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Image for New Lives For Old Cultural Transformation Manus 1928-1953

New Lives For Old Cultural Transformation Manus 1928-1953

By: Mead, Margaret

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow and Company: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36123

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some beginning bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name and date on the front endpaper. The dust jacket is mostly clean and bright, but has some rubbing to the spine and flap joints, and spine ends and corners. "Margaret Mead (December 16, 1901 – November 15, 1978) was an American cultural anthropologist who featured frequently as ... View more info

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And Keep Your Powder Dry! An Anthropologist Looks At America

By: Mead, Margaret

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow and Company: 1949

Edition: 8th Printing

Seller ID: A38718

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several edge nicks and tears, along with rubbing and several small edge chips. "Following Ruth Benedict's example, Mead focused her research on problems of child rearing, personality, and culture. She served as president of the American Anthropological Association in 1960. In the mid-1960s, Mead joined forces with communications theorist Rudolf Modley, jointly establishing an organization called Glyphs Inc. ... View more info

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Primitive Heritage An Anthropological Anthology

By: Mead, Margaret and Nicolas Calas (editors)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1953

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37495

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is some light bumping to the spine of the book. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several edge tears, nicks and small chips. "Margaret Mead (December 16, 1901 – November 15, 1978) was an American cultural anthropologist who featured frequently as an author and speaker in the mass media during the 1960s and 1970s. She earned her bachelor's degree at Barnard College in New York City and her M. A. And Ph. D. Degrees from Columbi... View more info

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The Cone-Dwellers of Asia Minor / The Murman Coast A Primitive People who Live in Nature-Made Apartment Houses, Fashioned by Volcanic Violence and Trickling Streams

By: Sterrett, J. R. Sitlington

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., National Geographic: 1919

Seller ID: 29331

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Photographs; This is a DISBOUND article from National Geographic Magazine. It is NOT a photocopied edition. Includes Two articles--the Cone Dwellers, and, The Murman Coast:Arctic Gateway for American and Allied Expeditionary Forces in Northern European Russia (no author given). Includes 26 pages of text for the first article (text printed on both sides) and 9 pages of text for second article. There are 53 black & white photographs by the author for the first article and 31 black & white photographs for the second (no attribution given). Text pages are clean and bright, with no nicks, tear... View more info