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Crowfoot : chief of the Blackfeet

By: DEMPSEY, Hugh A.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Edmonton, Hurtig: 1976

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 043351

ISBN: 0888301243

Condition: VG+


Biography of Crowfoot [1830-1890], a Blood Indian who became Chief of the Blackfoot Nation. xix, 226 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 22 cm. foreword by Paul F. Sharp. Bright, clean, unmarked interior, still fresh. Tight, square binding, minor creasing to the spine, only slight surface wear to the wrappers. Weight, 364g. View more info

Crowfoot : chief of the Blackfeet

By: DEMPSEY, Hugh A.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Edmonton, Hurtig: 1976

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 044552

ISBN: 0888301243

Condition: Near Fine


Biography of Crowfoot [1830-1890], a Blood Indian who became Chief of the Blackfoot Nation. xix, 226 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 22 cm. foreword by Paul F. Sharp. Bright, clean, unmarked interior, still fresh. Tight, square binding, no creasing to the spine, only slight edge wear to the edges of the wrappers. Weight, 364g. View more info

Big Bear: The End of Freedom

By: DEMPSEY, Hugh A.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Vancouver, Douglas & McIntyre/Greystone: 1995

Edition: Second Trade Paper Printing

Seller ID: 17991

ISBN: 088894506X

Condition: Fine


Biography of the great Indian Chief and leader of the Cree Indians, Big Bear [d.1888]. 227pp, photo illustrated, maps. First published in 1984. Bright, clean copy, about 'as new'. Weight, 323g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. View more info

The Dene : land and unity for the Native People of the Mackenzie Valley : a statement of Rights

By: DENE, The

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Yellowknife, N.W.T., Dene of the N.W.T.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2303

Condition: As New


Undated, circa 1977. 16 unnumbered pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright and fresh with a sound, stapled binding. Eligible for inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail rates to Canada and the USA ; other Countries somewhat more. View more info

Indian Costumes from Guatemala

By: DEUSS, Krystyna

Price: $12.00

Publisher: UK, Author Published: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051619

ISBN: 0950784702

Condition: Near Fine


Catalogue of an Exhibion of Indigenous Native Costumes from Guatemala along with considerable textual explanation and background. 72pp, profusely illustrated with colour photographs, maps, diagrams etc. Brighjt, clean interior. Previous owner's signatures to the title page otherwise unmarked. Sound, tight binding, no spine creases. Bright, unmarked wrappers. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on ... View more info

Women, Culture and Morality: Selected Essays

By: DeVITIS, Joseph L. - Editor

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Peter Lang Pub Inc: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26299

ISBN: 0820404470

Condition: Near Fine


A volume in the series 'American University Studies: Series 11, Anthropology and Sociology; Vol. 10'. 418pp. Bright, clean copy, internally and externally. Tight, square binding. Bright, glossy boards, substantially without wear. Weight, 650g. View more info

The Papago Indians and their Basketry

By: DEWALD, Terry

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Tucson, Author Published: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21046

Condition: Good VG


The papago Indians of Arizona and their basketry. 48pp, photo illustrated in color and in b&w. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. Weight, 190g. View more info

Wilderness Man : The Amazing True Story of Grey Owl

By: DICKSON, Lovat

Price: $7.95

Publisher: London, Pocket Books: 1999

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 30980

ISBN: 0671022741

Condition: About 'As New'


Story of Englishman, Archie Belaney, who posed as a North American Indian named Grey Owl. 277pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean copy, Tight, square binding, no creases to spine. Almost 'as new'. Weight, 210g. View more info

Shabono: A Visit to a Remote and Magical World in the Heart of the South American Jungle

By: DONNER, Florinda

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New York, Delacorte Press: 1982

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 038008

ISBN: 0440078288

Condition: Fine


The Anthropologist/Author visits with and, ultimately, lives as, a Yanomama Indian in the Jungles of Brazil. 1st printing, 8vo, 301pp, glossary. Hardcover with unclipped dustjacket. Clean, tight copy with very bright interior. Bottom page edges marked in light purple spray [remainder mark?]. Otherwise, Fine/VG View more info

Pueblo Indians of North America

By: DOZIER, Edward P.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Long Grove, Illinois, U.S.A., Waveland Pr Inc: 1983

Edition: 11th Printing

Seller ID: 09730

ISBN: 0881330590

Condition: Near Fine


The Pueblos today -- Prehistoric and historic background -- Traditional society and culture -- General Pueblo cultural characteristics. xv, 224 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Very nearly 'as new'. Weight, 340g. View more info

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Bird of Paradox: The Unpublished Writings of Wilson Duff

By: DUFF, Wilson

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Canada, Hancock House Pub Ltd: 1996

