

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1994
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9780292704541
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Austin, Texas, U.S.A.: Univ of Texas Pr, 1994. First edition. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published Austin: Univ of Texas Pr., 1994. 8vo., xxvii +329 pages, illustrated with photos. Mild foxing on front edge of page block, previous owner blind emboss on fly leaf and title page, else near fine in very good dust jacket.. 1st. Hard. Near Fine/Very Good.… Read more about this item
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Thinking Orientals: Migration, Contact, and Exoticism in Modern America

Thinking Orientals: Migration, Contact, and Exoticism in Modern America

by Henry Yu

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2001
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9780195151275
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NY: Oxford University Press, 2001. Trade softcover. Published NY: Oxford University Press, 2001. 8vo. wrappers, xiv+262pp., illustrated. Thinking Orientals is a groundbreaking study of Asian Americans and the racial formation of twentieth-century American society. It reveals the influential role Asian Americans played in constructing the understandings of Asian American identity. Fine. . Soft Cover. Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo.
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