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Art and History Sicily: The Archaeology, Art, and Culture of the Mediterranean's Most Beautiful Island.
Valdes, Giuliano.
ISBN: 8847607566
Casa Editrice Bonechi Florence 2001 
  Paperback small quarto, thick card covers (with flaps), very good condition, colour photos, minor edgewear, crease cover corners, reader crease in spine, slight bump top spine, faint foxing title page. Heavy. 191 pp. An unforgettable journey into the history of this fascinating country. The flaps inside the covers give a rich description of Sicily. 
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26696  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Barbarians to Angels: The Dark Ages Reconsidered.
Wells, Peter S.
ISBN: 9780393060751
W. W. Norton New York 2008 
  Hardback octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), full-page black & white text-photos, minor edgewear jacket (little rubbed). 240 pp. This book looks at the Dark Ages in Europe through the benefit of archaeological material from the first millennium, and gives a powerful rich alternative picture. The author shows that the time known as the Dark Ages - the 5th through 8th Centuries - was anything but dark. It was a time of great cultural activity. 
Price: $18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 27435  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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In Search of Cheddar Man.
Barham, Larry; Priestley, Phillip; Targett, Adrian; Aston, Mick (foreword).
ISBN: 0752414011
Tempus Publishing Gloucestershire 1999 
  Paperback octavo, very good condition, black & white text-photos & drawings, maps, minimal foxing edges, minor edgewear. 160 pp. English archeologist describes a remarkable direct genetic link between Cheddar Man, a 9000-year old skeleton found in a Somerset cave, and a local history teacher, Adrian Targett. This book will suit anyone interested in Britain's distant past, particularly the Mendips. SALE PRICE. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20203  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Mesopotamia: The Invention of the City.
Leick, Gwendolyn.
ISBN: 9780140265743
Penguin Books London 2002 
  Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white photos centre spread, bottom corner little creased rear cover, minor edgewear. 359 pp. The first book to reveal everyday life as it was in ten long-lost Mesopotamian cities (ancient Iraq). The author used archaeological fragments of jewellery, textiles and writings to paint a colourful picture of the lives of Mesopotamians. SALE PRICE. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14612  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Noah's Ark: Adrift in Dark Waters.
Dawes, June.
ISBN: 0646402285
Noahide Publishing Sydney, Belrose 2000 
  Hardback small quarto, no jacket as issued, very good condition, pictorial cover, few colour photos, few black & white text-photos & drawings, tiny scuff marks rear cover, small faint stain top edge near spine, autograph (author's written dedication). 196 pp. Subtitle: "After David Fasold Believed He'd Confirmed the Ark Site, He Became the Victim of a Bitter Clash Between Creationists and Skeptics." David Fasold, adventurer, seafarer and salvage expert, identified what he believed to be the remnants of Noah's Ark near Mount Ararat in modern Turkey. Obsessed, he sacrificed everything in his attempts to prove it or not. Describes the incredible events that ultimately overtook Fasold and exposed the many injustices of his critics in the efforts to set the record straight. 
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23829  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Spadework: Adventures in Archeology.
Woolley, Sir Leonard.
ISBN: 0856177989
White Lion London 1975 
  Hardback small, dustjacket, very good condition (in good dustjacket), black & white photos & drawings, maps, black boards little faded, edges & pages lightly toned, edge tears jacket (slight loss bottom edge, chipped), reverse side lightly toned), pastedowns & edges minimally foxed. 124 pp. This book is a collection of the renowned archeologist's reminiscences, and covers briefly the areas in which the author has worked. The half-tone illustrations, maps and line drawings give additional interest to this absorbing subject. 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 27245  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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The Riches of Ancient Australia: An Indispensable Guide for Exploring Prehistoric Australia.
Flood, Josephine.
ISBN: 0702225134
University of Queensland Press (UQP) Brisbane, St Lucia 1993 
  Paperback large octavo, very good condition, black & white text-photos & drawings, minor edgewear. Heavy, and extra postage may be requested to destinations outside Australia. 373 pp. An Australian archaeologist with a unique knowledge of Aboriginal heritage sites provides the first comprehensive guide to Australia's prehistoric heritage. Numerous photos, line drawings and maps complement up-to-date information. This is an indispensable guide to exploring the riches of Australia's past, both cultural and natural. Includes Aboriginal rock paintings and engravings, dinosaur footprints in the north, and spectacular limestone caves in the south and west. 
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 24238  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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The Viking Ship Finds: Guide Published by the Director of the Museum.
Gjessing, Gutorm.
Universitetets Oldsaksamling / J. Petliz Boktrykkeri (Rolf Rannem) Oslo 1949 
  Paperback, card cover (slightly scuffed), good plus condition, black & white plates collected at rear (one plate creased & torn - repaired). 52 pp. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12450  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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