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1 The Limits of Tyranny: Archaeological Perspectives on the Struggle Against New World Slavery
Delle, James A., editor Knoxville, Tennessee University of Tennessee Press 2015 Hard New New Octavo 
xxiii; 268 Pp. Book is composed of nine essays illustrating resistance to slavery before the Civil War and is illustrated with maps and photographs. 
Price: 70.00 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 Proceedings of the 1989 Smoking Pipe Conference: Selected Papers
Hayes, Charles F. III, editor 1992 Soft Very good Quarto 
ix; 187 Pp. Compilation of papers relating to smoking pipes in Native American cultures. Includes the evolution of the smoking pipes through European contact and its use in ceremonies. Illustrated with photographs, tables, and charts. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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4 Archaeology, Narrative, and the Politics of the Past: The View from Southern Maryland
King, Julia A. Knoxville, Tennessee University of Tennessee Press 2012 1st Soft New Octavo 
xv; 272 Pp. Book is illustrated with photographs and drawings. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5 Tobacco Colony: Life in Early Maryland (1650-1720)
Main, Gloria L. Princeton University Press 1982 Hard VG Good Octavo 
i-xv; 326 pp.; Book is illustrated with tables and graphs. Stain on dj at spine and adjacent. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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6 The Recovery of Meaning: Historical Archaeology in the Eastern United States
Mark P. Leone & Parker B. Potter, Jr. Anthropological Society of Washington 1988 Soft VG Octavo 
i-x; 490 pp. Book is illustrated with photos, diagrams, drawings, tables and maps. !9 essays covering the history of the Atlantic slope from the Spanish conquest of the Southeast to chattel slavery and 19th century industrial capitalism 
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7 Archeology of the John H Kerr Reservoir Basin, Roanoke River Virginia-North Carolina
Miller, Carl F. Washington D.C. Smithsonian Institution 1962 Hard Very good Octavo 
Dedication from author (Carl F. Miller) on fly pa xvi; 447 Pp. Book is illustrated with photographs, tables, and maps. 
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8 A Preliminary Bibliography of Early Man in Eastern North America
Peter L. Storck Royal Ontario Museum 1975 Soft VG 
107 pp.; Stamp of previous owner on the top right corner of the fly leaf, spotting on upper left corner of front cover, light blue staining on front cover. 1242 entries listed alphabetically by author and indexed by state and province, topics, and sites and localities. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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9 Eighteenth Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution 1896-'97 Part 2
Powell, J. W. Editor Washington D.C. Smithsonian Institution 1899 1st Hard Good + Quarto 
521-997 Pp. Front cover is loose. Book plate of the School of American Research inside front cover. The paper in this Indian Land Cessions of the United States compiled by Charles C. Royce with an introduction by Cyrus Thomas. Book is illustrated with tables and 67 full-page and usually two-page maps, most in color. Chronicles the "Cession" of land by Indian groups across the country. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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10 The Montgomery Focus: A Late Woodland Potomac River Culture
Richard G. Slattery and Douglas R. Woodward The Archaeological Society of Maryland, Inc. 1992 Soft VG Quarto 
i-xii; 184 pp.; Book is illustrated with photos, diagrams, maps and tables. Signature of previous owner on the top right corner of front cover. Reports excavations at 4 sites to define the Montgomery "Focus" (Phase). An appendix briefly reports extensive field work done in the region since the writing of the report. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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11 Structure and Process in Southern Archaeology
Roy S. Dickens, Jr. and H. Trawick Ward The University of Alabama Press 1985 Hard VG VG Octavo 
i-xiv; 347 pp.; Book is illustrated with photos, diagrams, maps and tables. Stamp of previous owner (C.Bentz) on top right corner of fly leaf. In addition to an introduction the book consists of 14 chapters by various Southeastern scholars and a biographical sketch of Joffre Coe by James B. Griffin. 
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12 Archaeology of the Mid-Holocene Southeast
Sassaman, Kenneth E., David G. Anderson, editors 1996 Hard Very good Octavo 
xx; 387 Pp. 15 papers covering various topics in relation to archaeology of the Mid-Holocene Southeast. 15 tables and 88 figures including, maps and photographs of artifacts. Former owners name in pen on fly page. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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13 Historical Archaeology of the Chesapeake
Shackel, Paul A., Barbara J. Little, editors 1994 Hard Very good Very good Quarto 
xiv; 299 Pp. 18 papers on the history of Chesapeake bay from initial European settlement to the 19th century., illustrated with 88 figures, including maps and photographs, and 12 tables. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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14 Annapolis Pasts: Historical Archaeology in Annaapolis, Maryland
Shackel, Paul A., Paul R. Mullins, Mark S. Warner, editors 1998 Hard Very good Very good Octavo 
xiv; 371 Pp. 13 different papers on the history and archaeology of Annapolis, Maryland. 32 figures, including site plans and photographs, 37 maps, and 19 tables. UMVARF 
Price: 30.00 USD
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15 Commoners, Tribute, and Chiefs: The Development of t he Algonquian Culture in the Potomac Valley
Stephen R. Potter University Press of Virginia 1993 Hard VG Vg Octavo 
i-xiii; 267 pp.; Book is profusely illustrated with photos, maps, tables and graphs.Archaeological and ethnohistorical investigation of the late prehistoric and early historic evolution of the Chicacoans, an Algonquian polity between the Conoy and Powhatan chiefdoms of Maryland and Virginia respectively. 
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16 Adena: The Seeking of an Identity
Swartz, B. K. Jr, editor 1971 Soft Very good Octavo 
vi; 182 Pp. Multiple papers pertaining to the the Adena, of the Middle Atlantic Coast. Paper topics include analysis of their pottery and the spread of their culture. Illustrated with charts, tables, and maps. Author's (Robert L. Hall) name stamp on cover. 
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17 Handbook of North American Indians (Northeast)
Trigger, Bruce G. Editor 1978 Hard Good + Quarto 
i-xvi; 924 pages. Illustrated with drawings, photos and maps. Slight soiling on spine. Contains 71 essays regarding the North American Indians in Northeast US, including the Coastal Region, Saint Lawrence Lowlands Region, and Great lakes-Riverine Region. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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18 The Archaeology of the Delaware Valley (Papers of the Peabody Museum of American Archaeology and Ethnology, Vol.5)
Volk, Ernest The Peabody Museum of American Archaeology and Ethnology 1911 Soft Good large Octavo 
i-xvi; 257 pp.; Book is illustrated with 125 plates of photos. Rebound in wraps. Considerable water staining throughout text. Report on and documentation of purported Paleolithic tools in glacial gravels of the Delaware R. Valley. Also contains material on later materials. 
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