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1 ADLER, MICHAEL A. The Prehistoric Pueblo World, A.d. 1150-1350.
University of Arizona Press, Tucson: 2000. s Softcover. Brand new book. 
From the mid-twelfth to the mid-fourteenth century, the world of the ancestral Pueblo people (Anasazi) was in transition, undergoing changes in settlement patterns and community organization that resulted in what scholars now call the Pueblo III period. This book synthesizes the archaeology of the ancestral Pueblo world during the Pueblo III period, examining twelve regions that embrace nearly the entire range of major topographic features, ecological zones, and prehistoric Puebloan settlement patterns found in the northern Southwest. Drawn from the 1990 Crow Canyon Archaeological Center conference "Pueblo Cultures in Transition," the book serves as both a data resource and a summary of ideas about prehistoric changes in Puebloan settlement and in regional interaction across nearly 150,000 square miles of the Southwest. The volume provides a compilation of settlement data for over 800 large sites occupied between A.D. 1100-1400 in the Southwest. These data provide new perspectives on the geographic scale of culture change in the Southwest during this period. Twelve chapters analyze the archaeological record for specific districts and provide a detailed picture of settlement size and distribution, community architecture, and population trends during the period. Additional chapters cover warfare and carrying capacity and provide overviews of change in the region. Throughout the chapters, the contributors address the unifying issues of the role of large sites in relation to smaller ones, changes in settlement patterns from the Pueblo II to Pueblo III periods, changes in community organization, and population dynamics. Although other books have considered various regions or the entire prehistoric area, this is the first to provide such a wealth of information on the Pueblo III period and such detailed district-by-district syntheses. By dealing with issues of population aggregation and the archaeology of large settlements, it offers readers a much-needed synthesis of one of the most crucial periods of culture change in the Southwest. Contents 1. "The Great Period": The Pueblo World During the Pueblo III Period, A.D. 1150 to 1350, Michael A. Adler 2. Pueblo II-Pueblo III Change in Southwestern Utah, the Arizona Strip, and Southern Nevada, Margaret M. Lyneis 3. Kayenta Anasazi Settlement Transformations in Northeastern Arizona: A.D. 1150 to 1350, Jeffrey S. Dean 4. The Pueblo III-Pueblo IV Transition in the Hopi Area, Arizona, E. Charles Adams 5. The Pueblo III Period along the Mogollon Rim: The Honanki, Elden, and Turkey Hill Phases of the Sinagua, Peter J. Pilles, Jr. 6. A Demographic Overview of the Late Pueblo III Period in the Mountains of East-central Arizona, J. Jefferson Reid, John R. Welch, Barbara K. Montgomery, and Mar’a Nieves Zede–o 7. Southwestern Colorado and Southeastern Utah Settlement Patterns: A.D. 1100 to 1300, Mark D. Varien, William D. Lipe, Michael A. Adler, Ian M. Thompson, and Bruce A. Bradley 8. Looking beyond Chaco: The San Juan Basin and Its Peripheries, John R. Stein and Andrew P. Fowler 9. The Cibola Region in the Post-Chacoan Era, Keith W. Kintigh 10. The Pueblo III Period in the Eastern San Juan Basin and Acoma-Laguna Areas, John R. Roney 11. Southwestern New Mexico and Southeastern Arizona, A.D. 900 to 1300, Stephen H. Lekson 12. Impressions of Pueblo III Settlement Trends among the Rio Abajo and Eastern Border Pueblos, Katherine A. Spielman 13. Pueblo Cultures in Transition: The Northern Rio Grande, Patricia L. Crown, Janet D. Orcutt, and Timothy A. Kohler 14. The Role of Warfare in the Pueblo III Period, Jonathan Haas and Winifred Creamer 15. Agricultural Potential and Carrying Capacity in Southwestern Colorado, A.D. 901 to 1300, Carla R. Van West 16. Big Sites, Big Questions: Pueblos in Transition, Linda S. Cordell 17. Pueblo III People and Polity in Relational Context, David R. Wilcox Appendix: Mapping the Puebloa 
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2 AIKENS, C MELVIN; CONNOLLY, THOMAS J; JENKINS, DENNIS L. Oregon Archaeology.
Oregon State University Press. s Softcover. Brand new book. 
