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In Search of the Indo-europeans : Language, Archaeology, and Myth (91 Edition)
In Search of the Indo-europeans : Language, Archaeology, and Myth (91 Edition)
by J. P. Mallory
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An archaeological and linguistic monograph on the origins and expansion of the Indo... (read more)

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Inside the Neolithic Mind: Consciousness, Cosmos, and the Realm of the Gods
Inside the Neolithic Mind: Consciousness, Cosmos, and the Realm of the Gods
by Davi Lewis Williams
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An exploration of how brain structure and cultural content interacted in the Neolithic period 10,000 years ago to produce unique life patterns and belief systems.... (read more)

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The Invaders: How Humans and Their Dogs Drove Neanderthals to Extinction
The Invaders: How Humans and Their Dogs Drove Neanderthals to Extinction
by Pat Shipman
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With their large brains, sturdy physique, sophisticated tools, and hunting skills, Neanderthals are the closest known relatives to humans. Approximately 200,000 years ago, as modern humans began to radiate out from their evolutionary birthplace in Africa,... (read more)

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Ancient Civilizations: The Illustrated Guide to Belief, Mythology and Art
Ancient Civilizations: The Illustrated Guide to Belief, Mythology and Art
by Greg Woolf
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Color photographs of artifacts and landscapes and maps share about equal space with text in articles on agricultural and mostly urban-based cultures in Egypt and the Fertile Crescent, Asia, Europe, and the Americas. Among the topics are the supreme... (read more)

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Shamans, Sorcerers and Saints: A Prehistory of Religion
Shamans, Sorcerers and Saints: A Prehistory of Religion
by Brian Hayden
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BRIAN HAYDEN is an archaeologist and professor at Simon Fraser University.... (read more)

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The Penguin Archaeology Guide
The Penguin Archaeology Guide
by Paul G Bahn
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First published by HarperCollins as the in 1992. This revised edition expands its coverage to better represent the New World, Central Asia, Siberia, Africa, and Southeast Asia. Though called a guide, it's organized like a dictionary, with concise... (read more)

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The Atlas of Early Man: The Rise of Man Across the Globe, from 35,000 B.C. to A.D. 500 with Over 1,000 Maps and Illustrations
The Atlas of Early Man: The Rise of Man Across the Globe, from 35,000 B.C. to A.D. 500 with Over 1,000 Maps and Illustrations
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"For both professionals and the purely curious, archaeologist Jacquetta Hawkes now provides a brilliant series of answers-a chart of all the ancients whose past is our prologue." --Time "Well-organized, profusely illustrated...invaluable." --Library... (read more)

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Stairways to the Stars: Skywatching in Three Great Ancient Cultures
Stairways to the Stars: Skywatching in Three Great Ancient Cultures
by Anthony Aveni
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In this work, Tony Aveni, a leading archaeoastronomer from Colgate University, has written a marvelous book about how the celestial rhythms influenced the cultures of the past...fascinating reading.—Science Books and Films "Clearly, if we can know... (read more)

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Unearthing the Past: The Great Archaeological Discoveries That Have Changed History
Unearthing the Past: The Great Archaeological Discoveries That Have Changed History
by Douglas Palmer
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Science writer Palmer (Cambridge U.) describes a selection of influential archaeological discoveries over the past centuries in sections on prehistoric ancestors of humans; tombs and burial sites; cities and dwelling places; art, intellect, and... (read more)

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Thirst : Water and Power in the Ancient World (12 Edition)
Thirst : Water and Power in the Ancient World (12 Edition)
by Mithen
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Water is an endangered resource, imperiled by population growth, mega-urbanization, and climate change. Scientists project that by 2050, freshwater shortages will affect 75 percent of the global population. Steven Mithen puts our current crisis in... (read more)

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Bar International #1726: Mesolithic/Neolithic Interactions in the Balkans
Bar International #1726: Mesolithic/Neolithic Interactions in the Balkans
by Janusz Kozlowski
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Ageing populations present considerable challenges to welfare states internationally, and East Asia is no exception. Demographics show that countries in East Asia either have the highest proportion of older people, or the speed at which their population... (read more)

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State & Society: Emergence & Developement of Social Hierarchy & Political Centralization
State & Society: Emergence & Developement of Social Hierarchy & Political Centralization
by J Gledhill
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Contributions combine archaeological research with the work of ethno- historians and anthropologists in examination of the nature of social hierarchies and political centralization, using chiefdoms, ancient civilizations, European colonial states, and... (read more)

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Inside the Neolithic Mind (10 Edition)
Inside the Neolithic Mind (10 Edition)
by David Lewis-williams
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Summarizes Grenfell's first contact with the residents of Labrador... (read more)

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Timewalkers: The Prehistory of Global Colonization
Timewalkers: The Prehistory of Global Colonization
by Clive Gamble
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Clive Gamble is Reader in Archaeology at the University of Southampton. He has been involved in archaeological fieldwork in Britain, Russia, Germany, Greece, Jordan, Alaska, and Australia.... (read more)

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Prehistory: The Making of the Human Mind (Modern Library Chronicles)
Prehistory: The Making of the Human Mind (Modern Library Chronicles)
by Colin Renfrew
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“An elegant and absorbing distillation of the wisdom accrued during a life in prehistory.”Reference and Research Book News From the Trade Paperback edition.... (read more)

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After the Ice: a Global Human History 20,000-5000 BC (06 Edition)
After the Ice: a Global Human History 20,000-5000 BC (06 Edition)
by Steven Mithen
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A Discover Book of the Year for... (read more)

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Primitive Technology
Primitive Technology
by David Wescott
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Presents skills for producing objects from natural materials using methods similar to those of prehistoric cultures. Contains instructions for the construction of shelters, tools, weapons, ropes, and baskets from such basic materials as bone, stone... (read more)

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The Penguin Encyclopedia of Ancient Civilizations
The Penguin Encyclopedia of Ancient Civilizations
by Arthur Cotterell
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A wide-ranging, alphabetically arranged overview of the prehistoric world, spanning East and West to study and compare ancient civilizations.... (read more)

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The Origins of Monsters: Image and Cognition in the First Age of Mechanical Reproduction (Rostovtzeff Lectures)
The Origins of Monsters: Image and Cognition in the First Age of Mechanical Reproduction (Rostovtzeff Lectures)
by David Wengrow
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"Using the entry point of 'monsters,' this gracefully written, learned, and provocative book draws from archaeology, history, art history, cognitive psychology, and other disciplines, and ranges through the Egyptian, Mesopotamian, classical Greek... (read more)

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Apocalypse: Earthquakes, Archaeology, and the Wrath of God
Apocalypse: Earthquakes, Archaeology, and the Wrath of God
by Amos Nur and Dawn Burgess
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"An artful and rare combination of deep insight, fascinating evidence, and careful scholarship. This book will be a pleasure for anyone interested in human history and how the physical world works, and a must-have for archaeologists. No other book gives... (read more)

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