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Image for Ancient Civilizations and Ruins of Turkey From Prehistoric Times Until the End of the Roman Empire. Plan of Ancient Troy. Troy II to Troy Viia.

Ancient Civilizations and Ruins of Turkey From Prehistoric Times Until the End of the Roman Empire. Plan of Ancient Troy. Troy II to Troy Viia.

By: Akurgal, Ekrem & John Whybrow translator

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Istanbul, Turkey, Haset Kitabevi: 1978

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 19427

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ and boards show some shelf wear with small tears, light chipping and light soiling. Previous owner's name in ink front DJ flap. Board corners bumped.; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. 398 pages of text + 112 pages of B&W and colour plates, B&W drawings throughout text, map endpapers ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 398 + 112 pages View more info

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Heshbon 1971 The Second Campaign at Tell Hesban : A Preliminary Report

By: Boraas, Roger S. & Siegfried H. Horn

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Berrien Springs, MI, Andrews University Press: 1973

Seller ID: 18230

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Only slight wear to blue cloth covered boards with silver titles front and spine ; A bright, solid book, B&W plates at back, numerous drawings throughout and fold-out contour map after page 16. ; B&W Illustrations and Map; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 144 pages; This campaign which was supposed to take place in 1970 was delayed for a year by the Jordanian civil war View more info

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Heshbon 1968 The First Campaign at Tell Hesban

By: Boraas, Roger S; Horn, Siegfried H

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Berrien Springs, MI, Andrews University Press: 1969

Seller ID: 18229

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Blue cloth covered boards show light edgewear, top fore corner bumped, ; Gilt titles front and spine. B&W plates at back of book and 2 foldout maps as well as B&W drawings ; B&W Plates; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 239 pages; This is an account by the leaders of the archaeological dig in Jordan. This was originally published in the Andrews University Seminary Studies View more info

Image for Pursuing the Past  a General account of British Columbia Archaeology

Pursuing the Past a General account of British Columbia Archaeology

By: Bunyan, D. E.

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Vancouver BC, UBC Museum of Anthropology: 1978

Seller ID: 15441

ISBN: 0888650957

Condition: Very Good


Light edge wear; A tight solid book, unmarked. ; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; 36 pages; Included is a brief bibliography View more info

Image for CRARA '77 Papers from the Fourth Biennial Conference of the Canadian Rock Art Research Associates, October 27-30, 1977, Victoria, British Columbia

CRARA '77 Papers from the Fourth Biennial Conference of the Canadian Rock Art Research Associates, October 27-30, 1977, Victoria, British Columbia

By: Canadian Rock Art Research Associates

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, British Columbia Provincial Museum: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 19455

ISBN: 0771881584

Condition: Good+


Ex-library with usual library stamps, including Discard stamp. Previous owner's name in ink on back cover and title page. Some soiling to front cover, light creasing. ; A tight solid book. ; Ex-Library; Heritage record #8; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 380 pages; Twenty-five research papers about petroglyphs and pictographs covering various areas of western Canada and the US View more info

Image for Petroglyphs and Pictographs of Utah. Two Volume Set.  Vol. 1 - The East and Northeast, Vol. 2 - The South, Central, West and Northwest

Petroglyphs and Pictographs of Utah. Two Volume Set. Vol. 1 - The East and Northeast, Vol. 2 - The South, Central, West and Northwest

By: Castleton, Kenneth B.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, Utah, Utah Museum of Natural History: 1984

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 19453

Condition: Very Good


Minor soiling to page edges on Volume 1, bottom fore corner bumped. ; Both volumes are VG, spines uncreased. ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 588 pages View more info

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Celtic Britain

By: Chadwick, Nora K.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New York, Thames & Hudson: 1964

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 18558

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ shows light shelf wear, price-clipped, some offset on endpapers. A tear on front flap. ; A bright, solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. This appears to be published in Britain by the original publisher (Thames & Hudson) with the imprint of Frederick A. Praeger pasted over it on the title page ; Ancient People and Places #34; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 238 pages; "The Celtic peoples are the earliest inhabitants of Britain who have been able to speak to us directly. In their native British poetry and early stories, their laws and genealogies, their funer... View more info

