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Man: His First Million Years

By: Ashley Montagu

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Mentor / New American Library: 1959

Seller ID: 234264

Condition: Good Condition


192 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Anthropology; United States; Anthropology; Inventory No: 234264. Paperback View more info

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The Sacred Balance: Rediscovering Our Place in Nature

By: David Suzuki with Amanda McConnell

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 1997

Seller ID: 247627

ISBN: 1864484144

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Every day we are bombarded with the message that the bottom line for society and governments must be the economy and global competitiveness. But what are the real needs that we must satisfy to live rich, fulfilling lives? In this seminal work, David Suzuki presents a radically different perspective on our basic needs and the real bottom line. It begins with the recognition that we are creatures of the Earth and, as such, we are utterly dependent on its gifts of air, wate... View more info

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Nervousness: Its Nature, Causes, Symptoms and Treatment.

By: H. S. Drayton

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Australia, The Modern Library:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023256

Condition: Fair Condition


63 pages. Illustrated with notes of cases. Author of "Brain and Mind". Contents: The Nervous System., Paralysis., The Causes., Treatment. Wearing and open tears along spine, edge and corners of cover. Foxing to edge of pages, endpapers and title page. Black and white illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Anthropology; Health::Medical; Anthropology; Health. Inventory No: 023256. Paperback View more info

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Marriage

By: Lucy Mair

Price: $13.00

Publisher: England, Pelican / Penguin Books: 1971

Seller ID: 001132

ISBN: 0140213368

Condition: Good


A Pelican Original. 221 pages. Pelican Anthropological Library General Editor: Isaac Schapera. The cover, designed by Germano Facetti, incorporates a Perspex model by Mike Pope. Booksellers stamp on Author introduction page. Black pen mark on front cover. Cover edges rubbed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Sociology; Sociology & Culture; Anthropology. ISBN: 0140213368. ISBN/EAN: 9780140213362. Inventory No: 001132. Paperback View more info

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Coming of Age in Samoa: A Study of Adolescence and Sex in Primitive Societies

By: Margaret Mead

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Great Britain, Pelican / Penguin Books: 1965

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 239803

Condition: Good Condition


Rarely do science and literature come together in the same book. When they do -- as in Charles Darwin's On the Origin of Species, for example -- they become classics, quoted and studied by scholars and the general public alike. Margaret Mead accomplished this remarkable feat not once but several times, beginning with Coming of Age in Samoa. It details her historic journey to American Samoa, taken where she was just twenty-three, where she did her first fieldwork. Here, f... View more info

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The Return of the White Plague: Global Poverty and the New Tuberculosis

By: Matthew Gandy and Alimuddin Zumla [Editors]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Verso: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 247641

ISBN: 1859846696

Condition: Near Fine Condition


As fear and paranoia about chemical weapons and bio-terrorism are ratcheted up by Western governments, a global health catastrophe threatens to undermine all efforts to eradicate poverty and human suffering. The resurgence of old diseases such as tuberculosis and malaria, along with the spread of new diseases such as HIV, are already having devastating consequences for ever increasing numbers of people worldwide. Tuberculosis, a disease destined as recently as thirty yea... View more info

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Fossil Man

By: Michael H. Day

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Sun Books: 1969

Seller ID: 239889

Condition: Good Condition


Hamlyn All-colour paperbacks. 159 pages. Cover has a few creases. Booksellers stamp on inside cover. Illustrated in colour. Illustrator: A. Oxenham. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Anthropology; Australia; Inventory No: 239889. Paperback View more info

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Wanted a Charter for the Native Peoples of the South-west Pacific

By: Prof. A P Elkin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, NSW, Australia, Australian Publishing Co. Pty. Ltd.,: 1943

Seller ID: 227164

Condition: Good


Map endpapers. 64 pages. Previous owners stamp on title page. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Anthropology; Anthropology; Inventory No: 227164. Paperback View more info

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The Barbarians - An Anthropological View

By: Raymond Williams - Editor

Price: $17.00

Publisher: London, C.A. Watts & Co: 1971

Seller ID: 228810

ISBN: 0296348708

Condition: Very Good Condition


192 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Anthropology; Anthropology; ISBN: 0296348708. ISBN/EAN: 9780296348703. Inventory No: 228810. Hardcover View more info

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The Lexus and The Olive Tree

By: Thomas Friedman

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Great Britain, HarperCollins: 2000

Seller ID: 237483

ISBN: 0006551394

Condition: Very Good Condition


A powerful and accessible account of globalization - the new world order that has replaced the cold war - by the award-winning author of From Beirut to Jerusalem. More than anything else, globalization is shaping world affairs today. We cannot interpret the day's news, or know where to invest our money, unless we understand this new system - the defining force in international relations and domestic policies worldwide. The unprecedented integration of finance, markets, n... View more info