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1 The Indian Tribes of the Upper Mississippi Valley and Region of the Great Lakes
Blair, Emma Helen Lincoln, Nebraska University of Nebraska Press 1996 Reprint Soft Very good Octavo 
412 Pp. Book is illustrated with photographs and drawings. Presents accounts of the Great Lakes and the Midwest, Specifically those of: Nicolas Perrot; Bacqueville de la Potherie; Morrell Marston and Thomas Forsyth. Important first-hand accounts of numerous Indian groups. A major contribution to ethnology and ethnohistory. 
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2 St. Helena Archaeology: New Data, Fresh Interpretations
Blakeslee, Donald J. Lincoln, Nebraska J & L Reprints 1988 First Soft Very good Octavo 
vi; 193 Pp. Book is illustrated with maps, photographs, tables. Though published by a reprint company this is the first and only edition. A meticulous discussion of the elements composing the archaeological remains in a single St. Helena house 
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3 Indian Mounds and Villages in Illinois
Bluhm, Elaine A. Urbana Illinois Archaeological Survey 1960 Soft VG Octavo 
xii+111 Pp. w/ numerous photos, drawings, maps, profiles and charts. Composed of six papers describing excavations at Middle Woodland, Middle Mississippian, and Historic Indian sites in central and Southern Illinois. Dickison, Hiser, Gamble, Frederick, Irving Thompson, Luthy and Grand Village of the Kickapoo sites reported. Previous owner's name stamp. 
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4 Putnam Anniversary Volume. Anthropological Essays Presented to Frederic Ward Putnam in Honor of his 70th Birthday
Boaz, Franz, ed. New York G.E.Strechert & Co. 1909 1st Soft Front cover and spine water stained else Good + Large quarto 
x+627.illustrated with numerous photographs, drawings, paintings and an actual sample of purpura-dyed cloth. The text block and covers are rough cut. The pages are uncut. Printed on Normandy vellum, a strong, hand-made paper designed to imitate vellum. Cover and spine are water stained, and have slight chipping on the edges. The cover and the flyleaf are signed by the legendary North American ethnologist Fred Eggan. The volume consists of 25 essays, most by eminent scholars of American anthropology, and Putnam's bibliography. Contributors include: Kroeber; Fewkes; Willoughby; Mills; Moorehead; Saville; Pepper; Fletcher; Bowditch; Tozzer; Peabody; Nuttall; Goddard; Barrett; Hrdlicka; Boaz; Dixon; Swanton; H.I.Smith; and Dorsey. 
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5 Data Recovery Excavations at the Clifford LaPlant Site (23NM561) In the New Madrid Floodway, Missouri
Buchner, C Andrew and Emanuel Breitburg 2002 Soft Very good Quarto 
xixi; 243 Pp. Clifford LaPlant Site was a multicomponent site with deposits from Late Archaic, Early, Middle and Late Woodland, Mississippian and 20th century Euroamerican Numerous photographs, often in color, and tables depicting various aspects of the project and artifacts. MB 
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6 From Cahokia to Larson to Moundville: Death, World Renewal, and the Sacred in the Mississippian Social World of the Late Prehistoric Eastern Woodlands
Byers, A. Martin Knoxville, Tennessee Newfound Press 2015 Soft New Octavo 
viii; 694 Pp Book is illustrated with maps and tables. The author presents a view of Middle Mississippian culture and social organization deconstructing the chiefdom model and offering an autonomous social world that focused on spiritual renewal and sacred rituals. Byers presents his case through the archaeological record of Cahokia, the Spoon River Culture of the Illinois Valley and Moundville. 
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7 Archaeological Investigations at Kentucky's Old State Capitol
Diess, Ronald W. 1988 Soft Good + Quarto 
iv; 209 Pp. Comb bound. White out on title page. Markings in pen on various pens. Report on the excavations of an archaeology site in Kentucky, a former capitol. Evidence showing the sewage systems, former jail, and foundation. Illustrated with photographs, maps, and site plans. 
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8 The View From Madisonville: Protohistoric Western Fort Ancient Interaction Patterns
Drooker, Penelope Ballard 1997 Soft Very good Quarto 
xix; 390 Pp. Analysis of the collections from the Madisonville site and their interpretation to illustrate the significance the site played as an important node in the far-flung protohistoric trade system. Numerous tables and figures, including photographs of artifacts, maps, and site plans. MB 
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9 Physical Affiliations of the Oneota Peoples
Glenn, Elizabeth J. Iowa City, Iowa University of Iowa 1974 Soft Very good Octavo 
viii; 154 Pp. Book is illustrated with charts, table, and maps. A discussion of Oneota ethnology, linguistics and particularly physical anthropology comparing various Oneota series along with Effigy Mound and Mesquakee (Sauk). 
