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How Did it Really Happen?

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Pleasantville, NY, Readers' Digest: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS78

ISBN: 0762102772

Condition: Good


Hard cover, first edition, 1425g, 351pgs, coloured endpapers. Decide what you believe about history's intriguing mysteries. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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Lifelines: Black Families in Chicago (Case Studies in Cultural Anthropology)

By: Aschenbrenner, Joyce

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, USA, Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc.: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISUSA49

ISBN: 0030128269

Condition: Fair


Softcover, reprint, 146pp, 248gms. This book is designed to bring to students in the social sciences insights into the richness and complexity of human life as it is lived in different ways and in different places. Book is in fair condition with moderate to heavy general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Cover shows light fading, scuffing and general wear to corners and edges, otherwise there are no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Anthropology

By: Barnouw, Victor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Homewood, USA, Dorsey Press, The: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISANT2

ISBN: 0256021139

Condition: Good


Laminated pictorial boards, no dust jacket, First Edition, 900gms, 507 pages, orange coloured endpapers. In this book Victor Barnouw has synthesized and condensed in one volume the material presented in his two-volume work, An Introduction to Anthropology. Book is in good condition with very mild general wear and tear, fading to hardcover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more, than 1 item and save money with combined ... View more info

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Orion's Legacy: A Cultural History of Man as Hunter

By: Bergman, Charles

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Ringwood, VIC, Australia, Penguin Books Australia: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 001517

ISBN: 0452275598

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 270gms, 359 pages. This book incisively probes how the hunt has permeated male sexuality, making the female both an object of desire and a target of domination. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Orion's Legacy: A Cultural History of Man as Hunter

By: Bergman, Charles

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Penguin Group: 1997

Edition: First Plume Printing

Seller ID: HIS35

ISBN: 0452275598

Condition: Good


Softcover, first plume printing, 274gms, 359 pages. This book incisively probes how the hunt has permeated male sexuality, making the female both an object of desire and a target of domination. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Cultural Anthropology: Tribes, States, and the Global System

By: Bodley, John H.

Price: $38.00

Publisher: California, USA, Mayfield Publishing Company: 1997

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 001411

ISBN: 1559346760

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, second edition, 818gms, 515 pages. This book introduces basic concepts of cultural anthropology by comparing selected cultures of increasing scale. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Ascent of Man, The

By: Bronowski, J.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, England, British Broadcasting Corporation: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISANT7

ISBN: 0563170646

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 912g, 448pgs. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a small pen mark on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Everyday Life Through the Ages (Reader's Digest)

By: Davison, Michael Worth (ed)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, England, The Reader's Digest Association Limited: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISANT6

ISBN: 086438307X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, first edition, 1755g, 383pgs, red endpapers. A journey of discovery through over 15,000 years of world history. Book is in very good condition with only mild general wear and tear and light spotting throughout. Boards are in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1.5kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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First Sex, The: The Natural Talents of Women and How they are Changing the World

By: Fisher, Helen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Milsons Point, Australia, Random House Australia Pty Ltd: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISANT3

ISBN: 0091840449

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 375gms, 378 pages. Drawing on original research, celebrated anthropologist Helen Fisher reveals in The First Sex how women's natural talents are changing the world, making women ideal leaders and successful shapers of business and society for the twenty-first century. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Corruption: Anthropological Perspectives

By: Haller, Dieter; and Shore, Cris (eds)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, England, Pluto Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISANT5

ISBN: 0745321577

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first edition, 412g, 255pgs. This book examines corruption across a range of different contexts from transitional societies such as post-Soviet Russia and Romania, to efforts to reform or regulate institutions that are perceived to be potentially corrupt, such as the European Commission. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Anthropology: The Humanizing Process

By: Kessler, Evelyn

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Boston, MA, Allyn and Bacon Inc: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISANT4

ISBN: 0205044158

Condition: Fair to Good


Softcover, reprint, 326g, 178pgs. A comprehensive guide to all aspects of anthropology. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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Mirror for Humanity: A Concise Introduction to Cultural Anthropology

By: Kottak, Conrad Phillip

Price: $20.00

Publisher: USA, McGraw Hill: 1999

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 000363

ISBN: 0072901713

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, second edition, 444gms, 314 pages. This is a very good solid copy with minor general wear and tear. Front cover shows some minor curling, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Road Belong Cargo

By: Lawrence, Peter

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Manchester, England/ Carlton, Australia, University of Manchester Press/ Melbourne University Press: 1967

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: HISANT1

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Paperback Edition, 400gms, 293 pages. This book, which deals with Madong district of New Guinea, is one of the few full-scale studies of the practice and the only one to treat it in its historical context. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, damage to page edges at rear of book, previous owner's name also on first page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of ac... View more info

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Time Falling Bodies Take to Light, The: Mythology, Sexuality and the Origins of Culture

By: Thompson, William Irwin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, England, Rider/Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd: 1981

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: PHI23

ISBN: 0091452414

Condition: Good


Softcover, first UK edition, 482gms, 280 pages. This book turns his attention to the core tissues of human and cultural development, ultimately giving us a new understanding of ourselves, the past, and the possible future of civilization and culture. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Women in Medieval Life

By: Wade Labarge, Margaret

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, UK, Penguin: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HIS77

ISBN: 0141390468

Condition: Good


Soft cover, reprint, 322g, 271pgs. Gives insight into the lives of women, and their role in society, during medieval times in Western Europe. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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Wisdom of Bones, The: In Search of Human Origins

By: Walker, Alan; and Shipman, Pat

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, England, Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 1996

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 001157

ISBN: 0297816705

Condition: Good


Softcover, first UK edition, 494gms, 270 pages. This is the story of the excavation of the 'Nariokotome Boy', found in Kenya in 1984, 1.5 million years old and the most complete skeleton of Homo erectus ever found. Combining science and personal insight, the book tells of the years of detective work using every imaginable scientific aid, and presents extraordinary insights into our species. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pr... View more info