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The Lost World of the Old Ones: Discoveries in the Ancient Southwest
The Lost World of the Old Ones: Discoveries in the Ancient Southwest
by David Roberts
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An award-winning author and veteran mountain climber takes us deep into the Southwest backcountry to uncover secrets of its ancient inhabitants.... (read more)

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Number Our Days (Touchstone Books)
Number Our Days (Touchstone Books)
by Barbara G Myerhoff
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When noted anthropologist Barbara Myerhoff received a grant to explore the process of aging, she decided to study some elderly Jews from Venice, California, rather than to report on a more exotic people. The story of the rituals and lives of these... (read more)

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Ancient North America: The Archaeology of a Continent
Ancient North America: The Archaeology of a Continent
by Brian M Fagan
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Brian Fagan, one of the foremost living archaeological writers and an authority on world prehistory, has completely revised and updated his definitive synthesis of North America's ancient past. The book offers a balanced summary of every major culture... (read more)

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The Tewa World: Space, Time, Being, and Becoming in a Pueblo Society
The Tewa World: Space, Time, Being, and Becoming in a Pueblo Society
by Alfonso Ortiz
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-186) and index.... (read more)

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Who Discovered America?: The Untold History of the Peopling of the Americas
Who Discovered America?: The Untold History of the Peopling of the Americas
by Gavin Menzies
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Updated with astonishing new findings A groundbreaking history that upends our understanding of ancient America From Gavin Menzies, the author of the blockbuster New York Times bestseller 1421, comes a revolutionary new account of how the first humans... (read more)

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To Harvest, to Hunt: Stories of Resource Use in the American West
To Harvest, to Hunt: Stories of Resource Use in the American West
by Judith L Li
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To Harvest, To Hunt is a rich collection of writings that reveals how diverse peoples have valued and used natural resources throughout the history of the American West. Drawing on family letters, oral traditions, historical records, and personal... (read more)

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Assimilation in American Life: The Role of Race, Religion and National Origins
Assimilation in American Life: The Role of Race, Religion and National Origins
by Milton Myron Gordon
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A sociological analysis of the theories of assimilation in American society, noting the cultural and behavioral characteristics of religions, racial and ethnic groups.... (read more)

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Native American Dna (13 Edition)
Native American Dna (13 Edition)
by Kim Tallbear
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Who is a Native American? And who gets to decide? From genealogists searching online for their ancestors to fortune hunters hoping for a slice of casino profits from wealthy tribes, the answers to these seemingly straightforward questions have profound... (read more)

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In Search of the Old Ones
In Search of the Old Ones
by David Roberts
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The Anasazi, ancestors of the Pueblo people, inhabited the Southwest for at least 5,000 years. David Roberts' extensive interviews and back country travels create a richly detailed portrait of an enigmatic people.... (read more)

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Make Prayers to the Raven: A Koyukon View of the Northern Forest
Make Prayers to the Raven: A Koyukon View of the Northern Forest
by Richard K Nelson
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"Nelson spent a year among the Koyukon people of western Alaska, studying their intimate relationship with animals and the land. His chronicle of that visit represents a thorough and elegant account of the mystical connection between Native Americans and... (read more)

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Indian Rock Art of the Southwest
Indian Rock Art of the Southwest
by Polly Schaafsma
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The comprehensive book on Indian petroglyphs in the Southwest.... (read more)

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Ritual Ground
Ritual Ground
by Douglas C Comer
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"An extraordinary work. . . . [It] is provocative and bristles in many places with interesting ideas. It should stimulate a good deal of discussion and debate."—Don D. Fowler, University of Nevada "Throughout the text, Bent's Old Fort stands as a... (read more)

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Images of the Plains: The Role of Human Nature in Settlement
Images of the Plains: The Role of Human Nature in Settlement
by Lincoln University
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Sixteen papers by foremost American, Canadian, and English historical geographers examine the sources of Imagery of the American and Canadian Great Plains, the processes of image formation, and the behavioral implications of various kinds of images. The... (read more)

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He-Said-She-Said: Talk as Social Organization Among Black Children
He-Said-She-Said: Talk as Social Organization Among Black Children
by Marjorie H Goodwin
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"... carefully researched and clearly written... Goodwin makes a major step in redefining the enterprise of studying language use in context and across contexts." --American Ethnologist "I recommend the book highly."... (read more)

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Indians and Archaeology of Missouri
Indians and Archaeology of Missouri
by Carl H Chapman
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This expanded edition of Indians and Archaeology of Missouri gives an excellent introduction to the cultural development of Missouriandrsquo;s Indians during the past twelve thousand years. Providing a new chapter on the Hunter Foragers of the Dalton... (read more)

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The Final Frontiersman: Heimo Korth and His Family, Alone in Alaska's Arctic Wilderness
The Final Frontiersman: Heimo Korth and His Family, Alone in Alaska's Arctic Wilderness
by James Campbell
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Hundreds of hardy people have tried to carve out a living in the Alaskan bush, but few have succeeded as consistently as Heimo Korth. In The Final Frontiersman, Heimo's cousin James Campbell chronicles Korth's amazing life and adventures, creating a... (read more)

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Islands in Time: A Natural and Cultural History of Islands in the Gulf of Maine
Islands in Time: A Natural and Cultural History of Islands in the Gulf of Maine
by Philip Conkling
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Island Institute founder Philip Conkling writes about Maine island residents and wildlife from prehistoric times to the present. He examines the geology and climate of the islands, as well as the changing culture of current island communities.... (read more)

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Travelers to the Other World: A Maya View of North America
Travelers to the Other World: A Maya View of North America
by Romin Teratol
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Laughlin presents a selection of the journals of Zinacantec Maya Romín Teratol and Antzelmo Pérez, describing their journeys to the United States in 1963 and 1967.... (read more)

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People of Chaco: A Canyon and Its Culture
People of Chaco: A Canyon and Its Culture
by Kendrick Frazier
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In northwestern New Mexico's Chaco Canyon lies a spectacular array of ruins. Like Stonehenge, they are both a monument to our pre-history and a cryptic puzzle. We know that in Chaco Canyon, one thousand years ago, there arose among the Pueblo people a... (read more)

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Lelooska: The Life of a Northwest Coast Artist
Lelooska: The Life of a Northwest Coast Artist
by Chris Friday
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-274) and index.... (read more)

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