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1 Thirtieth Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution 1908-1909
Washington D.C. Government Printing Office 1915 1st Hard Good + Quarto 
453 Pp. In addition to the administrative report the book contains 2 papers: Ethnobotany of the Zuni Indians, by Matilda Coxe Stevenson and An Inquiry into the Animism and Folk-lore of the Guiana Indians, by Walter E. Roth. Illustrated with drawings. UMVARF 
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2 Datos Etnograpficos de Venezuela
Alvarado, Lisandro 1945 Soft Fair Octavo 
i-xx; 412 pages. This is an old, but worthwhile, book on poor quality paper. Corners often bent. Tear where front cover joins spine. Previous owner's stamp on top edge. UMVARF 
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3 The Discovery of North America
Cumming, W.P., R. A. Skelton, D. B. Quinn New York, NY American Heritage Press 1971 Hard Very good Fair + Quarto 
304 Pp. Book is illustrated profusely with maps and drawings. The subject of the volume is the discovery of North America as seen, experienced, and recorded by Europeans from the earliest vaguely reported transatlantic voyages to the establishment of permanent settlement in the first third of the seventeenth century. The selections and the accompanying illustrations are limited to those written or made in the period of discovery up to c. 1634. Were it not for the fact this book was mass produced it would cost and be worth much more. 
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4 Dialogues in Cuban Archaeology
Curet, L. Antonio, Shannon Lee Dawdy, Gabino La Rosa Corzo (eds.) Tuscaloosa The University of Alabama Press 2005 1st Hard VG Octavo 
i-xvi; 241 pp.; Book illustrated with graphs, tables, drawings and photos. 
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5 Perspectives on Gulf Coast Prehistory
Davis, Dave D. 1984 Hard As New VG Octavo 
i-xi; 379 pp.; For the first time, the archaeology of the entire northern Gulf Coast has been brought together in a comprehensive and integrated fashion. The importance of what heretofore was the 'soft underbelly' of southeastern archaeology has at least been recognized in this impressive compendium. A landmark volume, it is equivalent in scope to those of the North American Handbook series published by the Smithsonian Institution. Book is illustrated with diagrams, photos and drawings 
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6 Artifacts of the Spanish Colonies of Florida and the Caribbean (1500-1800). Vol 1: Ceramics, Glassware and Beads
Deagan, Kathleen Washington Smithsonian Institution Press 1987 Soft VG Quarto 
i-xxii; 222 pages; Book is illustrated with photos and diagrams. Previous owner' name on top right corner of front cover 
Price: 100.00 USD
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7 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. 
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8 Compendio Y Descripcion de Las Indias Occidentales
Espinosa, Antonio Vazquez de Washington, D.C. Smithsonian Institution 1948 Soft Ex-libris, good + Octavo 
xii; 801 Pp. Book is illustrated with tables. 
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9 The Central Caribs
Farabee, William Curtis 1967 Soft Very good Octavo 
299 Pp. 49 photo plates that depict numerous portraits various types of face art, clothing, and basketry. Water stain confined to the lower 1" of the spine. Previous owner's name stamp on top edge UMVARF 
Price: 75.00 USD
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10 The Florida Indian and His Neighbors: Papers Delivered at an Anthropological Conference Held at Rollins College, April 9 and 10, 1949
Griffin, John W. Editor Winter Park, Florida Inter-American Center Rollins College 1949 Soft Good+ Octavo 
168 Pp. Former owners (Robert L. Hall) name stamp on front cover. Book is illustrated with drawings and maps. Chapters by Carl Guthe; John Goggin; John Griffin; Charles Fairbanks, JamesGriffin;Gordon Willey; Irving Rouse discussing the prehistory and early history of Florida and its possible relationships with other parts of the Southeast; The West Indies; Mesoamerica and South America. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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11 Classification of South American Indian Languages
Loukotka, Cestmir 1968 soft good Octavo 
453 Pp. Analysis of South American languages, including phonetics and whether on not it is an isolated language. Large linguistic map covering some South, Central America, Caribbean in pocket in back cover. Front cover creased and slightly soiled. Upper 1/3 of back cover separated from spine due to weight of folding maps in pocket. Owner's name stamped on title page. 
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12 New Archaeological Sites From the State of Falcon, Venezuela
Nomland, Gladys Ayer 1935 Soft Good + Octavo 
vii; 113 Pp. Report on 3 archaeological site from Falcon, Venezuela. Included analysis of ceramics, lithics, and other ornaments recovered from each site. Illustrated with photographs, maps, and illustrations. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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13 Arqueologia Aborigen de Cuba
Ramon Dacal Moure and Manuel Rivero de la Calle 1959 Hard Good Fair Quarto 
174 pp.; The first report of archaeological findings in Cuba since 1959 and the first synthesis of Cuban prehistoric art and archaeology since Mark Harrington’s Cuba Before Columbus, published in 1921. More than one hundred photographs reveal the superb artistry of the Pre-Columbian Ciboney and Taino cultures and give the reader a deep appreciation of these early Cubans. 
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14 Handbook of South American Indians Vol 6: Physical Anthropology, Linguistics and geography of South American Indians
Steward, Julian H., editor 1950 Hard good + Octavo 
xiii; 715 Pp. Ethnology of South American Indians. 47 plates, 3 figures, and 18 maps. Color map in back cover pocket. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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15 Handbook of South American Indians Volume 5: The Comparitive Enthnology of South American Indians
Steward, Julian H., editor 1963 Cooper Square Reprint Hard Very good Octavo 
xxvi; Numerous papers that cover a wide variety of topics. Supplemented by 56 plates, 190 figures, and 22 maps. 
Price: 70.00 USD
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16 Handbook of South American Indians: Volume 3 The Tropical Forest Tribes
Steward, Julian H., editor 1948 Hard Good + Octavo 
xxvi; 986 Pp. Former owners name on back of front cover. Front cover loose. Compilation of information on various Tropical Forest tribes in South America. Includes photographs, maps, drawings. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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17 Los Aborigenes de Venezuela: Volumen II Etnologia Contemporanea
Walter Coppens and Bernarda Escalente (eds.) 1983 Hard Good Fair Large Octavo 
455 pp.; Los aborígenes venezolanos de la época del descubrimiento formaban una población escasa y dispersa, cuyos grupos ocupaban parcialmente la región montañosa, los llanos y Guayana. Estaban organizados en tribus independientes unas de otras, sin unidad social ni política. Book illustrated with photos and maps 
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18 Los Aborigenes de Venezuela: Volumen I Etnologia Antigua
Walter Coppens and Bernarda Escalente (eds.) 1980 Hard Good+ Fair Large Octavo 
Stamp from library of previous owner (D. & C. Mce 335 pp.; Los aborígenes venezolanos de la época del descubrimiento formaban una población escasa y dispersa, cuyos grupos ocupaban parcialmente la región montañosa, los llanos y Guayana. Estaban organizados en tribus independientes unas de otras, sin unidad social ni política. Book illustrated with photos and maps 
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19 Emergent Horticultural Economies of the Eastern Woodlands. Southern Illinois University at Carbondale Center for Archaeological Investigations Occasional Paper No. 7
William F. Keegan Southern Illinois University at Carbondale Center for Archaeological Investigations 1987 Soft Good+ Quarto 
i-xxvii; 371 pp.; Book is illustrated with tables, maps and charts. Book cover is slightly discolored 
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