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Cover of Radio Sky by Norman Dubie
Norman Dubie

The poems in this collection by premier poet Norman Dubie deal with the Tiananmen Square massacre, the Mapplethorpe controversy, the U.S. invasion ...

Archaeological Research at Aztec-period Rural Sites book cover image
Volume 1: Excavations and Architecture
Michael E. Smith
Translated by Ana Maria Boza-Arlotti

This book describes life in the provinces of the Aztec empire as revealed through excavations of elite and nonelite residential zones at ...

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Edited by Peter R. Buseck, John M. Cowley, Leroy Eyring

This book provides an introduction to the fundamental concepts, techniques and methods used for electron microscopy at high ...

Expanded and revised edition
Hoyt Tillman

Almost one-third of this Chinese volume is added material to expand and revise a 1996 Chinese translation of a revised version of Tillman’s ...

Cover of The Clouds of Magellan by Norman Dubie
Norman Dubie

Norman Dubie's "The Clouds of Magellan" is a book of aphorisms written in the tradition of those in Wallace Stevens’s "Opus Posthumous."

Cover of Phoenix by Melissa Pritchard
Melissa Pritchard

Pritchard ("Spirit Seizures") avoids the current wave of psychedelic nostalgia in this somewhat cynical look at the ’60s. Phoenix (Mary Lou before ...

Rituals of Marginality book cover image
Politics, Process, and Culture Change in Central Urban Mexico, 1969-1974
Carlos Velez-Ibanez

In this political ethnography of the "marginalized" population of Netzahuacoyotl Izcalli, the fourth largest city in Mexico, Carlos Vélez- ...

Journey From the Dawn: Life With the World’s First Family
Life With the World’s First Family
Donald C. Johanson

Eons ago, while volcanos smoldered in the Great Rift Valley and now-extinct animals roamed the African savannas, our earliest ancestors bonded ...


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