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"Bendiceme, America Latino Writers of the United States"

By: "Augenbraum, Quinn & Stavans"

Price: $24.95

Publisher: NY, The Mercantile Library: 1993

Seller ID: 6-DT004

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! Appears unread. ""Selected talks form the Symposium Sponsored by The Mercantile Library of New York"" by Ilan Stavans, Arnold Rampersad, Juan Bruce-Novoa, Gary Soto, Virgil Suarez, Margarite Fernandez Olmos, Judith Ortiz Cofer, Julia Alvarez & Rudolfo Anaya. 66 page, perfect bound. 13.7x21.6x.5cm" View more info

"Eire - Ireland A Journal of Irish Studies (Vol XLIV:3 & 4, Fall/Winter Fomhar/Geimhreadh, 2011)"

By: "Bloom, Emily C. et Al(James S Donnely, Jr, ed.), "

Price: $19.95

Publisher: "Morristown, NJ", Irish American Cultural Institute: 2011

Edition: Vol 46

Seller ID: 8-7H002

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for faintest curl to cover corners. 14 interdisciplinary essays - 4 associated with the 2012 exhibition at Boston College ""Rural Ireland: The Inside Story"", 3 on children, Dion Boucicault, Diaspora/Boston, Casement/ ""Black Diaries"", Valentine Greatrakes/ Protestants, 2 on Poetry & Oral traditions. Illustration, annotations and bibliographies where appropriate. 280 pages. ISSN# 00132683" View more info

The First Peoples of the Northeast

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

Price: $17.95

Publisher: "Lincoln, MA", Moccasin Hill Press: 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

Many Trails: Indians of the Lower Hudson Valley

By: "Brawer, Catherine Coleman"

Price: $69.95

Publisher: "Katonah, NY", The Katonah Gallery: 1983

Seller ID: 4-NY008

Condition: GOOD+


"Tight, bright, clean with light curl to outside corners. Rubbing and slight age soil along spine hinge. Binding is tight but top 1-1/2"" of spine cover has split along hinge. 112 pages including; photos with descriptions on the 150 items exhibited; a 36 page history; 12 photo portraits of tribal members; a section of the exhibition devoted to ""The Quinneys, a Stockbridge family""; and, a ""List of Works Cited"". Catalog of exhibition held at The Katonah Gallery from March 13 - May 22, 1983.""This exhibition is the first attempt to reconstr... View more info

"Chronicles of Black Protest (Original Title: Chronicles of Negro Protest, A Background Book for Young People Documenting the History of Black Power)"

By: "Chambers, Bradford (ed.) (Dr. C. Eric Lincoln, intro.)"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Mentor (#M0907) / NAL: 1969

Edition: (3rd printing)

Seller ID: 10P027

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"As new except for rubbed cover edges and library stamp inside back cover (no other library markings). ""the forgotten history of an heroic heritage. Contrary to popular belief, today's (1968) Black protest is not a new phenomenon on the American scene. Behind the storybook history of America, there is a ' hidden history' - one in which brave men, both Black and White, spoke out, fought and sometimes died in battling grim centuries of oppression and injustice...from the first slaves in the New World to the Black Panthers of Los Angeles..."" 255 indexed pages." View more info

The Gypsies (Original title: Les Tziganes)

By: "Clebert, Jean-Paul"

Price: $6.99

Publisher: "Baltimore, MD", Penguin: 1969

Edition: (reprint)

Seller ID: 23P011

Condition: GOOD


"Reading copy. Tight, tanned pages, clean interior, age soiled exterior, tilted. Spine is creased and has wear to ends, rubbed cover edges and creased cover corners. ""since their unexplained appearance in Europe in the fifteenth century, the Gypsies have doggedly refused to conform to the settled life...they have covered the continent and spread to America...their origin and dispersion, the occupations and traditions, their customs in love and death, and their language, signs, and magic..."" 282 index pages including Bibliography and photo section. " View more info

