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Broken Spears Aztec Account Exp Edition
Broken Spears Aztec Account Exp Edition
by Migue Leon Portilla
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In this updated edition of the classic THE BROKEN SPEARS, Leon-Portilla has included accounts from native Aztec descendants across the centuries. Those texts bear witness to the extraordinary vitality of an oral tradition that preserves the viewpoints of... (read more)

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Ancient Near East Vol.1 an Anthology (Princeton Studies on the Near East)
Ancient Near East Vol.1 an Anthology (Princeton Studies on the Near East)
by James B Pritchard
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Writings from the cultures of biblical times supplement the Old Testament in documenting the history of the ancient Near East.... (read more)

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Vikings: the North Atlantic Saga
Vikings: the North Atlantic Saga
by William W. Fitzhugh
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Replete with color photographs, drawings, and maps of Viking sites, artifacts, and landscapes, this book celebrates and explores the Viking saga from the combined perspectives of history, archaeology, oral tradition, literature, and natural science. The... (read more)

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Standing with Stones: A Photographic Journey Through Megalithic Britain & Ireland
Standing with Stones: A Photographic Journey Through Megalithic Britain & Ireland
by Rupert Soskin
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Some megalithic sites, like Stonhenge and Newgrange, are well researched and often visited, while others, such as Fernworthy and Bleasdale, are barely known. From stone circles and henges to long barrows and cairns, our distant ancestors adapted and... (read more)

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The Little Ice Age: How Climate Made History 1300-1850
The Little Ice Age: How Climate Made History 1300-1850
by Brian M Fagan
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This Pulitzer Prize-winning treatise explores patterns and symbols in the disciplines of mathematics, art, and musical... (read more)

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Ancient Near Eastern History and Culture
Ancient Near Eastern History and Culture
by William H Stiebing
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MySearchLab provides students with a complete understanding of the research process so they can complete research projects confidently and efficiently. Students and instructors with an internet connection can visit www.MySearchLab.com and receive... (read more)

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Ancient Greece: From Prehistoric to Hellenistic Times (Yale Nota Bene)
Ancient Greece: From Prehistoric to Hellenistic Times (Yale Nota Bene)
by Thomas Martin
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In this compact yet comprehensive history of ancient Greece, Thomas R. Martin brings alive Greek civilization from its Stone Age roots to the fourth century B.C. Focusing on the development of the Greek city-state and the society, culture, and... (read more)

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An Illustrated Dictionary of the Gods and Symbols of Ancient Mexico and the Maya
An Illustrated Dictionary of the Gods and Symbols of Ancient Mexico and the Maya
by Mary Miller
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The Gods and Symbols of Ancient Mexico and the Maya is the first-ever English-language dictionary of Mesoamerican mythology and religion. Nearly 300 entries, from accession to yoke, describe the main gods and symbols of the Olmecs, Zapotecs, Maya... (read more)

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Incidents of Travel in Yucatan, Vol. 1
Incidents of Travel in Yucatan, Vol. 1
by John Stephens
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Volume 1 of 2-volume set. Classic (1843) exploration of jungles of Yucatan, looking for evidences of Maya civilization. Extensive accounts of 44 Maya sites as well as of Yucatan folkways, manners, dress, ceremonies, amusements — all of which makes... (read more)

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Atlantis in America: Navigators of the Ancient World
Atlantis in America: Navigators of the Ancient World
by Ivar Zapp
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Is it possible that civilization has been in the Americas for tens of thousands of years? More and more scientifically enlightened readers want to know what effect new sciences and new discoveries have had on our interpretation of ancient sites. What... (read more)

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The White Rock: An Exploration of the Inca Heartland
The White Rock: An Exploration of the Inca Heartland
by Hugh Thomson
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-300) and index.... (read more)

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The Murder of King Tut
The Murder of King Tut
by James Patterson
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A secret buried for centuries Thrust onto Egypt's most powerful throne at the age of nine, King Tut's reign was fiercely debated from the outset. Behind the palace's veil of prosperity, bitter rivalries and jealousy flourished among the Boy King's most... (read more)

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The Great Warming: Climate Change and the Rise and Fall of Civilizations
The Great Warming: Climate Change and the Rise and Fall of Civilizations
by Brian M Fagan
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In this troubling but well-told tale, Fagan walks us through the history of world climate change — and how it has affected the rise and fall of civilizations. Perfect for fans of history and the environment alike.... (read more)

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Unholy Business: A True Tale of Faith, Greed and Forgery in the Holy Land
Unholy Business: A True Tale of Faith, Greed and Forgery in the Holy Land
by Nina Burleigh
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In 2002, an ancient limestone box called the James Ossuary was trumpeted on the world's front pages as the first material evidence of the existence of Jesus Christ. Today it is exhibit number one in a forgery trial involving millions of dollars worth of... (read more)

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Nefertiti: Egypt's Sun Queen
Nefertiti: Egypt's Sun Queen
by Joyce Tyldesley
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The classic account of Egypt's most famous queennow fully revised For over a decade, Nefertiti, wife of the heretic king Akhenaten, was the most influential woman in the Bronze Age world: a beautiful queen blessed by the sun god, adored by her family... (read more)

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Temples, Tombs, & Hieroglyphs: A Popular History of Ancient Egypt
Temples, Tombs, & Hieroglyphs: A Popular History of Ancient Egypt
by Barbara Mertz
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An eye-opening, edifying, and endlessly entertaining tour through an astonishing bygone world—the acclaimed classic history of ancient Egypt, now newly revised and updated Writing as Elizabeth Peters, world-renowned Egyptologist Barbara Mertz... (read more)

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James A. Ford and the Growth of Americanist Archaeology
James A. Ford and the Growth of Americanist Archaeology
by Michael J Obrien
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Until James A. Ford's death in 1968, no archaeologist in the United States commanded the same degree of respect among his colleagues. Many may not have agreed with him, but they respected him. A brilliant archaeologist and dynamic personality, Ford... (read more)

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The Boy Behind the Mask: Meeting the Real Tutankhamun
The Boy Behind the Mask: Meeting the Real Tutankhamun
by Charlotte Booth
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The name of Tutankhamun brings to mind shining images of gold treasure, a secret tomb, and an ancient curse. However, the real history of the young king is surrounded by rumor and mystery. Alongside the vast riches miraculously discovered by Howard... (read more)

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Pharaohs
Pharaohs
by Christiane Ziegler
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 498-508) and index.... (read more)

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The Search for El Dorado
The Search for El Dorado
by Time Life
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Readers assume the role of archaeologists, uncovering secrets of ancient civilizations. Stunning photographs and illustrations, plus detailed cutaways, maps and diagrams.... (read more)

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