Books tagged: anthropology

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Answers to Life's 3 Big Questions
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,040. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
In his new book, author Steve Knapp discusses some of the most recent scientific discoveries that help explain the origin of the universe and life within it. He also attempts to explain what happens to us after we die. He closes the book with few suggestions that may help motivate many to begin their own personal search for the meaning of life.
The Geologic Model of Religion
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 136,490. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Archaeology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
There might be 100,000 books written about religion but the Geologic Model of Religion is unlike any other. Drawing upon evidence from anthropology, archaeology and scripture religion is divided into worldviews and afterlife paradigms. This new model evidences several long lost prehistoric religious belief systems and explains the origin of spirituality in settled societies.
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.
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.
Jhyoti: Planetside
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,310. 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.
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...
Love and World Eaters: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 9,320. 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.
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.
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.
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.