The Indians of the Fueguino Archipelago

By: "Coiazzi, Antonio"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: "Punta Arenas, Chile", Editorial Ateli: 1999

Seller ID: 6-9Y016

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for a corner crease on the front cover, 2 creased page corners and a single library stamp on the title page. ""A classic of the ethnography of Tierra del Fuego by a priest who visited in 1910, made observations and evaluated and organized them with those of the Salesians and from the museum of Valsalice. Includes contemporary photos." View more info

Hopi Kachina Dolls: With a Key to Their Identification

By: "Colton, Harold S.  "

Price: $7.95

Publisher: University of New Mexico: 1980

Edition: (9th printing)

Seller ID: 48T021

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, bright, clean interior, faintest age soil to exterior. Slight crease to upper right front cover. 150 indexed pages. Color photos and sketches. American Indian Dolls." View more info

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Black Like Me

By: "Griffin, John Howard"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: NY, Signet/ NAL/ Penguin: ©1976

Edition: (updated

Seller ID: 90P020

ISBN: 0451163176

Condition: FINE


"As new, unread but has a faint hinge crease. ""What was it like, really like, to be a black in the Deep South? Novelist John Howard Griffin darkened his skin and set out to discover by personal experience the night side of American life."" ""done at the very end of 1959, before the first ""freedom marches"" or any other manifestation of national concern about racial injustice.""" View more info

Know the Navajo

By: "Hassell, Sandy"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: "Estes Park, CO", "Vic Walker, Indian Trader": c1949

Edition: "(17th printing, 1974)"

Seller ID: 23T007

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"As new except for faint age shading to staple end, and faint shelfwear to top edge of back cover. A period piece with factual information on Navajo history, language and customs but some broad-brush interpretations. 40 pages, illustrated with drawings, staple bound." View more info

"American Attitudes Toward Japan, 1941 - 1975"

By: "Johnson, Sheila K."

Price: $8.95

Publisher: "Stanford, CA/ Washington, DC", "Hoover Institution 0n War, Revolution and Peace (#51) /American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research": 1975

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 99H024

ISBN: 084473179X

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Tight, bright, clean & square. Light rubbing to covers and a single faint crease on each cover. ""examines American perceptions of Japan and traces them from World War II to the present…contends that once stereotypes take hold, they can shape international events..."" 114 pages, 9x6"" (22.9x15cm)" View more info

The Swedish Heritage in America: The Swedish Element in America and American-Swedish Relations in the Historical Perspective

By: "Kastrup, Allan"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: MN, Swedish Council of America: 1975

Edition: (2nd printing)

Seller ID: 4-OH009

Condition: VERY GOOD-/ fair dj


"Book is like new except for faint foxing to top exterior page edges and a mark down the interior endpapers at the edge of the dust jacket flap. The unclipped dust jacket is intact but has a tattered top edge, slight wear to bottom edge and bubbling of the lamination. 836 indexed (by personal name and place name) pages including bibliography and list of groups of photos in each section. ""not only the story of Swedish emigration to America, the history of the Swedes in the New World and their contributions to the building of the new nation...since 1638, but also the nearly three an... View more info

Pursuing the American Dream: White Ethnics and the New Populism

By: "Krickus, Richard"

Price: $8.96

Publisher: "Garden City, NY", Anchor: 1976

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 58P055

ISBN: 0385051506

Condition: FINE


"Analyzes increasing ethnic self-awareness with special emphasis on Jewish and Catholic minorities...whose ""voting influence has become crucial in virtually all the national and local elections in America"" Appears unread. Tight, bright, clean, square." View more info

The Challenge of Participatory Research: Preventing Alcohol-Related Problems in Ethnic Communities (CSAP Cultural Competence Series 3)

By: "Langton, Phyllis A."