Image for Preserving Our Rock Art Heritage Proceedings from the Symposium on Rock Art Conservation and Preservation 14th Annual A.R.A.R.A. Conference

Preserving Our Rock Art Heritage Proceedings from the Symposium on Rock Art Conservation and Preservation 14th Annual A.R.A.R.A. Conference

By: Crotty, Helen K. (Editor)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Miguel, CA, American Rock Art Research Association: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 19456

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers show very light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book.; Occasional paper #1; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 105 pages View more info

Image for The Herakleopolite Nome  A Catalogue of the Toponyms with Introduction and Commentary

The Herakleopolite Nome A Catalogue of the Toponyms with Introduction and Commentary

By: Falivene, Maria Rosaria

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Atlanta, GA, Scholars Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13319

ISBN: 0788504126

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Red cloth covered boards, lightly bumped top fore corners ; As new, unread ; American Studies in Papyrology #37; 1 x 11.75 x 9 Inches; 324 pages; Falivene presents an A-Z listing of names in the Herakleopite nome, a district of Middle Egypt, largely based on Greek papyri dating from the third century BC to the eighth century AD. The importance of the Herakleopite villages is discussed along with the likely provenance of the documents upon which this study is based. View more info

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Archaeology of the Dreamtime

By: Flood, Josephine

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Honolulu, HI, University of Hawaii Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18462

ISBN: 0824808975

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Boards and DJ show slight shelf wear. ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; B&W & Colour Illustrations; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches; 288 pages; The author goes back 40,000 years to the arrival of the first Asians on the continent and analyzes how they adapted and how their art and culture developed. View more info

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Canyon De Chelly Its People and Rock Art

By: Grant, Campbell

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Tucson, AZ, University of Arizona Press: 1979

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 19451

ISBN: 0816505233

Condition: Very Good


Card covers show light shelf wear, light chipping, bottom corner bumped on spine side. ; A bright, solid book. B&W illustrations throughout. ; 10.1 X 7.2 X 0.9 inches; 290 pages; "With the exception of the Grand Canyon itself, none of the great gorges of the American Southwest is more uniquely beautiful than Canyon de Chelly, with its sheer red cliffs and innumerable prehistoric Indian dwellings. Of all the important centers of prehistoric Anasazi culture, only this magnificent canyon shows an unbroken record of settlement for more than 1,000 years. In this liberally illustrated book, rock... View more info

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Canyon De Chelly Its People and Rock Art

By: Grant, Campbell

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Tuscon, AZ, University of Arizona Press: 1978

Edition: 6th Printing

Seller ID: 19452

ISBN: 0816505233

Condition: Very Good+


Very light shelf wear to card covers.; A bright, solid book. B&W illustrations throughout. This is a later printing with a lighter weight paper that appears to be thinner than earlier printings but has the same number of pages. ; 10.1 X 7.2 X 0.9 inches; 290 pages; "With the exception of the Grand Canyon itself, none of the great gorges of the American Southwest is more uniquely beautiful than Canyon de Chelly, with its sheer red cliffs and innumerable prehistoric Indian dwellings. Of all the important centers of prehistoric Anasazi culture, only this magnificent canyon shows an unbroken r... View more info

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A Look Back in Time The Archaeology of Fort Selkirk

By: Hare, Greg & Ruth Gotthardt

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Whitehorse YK, Government of Yukon: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17905

ISBN: 0968070302

Condition: Very Good


Card covers show light shelf wear and scuffing, some corner curl. ; A bright, solid book. ; Colour photographs; Oblong 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 32 pages; "Archaeology in the Fort Selkirk area was carried out between 1987-89 as a cooperative project of the Selkirk First Nation, the Yukon Heritge Branch and Yukon College. The 1988 and 1989 work was carried out as a joint archaeology and culture history project in which Selkirk First Nations Elders assisted archaeologists in the identification and interpretation of traditional sites in the Fort Selkirk area." View more info

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Prehistoric Rock Art of Nevada and Eastern California

By: Heizer, Robert F. & Martin A. Baumhoff

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, University of California Press: 1984

