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Runic Records of the Norsemen in America

By: "Landsverk, O.G."

Price: $24.95

Publisher: "Rushford, MN", 1974

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 7-2H016

ISBN: 0805754571

Condition: 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." View more info

The First Peoples of the Northeast

By: "Braun, Esther K. & David P."

Price: $17.95

Publisher: "Lincoln, MA", 2000

Edition: (3rd printing)

Seller ID: 5-0Y019

ISBN: 0965147606

Condition: 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""" View more info

The Tomb of Tutankhamen

By: "Carter, Howard (John Romer, Intro.)"

Price: $13.95

Publisher: "London, UK", 1983

Seller ID: 13T010

ISBN: 071260054X

Condition: 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." View more info

The Bog People: Iron-Age Man Preserved (Original Title: Mosefolket: Fernalderens Mennesker bevaret I 2000 Ar)

By: "Glob, P.V. (Rupert Bruce-Mitford, trans.)"

Price: $15.95

Publisher: "Ithaca, NY", 1988

Seller ID: 18T007

ISBN: 080149527X

Condition: 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 Ageā€¦""" View more info

"IA in Art: The Journal of the Society for Industrial Archeology, Vol 34, #1 & 2, 2008"

By: "Martin, Patrick (ed.)"

Price: $26.95

Publisher: "Houghton, , MI", 2008

Seller ID: 4-3Y006

Condition: 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." View more info

The Neolithic of the Near East (The World of Archaeology)

By: "Mellaart, James"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: "London, UK", 1975

Edition: "(2nd printing, 1981)"

Seller ID: 6-6H001

ISBN: 0500790035

Condition: 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." View more info

Notions de Prehistoire

By: "Peyrony, Elie"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: "Montignac, France", 1962

Seller ID: 21T006

Condition: 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." View more info

The Mary Rose : The Excavation and Raising of Henry VIII's Flagship

By: "Rule, Margaret"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: "Annapolis, Maryland", 1982

Edition: "(1984, 4th impression)"

Seller ID: 7-2Y013

ISBN: 0870219472

Condition: 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." View more info

Death in Ancient Egypt

By: "Spencer, A.J."

Price: $5.95

Publisher: 1982

Edition: "(reprint, 1986)"

Seller ID: 35T001

ISBN: 0140222944

Condition: 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...""" View more info

"Qin Shi Huang Pottery Figures of Warriors and Horses: A Corpus of Data, No. 1"

By: Museum of Qin Shi Huang (compiler)

Price: $8.95

Publisher: China, 1981

Seller ID: 4-NX002

Condition: 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 a... View more info

"The Journal of the Society for Industrial Archeology, Volume 22, Number 2, 1996"

By: Society for Industrial Archeology

Price: $12.95

Publisher: "Houghton, MI", 1996

Seller ID: 20Y001

Condition: 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." View more info