Price: $22.95

Publisher: "Washington, DC", U.S.Dept Health and Human Services: 1992

Seller ID: 4-3H008

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new with faintest shelfwear. ""Special Collaborative NIAAA/CSAP Monograph. Based on NS IAAA Conference, May 18-19, 1992."" 459 pages, 21 chapters with References. Sections: Cultural Issues in Community-Based Prevention Research; Conceptual and Methodological Issues in Community-Based Prevention Research; Alcohol Prevention Research in Ethnic/Racial Communities - Case Studies. " View more info

King of the Gypsies

By: "Maas, Peter"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: NY, Bantam: 1976

Edition: "(reprint, 1976"

Seller ID: 23P010

ISBN: 0553027476

Condition: VERY GOOD_


"Tight, yellowed pages, clean, slight tilt. Creases on hinges and spine, slight rubbing to cover edges. ""the mysterious, intrigue-filled world of the Gypsy - A world of bloody tribal vendettas and vicious swindles that swirl unseen and unnoticed all around us...""" View more info

"Japan, Korea, Taiwan: History, Culture, People (Regional Studies Series)"

By: "Schwartz, Hammond & Ruggiero"

Price: $4.95

Publisher: "Englewood Cliffs, NJ", Globe Book: 1981

Seller ID: 7NH018

ISBN: 0870656376

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Clean interior. Beat up exterior with writing on exterior page edges. ""a detailed study of the world's major regions - their geography, history, cultures, and their social, political, and economic development.""" View more info

Wir sin ein Teil der Erde

By: "Seattle, Chief"

Price: $16.95

Publisher: "Heitersheim, Germany", Walter-Verlag AG: 1993

Seller ID: 6-8T012

ISBN: 3530810517

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for Bookstore sticker on title page. Text in GERMAN. 38 pages, 4.75x8x.25"" ""Die Rede des Häuptlings Seattle an den Präsidenten der Vereinigten Staaten von Amerika im Jahre 1855"" = ""The speech of Chief Seattle to the President of the United States of America in 1855.""" View more info

"The Scandinavian Races - The Northmen; The Sea-Kings and Vikings : Their Manners and Customs, Discoveries, Maritime Expeditions, Struggles, and Wars, Up to the Present Time"

By: "Sinding, Paul C."

Price: $89.95

Publisher: New York, Paul C. Dinding: 1876

Edition: (2nd printing)

Seller ID: 7-2H018

Condition: GOOD


"Tight, faint age tanning to pages, faintest soil to covers, square except for softened bottom cover corners which are rubbed through to boards. Softened and chipped spine ends. Owner's signature with 1876 date on front endpaper. Dark green, textured, cloth binding with stamped borders, gold lettering. Black and white frontispiece of Queen Margaretha with tissue. 493 pages. 6.5x9x1.5"" Covers the history of Scandinavia from 811 including mythology, exploration, warfare and cultural change. ""Their manners, and customs, discoveries, maritime expeditions, struggles and war... View more info

"La China Contemporanea: El otro lado del rio, volume I (Coleccion Popular #173) (Original Title: The Other Side of the River, Red China Today)"

By: "Snow, Edgar"

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Mexico, Fondo de Cultura Economica: 1961

Edition: "(Reprint, 1965"

Seller ID: 17T008

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, faint age tanning of pages, clean, slight curl. Crease on front cover corner. Snow ""viajo por China…Estudio toos los aspectos de la neuva China…Hablo con centenares de personas de todo el pais…"" Text in Spanish. 500 pages." View more info

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Voices of a Black Nation

By: "Vincent, Theodore G. (ed.)"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: "Trenton, NJ", Africa World Press:

Seller ID: 5-1T005

ISBN: 0865432031

Condition: GOOD+


"Tight, bright, clean and square but has highlighting, underlining an occasional neat notes. ""collection of writings from the black movement press of the 20s…and 30s…valuable insight into the major political and ideological currents among black groups of that time..."" 391 indexed pages." View more info