Oregon Archaeology tells the story of Oregon's human history beginning more than 14,000 years ago with the earliest evidence of human occupation and continuing into the twentieth century. An historical narrative informed by evidence from critical sites, Oregon Archaeology carries the story forward, describing aspects of first encounters between Native Americans and newcomers of European and Asian heritage, as well as important trends in the development of modern Oregon. Oregon's early human history is linked to four of the five major cultural regions of western North America: the Great Basin, the Columbia Plateau, the Northwest Coast, and the western valleys that share features with California's Central Valley. Oregon Archaeology offers a coherent and unified history of an area that is highly differentiated geographically and culturally. Enriched with maps, photographs, line drawings, and an extensive bibliography, Oregon Archaeology is an essential reference for archaeology professionals and students and for general readers interested in Oregon's Native American culture and history. merica: the Great Basin, the Columbia Plateau, the Northwest Coast, and California. Oregon Archaeology offers a coherent and unified history of an area that is highly differentiated geographically and culturally. A historical narrative informed by evidence from critical sites, Oregon Archaeology is enriched with maps, photographs, line drawings, and an extensive bibliography. Oregon Archaeology is an essential reference for archaeology professionals and students, and also for general readers interested in Oregon's Native American culture and history. 
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3 ALLEN, SUSAN HEUCK. Finding The Walls Of Troy: Frank Calvert And Heinrich Schliemann At Hisarlik.
University of California Press, Berkeley: 1999. 0520208684 / 9780520208681 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Fair condition. Covers are bowed. Dustjacket is worn and torn. 
Restores Frank Calvert to his rightful place in the story of the identification and excavation of the city of Priam. Includes Index. 
Price: 6.89 USD
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4 ALLEN, SUSAN HEUCK. Finding The Walls Of Troy: Frank Calvert And Heinrich Schliemann At Hisarlik.
University of California Press, Berkeley: 1999. 0520208684 / 9780520208681 s Softcover. Very good condition. 
The relentlessly self-promoting amateur archaeologist Heinrich Schliemann took full credit for discovering Homer's Troy over one hundred years ago, and since then generations have thrilled to the tale of his ambitions and achievements. But Schliemann gained this status as an archaeological hero partly by deliberately eclipsing the man who had launched his career. Now, at long last, Susan Heuck Allen puts the record straight in this fascinating archaeological adventure that restores the British expatriate Frank Calvert to his rightful place in the story of the identification and excavation of Hisarl’k, the site now thought to be Troy as described in the Iliad. Frank Calvert had lived in the Troad--in the northwest corner of Asia Minor--excavating there for fifteen years before Schliemann arrived and learning the local topography well. Includes Index. 
Price: 16.15 USD
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5 ANDREWS, ROY CHAPMAN. Under A Lucky Star.
Borderland Books: 2013. Reprint Edition. s Softcover. Brand new book. 
"Andrews's pioneering explorations in Mongolia greatly advanced science and archaeology; his life and adventures there, which Indiana Jones would envy, make this a welcome reissue of a thrilling read." - Peter Skinner, ForeWord 
Price: 19.00 USD
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6 ANGEL, J. LAWRENCE. The People Of Lerna: Analysis Of A Prehistoric Aegean Population.
American School of Classical Studies at Athens, Princeton: 1971. 0874740983 / 9780874740981 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Dustjacket is worn and torn. 
Details an archaeological study of an ancient site, Lerna, where the modern Greek village, Myloi, in the plain of Argos now stands. Includes an Index. 
Price: 75.86 USD
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7 ARNOLD, JEANNE E.; GRAESCH, ANTHONY P.; RAGAZZINI, ENZO & OCHS, ELINOR. Life At Home In The Twenty-first Century: 32 Families Open Their Doors.