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 050564

ISBN: 0888393601

Condition: Good Very Good


Synopsis - The tragic death of Wilson Duff at the age of 51, cut short the life of one of the leading experts on the arts and cultures of native peoples of the Northwest Coast. An anthropology professor at the University of B.C., his death, by his own hand, terminated his uncommonly perceptive research into the philosophy and psychology of Native art. Bird of Paradox consists of unpublished works by Duff which present his unique theoretical ideas that contribute to art s... View more info

The Harder site : a Middle Period bison hunter's campsite in the northern Great Pl

By: DYCK, Ian G.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ottawa, National Museums of Canada: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 044651

Condition: Near Fine


Doctoral thesis, University of Alberta, 1976. An analysis and functional interpretation of the tools and debris found in a Middle Period bison hunters' campsite in the parklands of central Saskatchewan. "A Diamond Jenness memorial volume." Summary in French. xx, 339 p. : ill. ; 28 cm. Mercury series.; Paper (Archaeological Survey of Canada), no. 67. A bright, clean copy. Small rubber stamp stating 'withdrawn', to tp, otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, ... View more info

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The Australian Aborigines

By: ELKIN, A. P.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Australia, Angus & Robertson: 1981

Edition: Revised Edition, Reprint

Seller ID: 046456

ISBN: 020713863X

Condition: VG+


Classic study of the Australian Aborigine. xv, 397pp, photo illustrated. Clean, bright interior, unmarked. Tight, square binding. Light central crease to the spine. Unmarked exterior. Solid, sound copy. Weight, 642g. View more info

The Indian Chief : an account of the labours, losses, sufferings, and oppression of Ke-Zig-Ko-E-Ne-Ne (David Sawyer) a chief of the Ojibbeway Indians in Canada West

By: ENEMIKEESE [Conrad Van Dusen]

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Toronto, Coles Canadiana: 1974

Edition: Reprint Edition of 1867

Seller ID: 051210

Condition: Fine


A volme in Coles Canadiana Collection, reprints of landmark books in Canadian history. This is a reprint of the 1867 edition printed by W. Nichols, London. xii, 204 pages ; 19 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright, clean and unmarked still quite fresh. Tight, square binding, no spine creasing. Weight, 288g. Lettermail rates may apply. View more info

The American Indian Artifact Catalog & Price Guide; Volume 2, Number 1

By: EROS, Dennis - Editor

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Watsonville, CA, American Indian Artifact Catalog Co.: 1975

Edition: Vol 2, No 1

Seller ID: 22937

Condition: Good Very Good


Out-of-date for values but still very useful for identification of artifacts - jewelry, beadwork, blankets, rugs, pottery, artifacts, baskets. 120pp, photo illustrated in b&w. Bright, clean interuior. Tight, stapled binding. Wrappers are somewhat age dusty/rubbed. Weight, 144g. View more info

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Plains Indian History and Culture : Essays on Continuity and Change

By: EWERS, John Canfield

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 043109

ISBN: 0585155992

Condition: Near Fine


The author has drawn on interviews collected during a quarter-century of fieldwork with Indian elders, who in recalling their own experiences during the buffalo days, revealed unique insights into Plains Indian life. Foreword by William T. Hagan. xxiii, 272 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm. A near new copy with the following small defects noted - Crease to front flap of Dustjacket; Small ink name to the top margin of the title page. Otherwise the bbook is brighht and fresh with a... View more info

The Great Journey: The Peopling of Ancient America

By: FAGAN, Brian M.

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New York, Thames & Hudson: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 07227

ISBN: 0-500-05045-7

Condition: About Fine


An account of the longest and most demanding trek in history - the peopling of ancient America.288pp, maps, photographs, drawings. View more info

Kingdoms of Gold, Kingdoms of Jade: The Americas Before Columbus

By: FAGAN, Brian M.

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New York, Thames & Hudson: 1991

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 043052

ISBN: 0500050627

Condition: Almost 'As New'


'A compelling account of pre-Columbian America - its history and mythology, its archaeology and ethnography. OCLC Number: 223174320. 240 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm. A bright, clean, unmarked copy with a tight, square binding showing no spine creases. Only sign of age is a slight point of wear to the tip of the top corner of the front wrapper. See scan. Weight, 690g. View more info

African sculpture, an Anthology

By: FAGG, William; PLASS, Margaret

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Studio Vista: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 043093

Condition: VG+


Survey of sculpture from many parts of the African continent. OCLC Number: 223352790. 157pp, profusely photo illustrated in b&w. BRight, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding with only very faint creasing to the spine. Over 175 photographs! Weight, 263g. View more info

Bantu Bureaucracy: A Century of Political Evolution Among the Basoga of Uganda

By: FALLERS, Lloyd A.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press: 1970

Edition: 3rd Impression of US Edition

Seller ID: 039762

ISBN: 0226236803

Condition: Near Fine


A century of political evolution among the Basoga of Uganda. A Phoenix book. 283 p. ; 21 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no creases to the spine. Bright, clean, unmarked wrappers. Weight, 302g. View more info