Murakami Sale
 
 

Anthropology


spacer

Anthropology




New Arrivals
Browse more New Arrivals in Anthropology


General
Browse more titles in Anthropology-General

The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals
The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals
by Michael Pollan
Publisher Comments
In Cooked, Michael Pollan explores the previously uncharted territory of his own kitchen. Here, he discovers the enduring power of the four classical elements—fire, water, air, and earth—to transform the stuff of nature into delicious things... (read more)

List Price $26.95
Your price: $9.95
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Recently Arrived Used
Browse recently arrived used titles in Anthropology


Cultural Anthropology
Browse more titles in Anthropology-Cultural Anthropology

Changes in the Land: Indians, Colonists, and the Ecology of New England
Changes in the Land: Indians, Colonists, and the Ecology of New England
by William Cronon
Publisher Comments
The book that launched environmental history now updated. Winner of the Francis Parkman Prize In this landmark work of environmental history, William Cronon offers an original and profound explanation of the effects European colonists' sense of property... (read more)

List Price $15.00
Your price: $7.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Sub Saharan Africa
Browse more titles in Anthropology-Sub Saharan Africa

Nisa: The Life and Words of a !Kung Woman
Nisa: The Life and Words of a !Kung Woman
by Marjorie Shostak
Publisher Comments
This classic paperback is available once again — and exclusively — from Harvard University Press. This book is the story of the life of Nisa, a member of the !Kung tribe of hunter-gatherers from southern Africa's Kalahari desert. Told in... (read more)

List Price $29.00
Your price: $15.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Australia
Browse more titles in Anthropology-Australia

Kon Tiki ((Rev)84 Edition)
Kon Tiki ((Rev)84 Edition)
by Thor Heyerdahl
Publisher Comments
Now a major motion picture, Kon-Tiki is the record of Thor Heyerdahl’s astonishing three-month voyage across the Pacific. Kon-Tiki is the record of an astonishing adventure—a journey of 4,300 nautical miles across the Pacific Ocean by... (read more)

List Price $5.99
Your price: $4.00
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Ethnographies
Browse more titles in Anthropology-Ethnographies

Shadowed Lives: Undocumented Immigrants in American Society (Case Studies in Cultural Anthropology)
Shadowed Lives: Undocumented Immigrants in American Society (Case Studies in Cultural Anthropology)
by Leo R Chavez
Publisher Comments
One of the few case studies of undocumented immigrants available, this insightful anthropological analysis humanizes a group of people too often reduced to statistics and stereotypes. The hardships of Hispanic migration are conveyed in the immigrants... (read more)

List Price $68.45
Your price: $5.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Physical
Browse more titles in Anthropology-Physical

Lone Survivors (12 Edition)
Lone Survivors (12 Edition)
by Chris Stringer
Publisher Comments
A leading researcher on human evolution proposes a new and controversial theory of how our species came to be In this groundbreaking and engaging work of science, world-renowned paleoanthropologist Chris Stringer sets out a new theory of humanity's... (read more)

List Price $28.00
Your price: $14.00
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Asia
Browse more titles in Anthropology-Asia

Ancient Futures: Lessons from Ladakh for a Globalizing World
Ancient Futures: Lessons from Ladakh for a Globalizing World
by Helen Norberg Hodge
Publisher Comments
This gripping portrait of the rapidly evolving socioeconomic life of Ladakh - the Western Himalayan land known as Little Tibet - offers crucial lessons in sustainable development as its people attempt to balance growth and technology with cultural values.... (read more)

List Price $16.95
Your price: $10.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Europe
Browse more titles in Anthropology-Europe

Bury Me Standing: The Gypsies and Their Journey
Bury Me Standing: The Gypsies and Their Journey
by Isabel Fonseca
Publisher Comments
After the revolutions of 1989, Isabel Fonseca lived and traveled with the Gypsies of Bulgaria, Poland, the Czech Republic and Slovakia, the former Yugoslavia, Romainia, and Albania — listening to their stories and recording their attempts to become... (read more)

List Price $16.00
Your price: $5.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Sale Books
Browse more titles in Anthropology-Sale Books

Cranioklepty: Grave Robbing and the Search for Genius
Cranioklepty: Grave Robbing and the Search for Genius
by Colin Dickey
Publisher Comments
The after-death stories of Franz Joseph Haydn, Ludwig Beethoven, Swedenborg, Sir Thomas Browne and many others have never before been told in such detail and vividness. Fully illustrated with some surprising images, this is a fascinating and... (read more)

List Price $25.95
Your price: $4.50
Sale - Hardcover

add to wish list


Used Books
Browse more titles in Anthropology-Used Books

Shamans Coat a Native History of Siberia
Shamans Coat a Native History of Siberia
by Anna Reid
Synopsis
The story of the indigenous people of Siberia, which has a population of just one million. Split between 30 different nationalities, Siberians have a special closeness to the land. They believe nature possesses animating spirits and Shamans perform... (read more)

Your price: $10.95
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.