Category: Anthropology & Indigenous Peoples


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The Lost World of the Kalahari

By: VAN DER POST, Laurens

Price: $9.95

Publisher: London, Hogarth Press: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 764

Condition: About Fine

An account of the authors search for the vanishing Bushment of South Africa. 255 pages, map ; 22 cm. Interior of the book is bright and clean. Unmarked except for a Gift Inscription to the ffep. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. The price-clipped dustjacket has a spectacular, bright and clean design with intense color. Some light edge wear here and there. Unpacked weight, 352g - too thick for Lettermail. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Images always available. Shi... View more info

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Bantu customs in mainland Tanzania


Price: $20.00

Publisher: Tabora, Tanzania, T.M.P. Book Dept.: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 043353

Condition: Near Fine

Bantu customs in mainland Tanzania. vii, 199 p. map. 19 cm. OCLC Number: 763366. A very bright and clean copy, unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Near new except for slight wear to some edges. Weight, 173g. View more info

Point Hope, An Eskimo Community in Northwest Alaska

By: VANSTONE, James W.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Fort Wainwright, AK, Alaskan Air Command, Arctic Aeromedical Laboratory: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17095

Condition: About VG

Current economic and social conditions in an Eskimo Village in Northern Alaska. Printed-typescript. 166pp. Interior is very bright, clean and unmarked. Stapled binding is sound. Front wrap detached at top staple and weak at second. Small ink signature at top of front wrap. We ship from both Canada and the United States with very competitive rates. Weight, 350g. Lettermail rates may apply. View more info

Soft Gold: The Fur Trade & Cultural Exchange on the Northwest Coast of America

By: VAUGHAN, Thomas & HOLM, Bill

Price: $24.50

Publisher: Oregon Historical Society: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12598

ISBN: 0-87595-107-4

Condition: VG+

Extensive catalog of a fabulous Exhibition of artifacts of the Northwest Coast Fur Trade held in Portland, Oregon in 1982. 301pp, profusely illustrated in color and in b&w. Exhibition pamphlet and Oregon Historical Society Newsletters are laid-in. Book is bright with a fresh interior, a sound binding and a like dustjacket.Good copy. View more info

Tapestries in sand; the spirit of Indian Sandpainting


Price: $7.00

Publisher: Healdsburg, CA, Naturegraph Co,: 1966

Edition: Revised Edition [2nd]

Seller ID: 043914

Condition: Good VG, or Better

OCLC Number: 8991232. Description: 112 p. col. illus. 22 cm. Paintings and interpretation by David V. Villasenor. Photography by Los Angeles County Museum. Prefaced by Vinson Brown. Bright, clean interior. Gift inscription in ink to the title page, otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding. Only very slight age wear to wrappers. Weight, 183g. View more info

Sex Roles in Contemporary American Communes


Price: $13.00

Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana, U.S.A., Indiana Univ Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 038737

ISBN: 0253351871

Condition: As New

Seven essays forming an impoortant compendium of recent sociological and anthropological research on utopian communities - a fascinating glimpse into a much-neglected aspect of the counter-culture. 242pp. Bright, clean, unmarked copy in a similar dustjacket, both about 'as new'. Weight, 610g. View more info

The Nez Perce Indians

By: WALKER, Deward E. - Editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Idaho State Historical Society:

Edition: First [presumed]

Seller ID: 15430

Condition: Very Good

Idaho State Historical Society, Picture Series No. 1. Undated. Consists of a printed folder with inside pocket holding 24 single pages of reproduced, historic photographs and a 2 page list of plates with explanations. Interior contents are Fine. Folder has a little edge wear, otherwise clean and bright. Weight, 210g. View more info

The Education of Indian Children in Canada

By: WALLER, L. G. P. - Editor

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ryerson Press: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18213

Condition: Near Fine

A Symposium written by members of Indian Affairs education Division, with comments by the Indian peoples. xi, 129pp, endpapers illustrated with spectacular, full-color Kwakiutl designs. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. Clean, orange cloth boards showing no wear. Weight, 380g. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. View more info

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Indigenous Movements and Their Critics: Pan-Maya Activism in Guatemala

By: WARREN, Kay B.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Princeton University Press: 1998

Edition: First Trade Paperback Printing

Seller ID: 037626

ISBN: 0691058822

Condition: Fine

"Starting with an analysis of activism in one Mayan community, a Harvard anthropologist examines the role of indigenous intellectual and their influence in pormoting the rights of Guatemala's indigenous majority on local, national, and international levels." xxii, 288 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.Bright, clean, unmarked copy, about 'as new'. Tight, square bidning, no spine creasing or exterior marks. Weight, 479g. View more info

Living in Balance: The Universe of the Hopi, Zuni, Navajo and Apache

By: WASHBURN, Dorothy K.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049107

ISBN: 0924171367

Condition: As New

Designed to accompany a permanent exhibit in the Ruth and Earl Scott Gallery of the American Southwest at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Southwest Native American Indian philosophy - Hopi, Zuni, Navajo and Apache. xii, 79 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 28 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked, appears unused. Weight, 342g. View more info

