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1 "Landsverk, O.G." Runic Records of the Norsemen in America
"Rushford, MN" 1974 0805754571 / 9780805754575 (1st edition) Hardcover NEAR FINE 
"Tight, bright, clean and square. Red leather with stamped, inset, contrasting design and lettering. Unclipped red dust jacket is bright and clean but has light rubbing and faintest wear to top and bottom edges. 63 indexed, annotated pages illustrated with diagrams.6x9x1"" Evidence of use of hidden dates from the perpetual church calendar written in cipher in runes found in the North Atlantic, Greenland, New England, Minnesota, and Oklahoma from between 986 and 1500AD documenting Norse presence in pre-Columbian America." 
Price: 24.95 USD
2 "Ambler, J. Richard (Marc Gaede, photos)" The Anasazi: Prehistoric People of the Four Corners Region
"Flagstaff, AZ" 1989 0897340051 / 9780897340052 (revised edition) Oversize Paperback NEAR FINE 
"Tight, bright, clean but has a corner bump. Introduction; Making a Living, Making a Home; Clothing and Adornment; Basketry and Textiles; Pottery: Religion; and Conclusion. 58 page, staple-bound, illustrated with ""additional Reading"" list." 
Price: 11.95 USD
3 "Braun, Esther K. & David P." The First Peoples of the Northeast
"Lincoln, MA" 2000 0965147606 / 9780965147606 (3rd printing) Oversize Paperback FINE 
"As new except for sticker remnant on back cover. ""...The First Peoples of the Northeast is a fine first book to recommend for people who are interested in the history of native peoples in this region in particular, or who are interested in archaeology in general... "" 144 indexed, illustrated pages including Bibliography and places to visit. 8.5x11x.5""" 
Price: 17.95 USD
4 "Carter, Howard (John Romer, Intro.)" The Tomb of Tutankhamen
"London, UK" 1983 071260054X / 9780712600545 Trade Paperback VERY GOOD+ 
"Appears unread. Tight, faintest of page yellowing, clean, square. Rubbed cover edges. Introduction by Egyptologist John Romer. Carter's account of the discovery and excavation of the tomb of the Egyptian pharaoh, Tutankhamen. 347 including 2 Appendices, Notes and Index." 
Price: 13.95 USD
5 "Finegan, Jack" "Archeology of World Religions: The Background of Primitivism, Zoroastrianism, Hinduism, Jainism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Shinto, Islam, and Sikhism"
"Princeton, NJ" 1952 Hardbound VERY GOOD 
"Tight, bright, clean interior, age soil to exterior page edges, distinct tilt. Slight rubbing to top and bottom cover edges. Rust colored cloth with black block and gilt lettering. Pieces of partial DJ included. 599 pages. ""a study primarily archaeological...the chief concern will be with the early history of the religions..."" cover 10 of the 12 major religions (Hebrew and Christian faiths are dealt with in Light from the Ancient Past). 599 pages, 9.5x6.25"" (24x16cm). Heavy, may require additional postage for Priority or international shipping." 
Price: 24.95 USD
6 "Glob, P.V. (Rupert Bruce-Mitford, trans.)" The Bog People: Iron-Age Man Preserved (Original Title: Mosefolket: Fernalderens Mennesker bevaret I 2000 Ar)
"Ithaca, NY" 1988 080149527X / 9780801495274 Trade Paperback FINE 
"As new - gift quality! ""In the spring of 1950, two men cutting peat in a bog in Tolland, Denmark, discovered the body of a man with a noose around his neck... A man who had met his violent end some two thousand years earlier, during the Iron Age…""" 
Price: 15.95 USD
7 "Martin, Patrick (ed.)" "IA in Art: The Journal of the Society for Industrial Archeology, Vol 34, #1 & 2, 2008"
"Houghton, , MI" 2008 Oversize Paperback VERY GOOD+ 
"Tight, bright, clean and square with faint crease from a corner bump. Oversize paper back with 188 pages 11 articles illustrated with black and white photos. Subjects: Blacksmiths; Industrial Riverside of Hastings-on-Hudson; Pennsylvania State Capitol; Southeastern Wisconsin Iron and Steel; Consolidated Coal Company Photo Collection, 1911-1946; Pennsylvania's Anthracite Industry in Public Sculpture, 1855-2010; Connecticut's Tobacco Industry; Wisconsin Artists and Industry; Industrial Painting in Weimar and Nazi Germany." 
