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1 Totem Poles of the Gitksan, Upper Skeena River, British Colombia
Barbeau, Marius Ottawa National Museum of Canada 1929 Soft Good+ Octavo 
i-vii; 275 pp.; Book is illustrated with photos. Signature of previous owner (W.B. Hinsdale) stamped on lower right of the front cover. Lower right corner of front cover chipped away. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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2 Archeology of Eastern United States
Griffin, James B. editor 1952 Hard fair Large Quarto 
x; 392 Pp + 200 pages of illustrations including photos and drawings. 5th impression in 1971. Upper right front corner bent and pages i-x and 1-18 effected. Book is composed of chapters on the previous 25 years of archaeology in Eastern North America "race" and ethnology followed by 22 chapters on sections of the continent ranging from Ontario to Florida to the Great Plains written by leading specialists. These chapters are followed by historic (European) site archaeology, Dendrochronolgy in the Mississippi Valley and cultural periods in Eastern U.S. archaeology. As this volume was assembled as the first radio carbon dates were becoming avaliable Griffin scrambled to add a 5-page appendix attempting to construct a system of dated periods. This is followed by a 21-page bibliography, which is followed by perhaps 200-pages of illustrations of artifacts ceramics excavations, burials, maps, and charts. Though, for the most part these papers were written 70 years ago it is still a valuable compilation and a unique look at the understanding of the archaeology of the area just before the influence of carbon dating became an important factor. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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3 Archaeology of the Lake Harbour District, Baffin Island
Maxwell, Moreau S. 1973 Soft VG Quarto 
i-ix; 362 pages. Book illustrated with maps, diagrams and tables. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4 New perspectives in Canadian Archaeology
McKay, A. G., editor Ottawa, Ontario Royal Society of Canada 1976 Soft Good + O 
ix; 258 Pp. Former owner's name written in pen on title page. Book is illustrated with drawings and tables. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 Archaeology in America, An Encyclopedia 4: West Coast and Artic/Subartic
McManamon, Francis P., editor Westport, CT Greenwood Publishing Group 2009 1st Hard Very good Quarto 
viii; 386 Pp. Book is illustrated with photographs and maps. Full color cover w/ scene of weathered totem poles. Few light pencil checks on table of contents, else near fine. One of a set of four which is available for $200. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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6 Biological Relationships of Southern Ontario Woodland Peoples: The Evidence of Discontinuous Cranial Morphology
Molto, Joseph Eldon 1983 Soft VG Quarto 
i-xviii; 396 pp.; A synthesis of biological relationships during the Woodland period of southern Ontario prehistory. The database consists of a battery of discontinuous nonmetric cranial traits which is used to compute C.A.B. Smith’s Mean Measure of Divergence (MMD) between 17 large (N>20 crania) Woodland samples. The research design tests a series of hypotheses formulated from a review of previous skeletal and archaeological studies in the research area. The main strategy is to eliminate those factors potentially biased toward producing Type I or Type II statistical errors and emphasize the selection of an appropriate battery of traits to compare the samples, since inappropriate data would ruin attempts to estimate biological distance from the start. UMVARF. Book illustrated with graphs and tables 
Price: 30.00 USD
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7 Prehistory of the Eastern Arctic
Moreau S. Maxwell 1985 Hard VG Octavo 
i-xiii; 327 pp.; Book details the attempts to arrange in sequence descriptions of adaptive technologies, tactics and strategies devised by the prehistoric Eastern Arctic Eskimos over nearly a 4000 year period. Book profusely illustrated illustrated with diagrams and photos 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8 The Culture History of Kirkland Lake District, Northeastern Ontario
Pollock, John William 1976 Soft VG Quarto 
i-xx; 249 pages. Book profusely illustrated with photos, tables and maps. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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9 Fort Esperance in 1793-1795: A North West Company Provisioning Post
Povo, Daniel J. Lincoln, Nebraska J & L Reprints 1984 Hard Very good Octavo 
iv; 146 Pp. Study of the fur trade in the North West, supplemented through journal entries by John McDonnell. Book is illustrated with tables, maps, and charts. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 Ancient People of Port au Choix: The Excavation of an Archaic Indian Cemetery in Newfoundland
Tuck, James A. Memorial University of Newfoundland 1976 Hard Good Octavo 
i-xi; 262 pages. Book in good condition; staining in the front cover of the book; former owner stamp on the fly leaf; remainder of publication is very good; The book is a thorough description of the rich and well-preserved mortuary site of the the Newfoundland's Maritime Archaic tradition. Very well illustrated with maps, plans, drawings, and plates. An exemplary report. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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