Indians of the Mesa Verde


Price: $6.95

Publisher: Mesa Verde National Park, Colo, Mesa Verde Museum Association:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 32040

Condition: VG+

History and description of the Mesa Verde Indians of Colorado. Undated copy - c1961 from external evidence. v, 188 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm. Bright, clean, unmarkd interior. Corner of front endpaper cut and removed to excise a previous owner's name. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Red wrappers un-faded at the spine. Weight, 278g. View more info

Objects and Expressions: Celebrating the Collections of the Museum of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia

By: WEBB, Jennifer - Editor

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Vancouver, B. C., Museum of Anthropology University of British Colulmbia: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2220

ISBN: 0888651287

Condition: As New

Museum note (University of British Columbia. Museum of Anthropology), no. 35. North American indigenous artifacts. 70 pages : all colour Illustrations. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked. Unpacked weight, 323g. Eligible for inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail rates to Canada, a little more to the USA and other Countries. View more info

The substance of a journal during a residence at the Red River Colony

By: WEST, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: UK, S. R. Publishers: 1966

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 045839

Condition: About Fine

Facsimile reprint of the original edition published in London in 1824. 'The substance of a journal during a residence at the Red River colony, British North America; and frequent excursions among the North-West American Indians in the years 1820, 1821, 1822, 1823'. xi, 210 p. illus. 25 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked, still fesh. No wear to blue cloth. Almost 'as new'. Weight, 492g, before acking. View more info

Indian Masks and Myths of the West

By: WHERRY, Joseph H.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Thomas Y. Crowell Company: 1974

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 27422

ISBN: 0815203586

Condition: About Fine

An Apollo edition, A-358. Masks and mythology of the Native peoples of Western North America. 273pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a tight, square binding. Almost 'as new'. Weight, 450g. View more info

Kwulasulwut: stories from the Coast Salish

By: WHITE, Ellen.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Nanaimo, B. C., Theytus Books, Limited,: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23298

ISBN: 0919441041

Condition: VG+

Stories and Legents of the Salish Indians of the North West coast of North America. 64pp : illustrated by Vincent Smith ; 23 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy both inside and outside. Tight, square binding. Qualifies for inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. View more info

Now you are my Brother: Missionaries in British Columbia (Sound heritage series)

By: WHITEHEAD, Margaret

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Victoria, Sound and Moving Image Division Ministry of Provincial Secretary and Govt. Services, Provincial Archives, Province of British Columbia: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11765

ISBN: 0771882750

Condition: Fine

Sound heritage series, no. 34. Contents - The "romantic" missionary : Robert Tomlinson -- Minskinisht : "city set on a hill" -- Father Thomas : Durieu disciple -- A missionary sister remembers -- An Indian remembers -- New missionaries, old problems. iv, 92 pages : illustrations maps, portraits ; 27 cm. An 'about as new' copy- bright, clean and unmarked, still fresh. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail within North America, in card sleeve. From $3.00 to $6.50 depending on exact weight and location. Image available. Enquire for rates to Worldwide destinations. View more info

Descriptive Analysis of Material Recovered from the Salvage Excavations of Three Archaeological Sites in the Williams Lake Area, British Columbia

By: WHITLAM, Robert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Victoria, Governemnt of British Columbia: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29718

Condition: About Fine

Occasional Papers of the Archaeological Sites Advisory Board of British Columbia, No. 1. Two parts - xi, 101pp & v, 22pp - photo illustrations, diagrams, maps etc. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a tight, square binding. Near 'as new'. Weight, 400g. View more info

Hunting with the Eskimos : the unique record of a sportsman's year among the northernmost tribe ; the big game hunting, the native life, and the battle for existence through the long Arctic Night

By: WHITNEY, Harry

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, Coles Pub. Co: 1974

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 045443

Condition: VG+

Coles Canadiana collection. Facsimile reprint of the original 1910 first edition. xiv, 453 p. : ill., map, ports. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, no spine creasing. Minor wear along spine edges. Weight, 581g. View more info

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One River, Two Cultures: A History Of The Bella Coola Valley

By: WILD, Paula

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Madeira Park, British Columbia, Canada, Harbour Pub Co: 2004

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 27311

ISBN: 1550173421

Condition: About 'As New'

History of British Columbia's Bella Coola Valley - its First Nations history as well as its history from the arrival of Europeans. 288pp, photo illustrated. Mint copy, 'as new'. Weight, 600g. View more info

Sophia, Maori Guide, Rotorua


Price: $7.00

Publisher: New Zealand, Wildman and Areys:

Seller ID: 052549

Condition: VG

Printed, colour Postcard of a female, Maori Guide at Rotorua. Undated, c1910. Unused postcard, divided back. Reverse is a little soiled. No marks, bends, creases. Size - 3.5" by 5.5". New...LOWER...prices on postcards! Shipping via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. View more info