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Mimbres during the Twelfth Century book cover image
Abandonment, Continuity, and Reorganization
Margaret Nelson

During the mid twelfth century, villages that had been occupied by the Mimbres people in what is now southwestern New Mexico were ...

Cover of "Desdemona's Fire" featuring an illustration of a red flame against a black background
Ruth Ellen Kocher

This is the author's first book and winner of the 1999 Naomi Long Madgett Poetry Award. While miscegenation has always been more a part of ...

Cover of The Never Wife by Cynthia Hogue
Cynthia Hogue

"I drive into an August tropic rain./ The road's behind a waterfall and I'm/ hunched squinting like a crone/ for signs. Ghosts mark time ..." (" ...

Cover of Selene of the Spirits by Melissa Pritchard
A Novel
Melissa Pritchard

Set in the romantic world of Victorian London, "Selene of the Spirits" is the story of a beautiful young woman with psychic powers who acquires ...

Limited by Design: R&D Laboratories in the U.S. National Innovation System cover
R&D Laboratories in the U.S. National Innovation System
Michael Crow

"Limited by Design" is the first comprehensive study of the varying roles played by the more than 16,000 research and development ...

Cover of "Reading the Rabbit" edited by Kevin Sandler featuring Bugs Bunny and a carrot background
Explorations in Warner Bros. Animation
Edited by Kevin S. Sandler

Despite the success of Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck and their Looney cohorts, Warner Bros. animation worked in the shadow of Disney for many years. The ...

Cover of The Funeral by Norman Dubie
Illustrated by: Vivien Russe
Norman Dubie

This limited edition chapbook of poems by Norman Dubie is ...

Historical Vines book cover image
Illustrated by: Akii Tumu
Enga networks of exchange, ritual, and warfare in Papua New Guinea
Pauline Wiessner
Translated by Nitze Pupu

Drawing on interviews with elders in 110 Enga tribes, this volume reconstructs the ecological, social and ideological processes that shaped ...


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