Cotsen Institute od Archaeology Press. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
Recipient of the Jo Anne Stolaroff Cotsen Prize. Life at Home in the Twenty-First Century cross-cuts the ranks of important books on social history, consumerism, contemporary culture, the meaning of material culture, domestic architecture, and household ethnoarchaeology. It is a distant cousin of Material World and Hungry Planet in content and style, but represents a blend of rigorous science and photography that these books can claim. Using archaeological approaches to human material culture, this volume offers unprecedented access to the middle-class American home through the kaleidoscopic lens of no-limits photography and many kinds of never-before acquired data about how people actually live their lives at home. Based on a rigorous, nine-year project at UCLA, this book has appeal not only to scientists but also to all people who share intense curiosity about what goes on at home in their neighborhoods. Many who read the book will see their own lives mirrored in these pages and can reflect on how other people cope with their mountains of possessions and other daily challenges. Readers abroad will be equally fascinated by the contrasts between their own kinds of materialism and the typical American experience. The book will interest a range of designers, builders, and architects as well as scholars and students who research various facets of U.S. and global consumerism, cultural history, and economic history. Jeanne E. Arnold is professor of anthropology at the University of California, Los Angeles. Anthony P. Graesch is assistant professor of anthropology at Connecticut College. Photographer Enzo Ragazzini resides in the Tuscany region of Italy and his work has been featured at exhibitions throughout Europe and North America. Elinor Ochs is UCLA Distinguished Professor of Anthropology and Applied Linguistics and served as director of the UCLA Sloan Center on Everyday Lives of Families. "An unflinching view of the American family, with all its stresses and joys on display. It's full of intriguing data."-- The New York Times "A meticulous, systematic documentation by a cross-disciplinary team...a visual ethnography of middle-class American households." -- The Washington Post "This book documents major findings of a brilliantly conceived and executed piece of social science research that speaks to a very wide and diverse audience. Its findings are significant, credible, and provocative. In my opinion, it is one of the most significant social-science projects undertaken in the United States, demonstrating the power of anthropological and archaeological approaches to researching human behavior, whether in a traditional tribal society or in an industrial megalopolis. The discussions are filled with interesting insights that could only have come from a first-hand study of household material culture. The flow of everyday life in relation to places defined by objects provides a refreshing and unique perspective on human behavior. Readers will be drawn in by the lively, well-written, and accessible prose. The images are spectacular because there Is nothing else like them in quality, quantity, and especially their unique view of modern family life and household possessions. This book is of great significance, not only to the social sciences but also to ongoing policy discussions about what is happening in America." -- Michael Brian Schiffer (University of Arizona) "This is a remarkable, good-natured, and absorbing product of a long-term collaborative research project by a team of UCLA senior scholars and their students from anthropology and archaeology, with the aid of a master photographer, of the everyday lived-in spaces of a select number of households in southern California. . . . Highly recommended."-- Choice 10 x 10 in., 390 color photos, 3 black-and-white illustrations. 
Price: 37.95 USD
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8 ASTROM, PAUL Jeno Platthy And Antiquity.
Paul Astrom, Jonsered: 1992. s Softcover. Good condition. Front cover is scuffed. 

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9 ASTROM, PAUL; GJERSTAD, EINAR; MERRILLEES, ROBERT; WESTHOLM, ALFRED. The Fantastic Years On Cyprus: The Swedish Cyprus Expedition And Its Members.
Paul Astrom, Jonsered: 1994. 9170810591 / 9789170810596 s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 50.35 USD
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10 ATKINSON, R. J. C. Stonehenge.
The Macmillan Company, New York: 1956. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Fair condition. Covers are bowed. 

Price: 15.68 USD
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11 BAGNALL, ROGER S. & RATHBONE, DOMINIC W. (EDITORS). Egypt From Alexander To The Early Christians: An Archaeological And Historical Guide.
Getty Publications, Los Angeles: 2005. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
The thousand years of Egyptian history from the conquest of Alexander the Great in 332 B.C. to the Arab conquest in A.D. 641 are rich in archaeological evidence and well documented by 50,000 papyri in Greek, Egyptian, Latin, and other languages. However, travelers and others interested in the remains of this period are ill-served by most guides to Egypt, which concentrate on the pharaonic buildings. The dozen leading experts who have contributed to this volume redress the imbalance with clear and concise presentations of the history and the documentary evidence from the Hellenistic, Roman, and late antique periods, enabling the reader to appreciate the fascinating cities, temples, churches, and tombs from these later periods. With specially commissioned plans of sites and buildings and room-by-room tours of museums, this book is both a tourist's companion to the principal sites and an armchair guide to the splendors of a little-known and culturally diverse civilization. Roger S. Bagnall directs the Columbia University Excavations at Amheida, Dakhla Oasis, in Egypt and is the author of Reading Papyri, Writing Ancient History. Dominic W. Rathbone has directed an archaeological survey in the southwest Fayyum of Egypt and is the author of Economic Rationalism and Rural Society in Third-Century a.d. Egypt. 
Price: 62.23 USD
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12 BERNBECK, REINHARD & MCGUIRE, RANDALL H. (EDITORS). Ideologies In Archaeology.