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10 Guebert Site: an 18th century historic Kaskaskia Indian Village
Good, Mary Elizabeth Central States Archaeological Societies, Inc 1972 Soft VG Large octavo 
xvii+194 Pp. Profusely illustrated w/ photos (8 in color) maps and tables. Slight fading around all edges of both covers and spine. Few light marks on front cover. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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11 The Fort Ancient Aspect: Its Cultural and Chronological Position in Mississippi Valley archaeology
Griffin, James Bennett 1966 Second Soft VG Large Octavo 
i-xv; 392 pages; An excellent summary of the Fort Ancient Tradition and other "Upper Mississippian' manifestations as known in the early 1940's. Profusely illustrated with photos, tables and diagrams. 
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12 Fort Ancient Cultural Dynamics in the Middle Ohio Valley
Henderson, A. Gwynn, editor 1992 Soft Good + Quarto 
xx; 404 Pp. Report is an effort to place Kentucky into the Fort Ancient picture by reviewing previous work and testing 5 Fort Ancient Culture tradition sites. Sites are analyzed separately and artifacts analyzed as a group. Floral and faunal remains are examined, along with lithics and ceramics. Numerous tables and figures, including artifact photographs and site plans. Former owners name on title page. Minor breakage of the spine. 
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13 Handbook of American Indians: North of Mexico Part 1
Hodge, Frederick Webb, Editor Washington D.C. Smithsonian Institution 1907 1st Hard G+ Octavo 
ix+972 Pp. Contains a descriptive list of the stocks, confederacies, tribes, tribal divisions, and settlements north of Mexico, accompanied with the various names by which they have been known, together with biographies of Indians of note, sketches of their history, archaeology, manners, arts, customs, and institutions and the aboriginal words incorporated into the English language. Contributors of the signed articles include 46 ethnologists and archaeologists ranging from S.A. Barrett to Cyrus Thomas, most of whom had extensive and intimate knowledge with Indians who lived in the pre-reservation period and whose languages they spoke. This volume covers topics extending from Aanetun to Mythology. This is the first part of what is arguably the most valuable publication of the BAE. Book is illustrated with photographs and maps, some folding. Rubbed on corners and at base of spine. Front cover loose. Not as bright as new. 
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14 The Carrier Mills Archaeological Project: Human Adaptation in the Saline Valley, Illinois Volume Two
Jefferies, Richard W. 1982 Soft Very good Quarto 
xxix; 673-1557; Volume 2 picks up where volume 1 left off. Looks at various topics covering all part of the site such as, flora, fauna, and specific ceramic and lithic styles. 247 tables, 128 figures, and 120 plates. These include artifact photographs, site plans, and artifact distribution. MB 
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15 The Carrier Mills Archaeological Project: Human Adaptation in the Saline Valley, Illinois Vol 1 and 2
Jefferies, Richard W., Brian M. Butler 1982 Soft Vol I Other than slight water damage Good; Vol II Good+ Quarto 
Volume One describes 3 different areas at the site and what was found there. 490 tables, 357 figures, and 175 plates. Including photographs of artifact, site plans, and artifact distributions. Water damage at the bottom on all pages on Volume 1. xxix; 673-1557; Volume Two looks at various topics covering all part of the site such as burials, flora, fauna, and specific ceramic, bone and lithic styles. 247 tables, 128 figures, and 120 plates. These include artifact photographs, site plans, and artifact distribution. MB 
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16 Aspects of Upper Great Lakes Anthropology: Papers in Honor of Lloyd A. Wilford
Johnson, Elden St. Paul, Minnesota Minnesota Historical Society 1974 Soft Very good Quarto 
x; 190 Pp. Former owner's name (Donna Roper) on front cover and fly leaf page. Book is illustrated with maps, charts, and photographs. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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17 Archaeology in America, An Encyclopedia 2: Midwest and Great Plains/Rocky Mountains
McManamon, Francis P., editor Westport, CT Greewood Publishing Group 2009 Hard Very good Quarto 
viii; 295 Pp. Near fine with light check marks in table of contents. Book is illustrated with photographs and maps. Cover is color photo of ramps of Monks Mound at Cahokia. Along with essays on The set of 4 is available for $200. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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18 Stability, Transformation, and Variation: The Late Woodland Southeast
Michael S. Nassaney and Charles R. Cobb (eds.) Plenum Press 1991 Hard VG Octavo 
i-xxv; 339 pp.; Book is illustrated with photos, diagrams, tables and charts. 
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19 Mississippian Political Economy
Muller, Jon 1997 Soft Very good Octavo 
xiii; 455 Pp; 70 figures, including artifact illustrations and maps, and 37 tables. A discussion of various aspectsof Middle Mississippian economy and society. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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20 Foraging, Collecting, and Harvesting: Archaic Period Subsistence and Settlement in the Eastern Woodlands
Neusius, Sarah W., editor 1986 Soft good + Quarto 
xxvi; 330 Pp. Multiple papers on subsistence and settlement pattern from Paleoindian to late Archaic. 46 figures and 47 tables, including maps and site plans. MB 
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