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Indian and Eskimo Artifacts of North America

By: Miles, Charles; Dockstader, Frederick J (Foreword by)

Price: $27.60

Publisher: New York, Bonanza Books: 1963

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 004287


In this primarily pictorial guide with explanatory captions, the author has organized photographs of over two thousand examples of all major kinds of Native American native-made and -used artifacts, and presents them under several functional headings. Tools, weapons, pottery, basketry, clothing, boats, and ceremonial regalia are shown in black & white or color, often in close-ups which present technical details of manufacture rarely found in books on this subject. The au... View more info

Public Archaeology in Annapolis: a Critical Approach to History in Maryland's Ancient City

By: Potter, Parker B. Jr.

Price: $7.36

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Smithsonian Inst Pr: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002053


Parker Potter examines the goals and specific initiatives in Archeology in Annapolis, a city-wide research program in Annapolis, Maryland. In a nuts-and-bolts analysis of this program, Potter addresses several issues of archaeological interpretation. He feels that archeologists and historians need to take into consideration current economic, social, and political conditions, as well as the needs of sponsors, in presenting their findings. They are interested in not only p... View more info