University of Arizona Press, Tucson: 2011. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
Archaeologists have often used the term ideology to vaguely refer to a "realm of ideas." Scholars from Marx to Zizek have developed a sharper concept, arguing that ideology works by representingÑor misrepresentingÑpower relations through concealment, enhancement, or transformation of real social relations between groups. Ideologies in Archaeology examines the role of ideology in this latter sense as it pertains to both the practice and the content of archaeological studies. While ideas like reflexive archaeology and multivocality have generated some recent interest, this book is the first work to address in any detail the mutual relationship between ideologies of the past and present ideological conditions producing archaeological knowledge. Contributors to this volume focus on elements of life in past societies that "went without saying" and that concealed different forms of power as obvious and unquestionable. From the use of burial rites as political theater in Iron Age Germany to the intersection of economics and elite power in Mississippian mound building, the contributors uncover complex manipulations of power that have often gone unrecognized. They show that Occam's razorÑthe tendency to favor simpler explanationsÑis sometimes just an excuse to avoid dealing with the historical world in its full complexity. Jean-Paul Demoule's concluding chapter echoes this sentiment and moreover brings a continental European perspective to the preceding case studies. In addition to situating this volume in a wider history of archaeological currents, Demoule identifies the institutional and cultural factors that may account for the current direction in North American archaeology. He also offers a defense of archaeology in an era of scientific relativism, which leads him to reflect on the responsibilities of archaeologists. Includes contributions by: Susan M. Alt, Bettina Arnold, Uzi Baram, Reinhard Bernbeck, Matthew David Cochran, Jean-Paul Demoule, Kurt A. Jordan, Susan Kus, Vicente Lull, Christopher N. Matthews, Randall H. McGuire, Rafael Mic—, Cristina Rihuete Herrada, Paul Mullins, Sue Novinger, Susan Pollock, Victor Raharijaona, Roberto Risch, Kathleen Sterling, Ruth M. Van Dyke, and LouAnn Wurst. "Ideologies in Archaeology is an incredibly important book, if you want to understand the inherent but understated inner struggle that is part and parcel of studying and writing about the past." - About.com 
Price: 57.00 USD
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13 BIBBY, GEOFFREY. Four Thousand Years Ago; A World Panorama Of Life In The Second Millennium B. C.
Alfred A. Knopf, New York: 1962. Third Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. Book is bent. 

Price: 5.23 USD
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14 BIBBY, GEOFFREY. The Testimony Of The Spade.
Alfred A. Knopf, New York: 1956. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Traces consecutively the movements and the flowering of culture of our early ancestors from the Alps north to Scandinavia, and from Russia to Irreland - from the cavedwellers of France to the "barbarian" tribes described by Caesar and Tacitus and the Norse sagas. Includes an Index. 
Price: 13.06 USD
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15 BLOCH, RAYMOND. The Etruscans: Ancient Peoples And Places.
Frederick A. Praeger, New York: 1960. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Dustjacket has little tears on the front. 

Price: 16.86 USD
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16 BOYD, ROBERT T. Tells, Tombs And Treasure: A Pictorial Guide To Biblical Archaeology.
Bonanza Books, New York: 1969. First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 

Price: 11.40 USD
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17 BRACKMAN, ARNOLD C. The Luck Of The Nineveh: Archaeology's Great Adventure.
McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York: 1978. 007007030X / 9780070070301 h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 10.21 USD
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18 BRAIDWOOD, ROBERT J. Prehistoric Men.
Scott, Foresman & Co., Glenview: 1975. Eighth Edition. s Softcover. Very good reading copy. 
Describes how the stage was set, through the ages of prehistoric time, for the appearance of urban civilizations of the Western cultural tradition. Includes an Index. 
Price: 3.85 USD
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19 BRINKERHOFF, DERICKSEN. A Collection Of Sculpture In Classical And Early Christian Antioch.
New York University Press, New York: 1970. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good reading copy but front cover is slightly stained. 
A prose description and accompanying black-and-white plates with identification of archaeological history in Classical and Early Christian Antioch. 
Price: 25.18 USD
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20 BROWN, CALVIN S.; FORD, JANET (INTRODUCTION). Archeology Of Mississippi.
University Press of Mississippi, Jackson: . Reprint Edition. s Softcover. Brand new book. 
A classic study of the archeological sites and artifacts of the prehistoric Indians who inhabited the lands that are now the state of Mississippi This reprinting makes available again the only book of its kind to be focused upon the prehistoric Indians of Mississippi. Although written expressly for the layreader, it has continued for more than eighty years to appeal to a wide audience that ranges from professional archeologists and scholars to weekend artifact collectors. Published originally in 1926, Archeology of Mississippi details Brown's records collected during more than a decade of research. Anyone wishing to investigate archeology in Mississippi must start with this book. As early as 1912 Brown, a professor of romance languages at the University of Mississippi, began taking photographs of Mississippi Indian mounds. His are the only photographic records of certain cultural sites that have since then been drastically altered. 398 pages, 6.14 x 9.21 inches, 354 black and white illustrations, maps, or line drawings, introduction, index. Janet Ford is associate professor of anthropology at the University of Mississippi, where she is curator of the Calvin S. Brown Collection. 
Price: 23.75 USD
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