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New Worlds to Conquer

By: Halliburton, Richard

Price: $100.00

Publisher: The Bobbs-Merrill Company Publishers, Indianapolis: 1929

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 21213

Condition: Very Good

Illustrated. Very nice copy, aged paper, prvate collection. Cat scratch on spine. No other damage, no marks. Clean copy from my Grandfather. View more info

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Tribes that Slumber, Indians of the Tennessee Region

By: Lewis, Thomas M.N., and Kneberg, Madeline

Price: $20.00

Publisher: United States, The University of Tennessee Press: 1973

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 29083

ISBN: 87049-021-4

Condition: Good

9.75" x 7.25", 196 pages. Paperback in good condition. Small damage to the lower edge of the front cover. Text clean. Reprinting of the 1958 edition. Covers the inhabitants of the Tennessee area from the Ice Age to the time of the Cherokee Nation (citing the 1930 census). Black and white drawings and photographs throughout. Our book number 29083. View more info

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The Magnificent Foragers, Smithsonian Explorations in the Natural Sciences

By: None Specified

Price: $5.00

Publisher: U.S.A., The National Museum of Natural History Smithsonian Institution, Smithsonian Exposition Books, Washington, D.C.: 1978

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 36062

Condition: Good

7.75" x 10.5". 223 pages. Opens stiffly like a new book, but shows some wear. Crack in the hinge of the endpaper inside the front cover, some wear and a small tear to the Dust Jacket. Inside is very clean. Pages not marked. Not price-clipped. Many colour photographs of scientists of all kinds involved in field work, from mountain top to the floor of the ocean. Quite a nice addition to any library with an interest in nature and exploration. Our book number 36062. View more info

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Realm of the Incas, Revised Edition

By: von Hagen, Victor Wolfgang

Price: $3.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Mentor: Ancient Civilizations, Published by THE NEW AMERICAN LIBRARY: 1963

Edition: Seventh Printing, July 1963

Seller ID: 29067

Condition: Very Good

4.25" x 7". Book in very good condition. Clean text, 223 pages, slightly aged. Small corner bent on back cover. History of the Inca Empire by a racist, bigoted, ill-informed creep. The historical data is interesting and most likely accurate. But the opinions and value judgements begin to be annoying. von Hagen claims, for example, that llamas are "oily", which is completely untrue. There is not one drop of oil on the wool of either of our llamas. Their skin tends to be dry. That is why llama wool does not smell bad when it gets wet. And von Hagen's opinions and value judgements about the lifes... View more info