Price: 26.95 USD
8 "Mellaart, James" The Neolithic of the Near East (The World of Archaeology)
"London, UK" 1975 0500790035 / 9780500790038 "(2nd printing, 1981)" Trade Paperback VERY GOOD- 
"Tight, bright, clean and square. Covers have worn corners and rubbed edges with light creasing. Interior is unmarked. ""by assembling and correlating the substantial body of material available, Mr. Mellaart has provided us with a lucid and coherent account ... His territory extends from the Balkans to Central Asia, while the time-span covered totals some ten thousand years..."". 300 indexed, annotated, illustrated pages including List of Radiocarbon Dates, Bibliography and Abbreviations." 
Price: 14.95 USD
9 "Peyrony, Elie" Notions de Prehistoire
"Montignac, France" 1962 Trade Paperback GOOD+ 
"Reading copy. Tight, bright pages, age soiled exterior, clean interior except for front and back pages with slight stain and foxing, 19 pages of text plus 29 pages of black and white photos and tool illustration charts. Background and detail of the archaeological sites at Les Eyzies, la vallee de la Vezere, in the Dordogne region of France. Text in French." 
Price: 14.95 USD
10 "Rule, Margaret" The Mary Rose : The Excavation and Raising of Henry VIII's Flagship
"Annapolis, Maryland" 1982 0870219472 / 9780870219474 "(1984, 4th impression)" Hardcover FINE 
"As new - gift quality! Green cloth with gilt spine lettering. 240 indexed, annotated pages including bibliography and glossary. Illustrated throughout with diagrams and both black & white and color photos. 8x10.75x15"" Account of the raising of the wreck of the Mary Rose, a Tudor warship that sank suddenly in 1545. Includes diagrams of the ship, photos of recovered artifacts, historical details about the sinking, discovery of the wreck, and details of how it was raised. The author, Margaret Rule, is the chief archeologist in charge of the project." 
Price: 14.95 USD
11 "Spencer, A.J." Death in Ancient Egypt
1982 0140222944 / 9780140222944 "(reprint, 1986)" Trade Paperback Very Good- 
"Tight, bright covers, slight age tanning of pages, clean, square. Slight rubbing to cover edges. ""an account of Egyptian burial customs...tombs and the objects inside them...new research methods, enabling scholars to trace family relationships, identify prevalent diseases and sometimes to discover the full pathological case histories of mummies, producing a detailed picture of this culture...""" 
Price: 5.95 USD
12 Museum of Qin Shi Huang (compiler) "Qin Shi Huang Pottery Figures of Warriors and Horses: A Corpus of Data, No. 1"
China 1981 Oversize Paperback VERY GOOD 
"Tight, bright, clean and square with slight wear to bottom edge and 1 folded page corner. The Qin Shi Huang Pottery Figures of Warriors and Horses were discovered in 1974. In 1980 ""In order to meet the demand of visitors, here the brief reports on the excavations of three pits written by the Archaeological Excavation Team of Qin Shi Huang Pottery Figures of Warriors and Horses of Shaanzi Provincial Committee for the Protection and Reservation of Historical Relics and published in Wenwu (Cultural Relics) have been collected and published...for the reference of the researchers or as souvenirs. This is the first volume and the other volumes will follow."" Begins with a section on the history of the Qin dynasty." 
Price: 8.95 USD
13 Society for Industrial Archeology "The Journal of the Society for Industrial Archeology, Volume 22, Number 2, 1996"
"Houghton, MI" 1996 Magazine FINE 
"As new - gift quality! Articles - ""Assembly Line Architecture: Albert Kahn and the Evolution of the U.S. Auto Factory, 1905-1940""; ""Aesthetics of a Modern Industry: Buildings of the Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad's Scranton Yards""; ""Archeological Perspectives on the diffusion of Technology: An Example from the Ohio Trap Rock Mine Site"". 80 illustrated pages." 
Price: 12.95 USD

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