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 19443

ISBN: 0520053249

Condition: Very Good


Card covers show very light shelf wear. ; A bright, solid book, text unmarked. liberally illustrated with photos, symbols and maps ; B&W Illustrations; 10.4 X 7.9 X 1.1 inches; 430 pages; "This is an analysis of the rock art of the prehistoric Indians occupying the western part of the Great Basin of North America. It includes petroglyhs (figures or symbols pecked, scratched or carved into the surface of a rock or boulder) and pictographs (designs painted on a rock or boulder) of 99 sites in sixteen counties of Nevada and eastern California. Seven appendices and a bibliography are included.... View more info

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In Search of Ancient British Columbia - Volume 1

By: Huck, Barbara

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Winnipeg, MB, Heartland Publications: 2006

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 16644

ISBN: 1896150055

Condition: Near Fine


Only slight wear to card covers; A bright, solid book.; B&W Illustrations; 8.43 X 5.85 X 0.73 inches; 304 pages; "Today, B.C. is one of the world's most geographically varied places. But clues to its ancient past are everywhere, in its mountains and arid valleys, along its lakeshores and seacoasts." The authors examine the geological history of southern British Columbia, also going into the Archaeology and Paleontology View more info

Image for Crystals in the Sky: An Intellectual Odyssey Involving Chumash Astronomy, Cosmology and Rock Art

Crystals in the Sky: An Intellectual Odyssey Involving Chumash Astronomy, Cosmology and Rock Art

By: Hudson, Travis & Ernest Underhay

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Santa Barbara, CA, Ballena Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19445

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers show light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book, text unmarked.; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 163 pages; "n Crystals In rhe sky, anthropologist Travis Hudson and astronomer Ernest Underhay of the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History examine the Chumash, one of 300 or more indigenous groups or 'tribelets' of Califomia. Before the arrival of Franciscan missionaries, as many as 10,000 Chumas inhabited the fringes of the Santa Barbara Channel, one of the most densely populated areas in the New World. Like the Skidi Pawnee who are the subject of Smithsonian a... View more info

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American Indian Rock Art

By: Hyder, William D. & Helen Crotty & Kay Sanger & Frank Bock (Editors)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: El Toro, CA, American Rock Art Research Association: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19444

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers show very light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book, text unmarked.; Volume #11; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 107 pages View more info

Image for Aghvook, White Eskimo;  Otto Geist and Alaskan Archaeology,

Aghvook, White Eskimo; Otto Geist and Alaskan Archaeology,

By: Keim, Charles J

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Alaska, University of Alaska Press: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15153

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Scuffed dust jacket shows wear to extremities, 1/2" tear top DJ spine. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper. ; A tight solid book. DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 313 pages View more info

Image for Skywatchers, Shamans & Kings  Astronomy and the Archaeology of Power

Skywatchers, Shamans & Kings Astronomy and the Archaeology of Power

By: Krupp, E. C.

Price: $18.50

Publisher: New York, Wiley: 1996

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 17764

ISBN: 0471048631

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


DJ shows very light shelf wear. ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. Text unmarked.; Wiley Popular Science; 9.44 X 7.26 X 1.19 inches; 364 pages; "An astronomer with a Jungian streak, Krupp (Echoes of the Ancient Sky), the director of the Griffith Observatory in L.A., synthesizes the study of the heavens with archeology in an intriguing attempt to understand the cultural power of shamans and kings in ancient civilizations. In the tradition of Frazer, Eliade and Campbell, the author seeks commonality in the use of sky myths by shamans from cultures as diverse as the Ma... View more info

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Mesopotamia

By: Margueron, Jean-Claude & H.S.B. Harrison (translator)

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New York, World Publishing Company: 1965

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 17799

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


DJ shows shelf wear and soiling, small chips and short tears, scuffed, price-clipped. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; Archaeologica MVNDI; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 212 pages; :Series prepared under the direction of Jean Marcade, Professor of Archaeology at the University of Bordeaux. Mesopotamia provides a first class example of the way in which archaeology has advanced historical studies, both in supplying fresh written souces and in revealing unknown perspectives of the first ages of civilization; moreover, the invention of agriculture, the advent of ... View more info