Books tagged: anthropology

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Revelation
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 142,720. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Man has wrestled with the origins of humanity since the beginning of history. Is it possible that the possessions of an ancient Egyptian warrior hidden on Mount Kilimanjaro twenty thousand years ago could hold the answers to the conundrums that have plagued man since the beginning of time? The issue is resolved in a quest for a treasure, and an around the world adventure of mystery and intrigue.
George Strother Gaines
You set the price! Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 18th Century
George Strother Gaines was a well trusted and honored man among the Native Americans and whites in south Alabama in the early 1800s. Gaines was instrumental in the history of south Alabama among the inhabitants of the lower Tombigbee area. This is his story.
Transformations in Mississippian Native American Culture
Price: Free! Words: 470. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural, Nonfiction » History » American
This tells of the cultural changes in the Mississippian period Native Americans to include deculuration.
Love and World Eaters: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 9,640. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A Chicago Field Museum assistant is forced to experience the past of every artifact she touches.
Love Notes from Tunis: Part One
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,200. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The Love Notes from Tunis series is the true story of a young man's recent experience teaching American culture and politics at a Tunisian university, and the year's struggle for empathy and intimacy between clashing individuals, lovers and cultures. What emerges is a deeply personal account of understanding, friendship and romance between people chancing a crossroad of Islam and the West.
Soul Protector, Lost Worlds Series, Book 2
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,410. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Dr. Nathan Hunter has forty-eight hours to prove that ancient human remains at the site of a new state water project belong to a mythical lost tribe. Nila Willopah sees ghosts. When a ghost latches onto Nathan's soul, Nila must enter the world of spirit communication to protect him. Even if saving his soul means sacrificing her own.
Soaring With Cockatoos
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 106,650. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012 by Mirador Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The last decades of the nineteenth century. European powers are colonising the whole planet and seem unstoppable. In the British colony of Western Australia white settlers ignore the rights of the Aborigines, murder them or chase them from their land, or perhaps readmit them to work as unpaid labourers on newly created properties. This is their story...
Jhyoti: Planetside
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,260. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Specialist Jhyoti sen Chandar, exoanthropologist on the Alliance ship Solar Wind, thought she had left behind the harsh caste system of her home planet. Unfortunately, it followed her aboard in the person of Engineer Parma sen Harpar: young, hostile and with a secret that will endanger both women. Includes a bonus short story: STATION OSCX-9.
Turbulence, Mystery, Renewal
Price: Free! Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012 by Viral Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Follow an individual journey through turbulence of chaos, unfolding mystery, and the renewal of self and spirit. Putting first person perception as the timeless prism, this poetry embarks on the tumultuous undercurrents of life, relationships, and the boundaries of mind.
A Siberian Frontier
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,300. Language: Russian. Published: July 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This book is written in Russian language. Книгу можно назвать и вестерном, и хронооперой, и историческим романом. Кроме собственно приключений она содержит серьёзный этнографический и исторический материал по Восточной Сибири, Дальнему Востоку и бывшим русским территориям Северной Америки ещё до того времени, как они стали русскими.