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EARTH: OUR CROWDED SPACESHIP

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $4.99

Publisher: Fawcett Crest: 1974

Seller ID: 134319

ISBN: 0449231720

Condition: Very Good


Binding straight & tight; spine uncreased; little or no edge wear; no apparent marks or writing; no remainder mark. No inventory stickers. Scan shows actual copy. ; 173 pages View more info

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FRIENDS DISAPPEAR The Battle for Racial Equality in Evanston

By: Barr, Mary

Price: $15.99

Publisher: University of Chicago Press: 2014

Seller ID: 141405

ISBN: 022615646X

Condition: Good


Cover has a slight upward flare on the edges. No apparent marks or writing. ; Chicago Visions and Revisions; 304 pages View more info

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THE ROAD TO CHARACTER

By: Brooks, David

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks: 2016

Seller ID: 143710

ISBN: 0812983416

Condition: As New


Remainder mark on bottom edge otherwise like new. ; 320 pages View more info

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AMONG THE THUGS

By: Buford, Bill

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Vintage Books: 1993

Seller ID: 142986

ISBN: 0679745351

Condition: Very Good


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COLLAPSE How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed

By: Diamond, Jared

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Penguin Group USA Inc.: 2004

Seller ID: 143261

ISBN: 0670033375

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


In his million-copy bestseller Guns, Germs, and Steel, Jared Diamond examined how and why Western civilizations developed the technologies and immunities that allowed them to dominate much of the world. Now in this brilliant companion volume, Diamond probes the other side of the equation: What caused some of the great civilizations of the past to collapse into ruin, and what can we learn from their fates?As in Guns, Germs, and Steel, Diamond weaves an all-encompassing global thesis through a series of fascinating historical-cultural narratives. Moving from the Polynesian cultures on East... View more info

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GUNS, GERMS, AND STEEL The Fates of Human Societies

By: Diamond, Jared M

Price: $7.99

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: 1999

Seller ID: 148180

ISBN: 0393317552

Condition: Very Good


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FROM HERE TO ETERNITY Traveling the World to Find the Good Death

By: Doughty, Caitlin

Price: $12.76

Publisher: W W Norton & Co: 2018

Seller ID: 144942

ISBN: 0393356280

Condition: New


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FROM HERE TO ETERNITY Traveling the World to Find the Good Death

By: Doughty, Caitlin

Price: $12.76

Publisher: W W Norton & Co: 2018

Seller ID: 144943

ISBN: 0393356280

Condition: New


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BAIT AND SWITCH The (Futile) Pursuit of the American Dream

By: Ehrenreich, Barbara

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Metropolitan Books: 2005

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 141511

ISBN: 0805076069

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


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THE MISMEASURE OF MAN Revised and Expanded

By: Gould, Stephen Jay

Price: $5.99

Publisher: W W Norton & Co: 1996,1981

Seller ID: 148465

ISBN: 0393314251

Condition: Very Good


A couple of marks in text and the word "thesis 60" written on first page. ; 432 pages View more info

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SOCIETY An Introductory Analysis

By: MacIver, Robert Morrison

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Rinehart & Company: 1949

Seller ID: 143906

Condition: Good


Bookplate, address label & name stamp of same person on endpapers. Some underlining. View more info

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CULTURE AND COMMITMENT A Study of the Generation Gap

By: Mead, Margaret

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Natural History Press / Doubleday & Co: 1970

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 7996

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardcover in DJ with light edge wear, no tears or chips. No apparent marks or writing. No remainder mark, not price-clipped. No inventory stickers. Scan shows actual copy. 1970 edition. View more info

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COMING OF AGE IN SAMOA

By: Mead, Margaret

Price: $2.00

Publisher: American Museum of Natural History: 1973

Seller ID: 7997

Condition: Good


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SEX AND TEMPERAMENT IN THREE PRIMITIVE SOCIETIES

By: Mead, Margaret

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Laurel Edition: 1963

Seller ID: 7998

Condition: Fair


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NEW LIVES FOR OLD Cultural Transformation - Manus, 1928 - 1953

By: Mead, Margaret

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Laurel Edition: 1971

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 18747

Condition: Good


Older Paperback copy. Spine creased. No marks or writing. Nice, serviceable copy. ; 506 pages View more info

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COMING OF AGE IN SAMOA A Psychological Study of Primitive Youth for Western Civilisation

By: Mead, Margaret

Price: $2.00

Publisher: American Museum of Natural History: 1973

Seller ID: 23910

Condition: Good


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THE NAKED APE A Zoologist's Study of the Human Animal

By: Morris, Desmond

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Laurel: 1984

Seller ID: 102656

ISBN: 0440362660

Condition: Very Good


"A startling view of man, stripped of the facade we try so hard to hide behind." In view of man's awesome creativity and resourcefulness, we may be inclined to regard him as descended from the angels, yet, in his brilliant study, Desmond Morris reminds us that man is relative to the apes--is in fact, the greatest primate of all. With knowledge gleaned from primate ethnology, zoologist Morris examines sex, child-rearing, exploratory habits, fighting, feeding, and much more to establish our surprising bonds to the animal kingdom and add substance to the discussion that has provoked controversy a... View more info

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THE NAKED APE A Zoologist's Study of the Human Animal

By: Morris, Desmond

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Dell: 1973

Seller ID: 146869

ISBN: 0440362660

Condition: Very Good


"A startling view of man, stripped of the facade we try so hard to hide behind." In view of man's awesome creativity and resourcefulness, we may be inclined to regard him as descended from the angels, yet, in his brilliant study, Desmond Morris reminds us that man is relative to the apes--is in fact, the greatest primate of all. With knowledge gleaned from primate ethnology, zoologist Morris examines sex, child-rearing, exploratory habits, fighting, feeding, and much more to establish our surprising bonds to the animal kingdom and add substance to the discussion that has provoked controversy a... View more info

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INTRODUCING SOCIOLOGY

By: Osborne, Richard and Borin Van Loon

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Totem Books: 1999

Seller ID: 144686

ISBN: 1874166390

Condition: Good


Corners of back cover are worn off otherwise nice, clean copy. ; Text is in a cartoon style. ; 173 pages View more info