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Museum of Mankind

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Works: 169 works in 214 publications in 2 languages and 2,693 library holdings
Genres: Manuscripts  Exhibition catalogs  Conference papers and proceedings  History  Juvenile works  Catalogs  Periodicals  Bibliography 
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Most widely held works about Museum of Mankind
 
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Most widely held works by Museum of Mankind
Precolumbian gold : technology, style and iconography by Colin McEwan( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paradise : portraying the New Guinea Highlands by Museum of Mankind( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three centuries of Woodlands Indian art : a collection of essays( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The art and objects of the Indians of the eastern Woodlands, past and present, are given full attention in this lavishly illustrated volume. Leading scholars from Europe and North America discuss the cultural significance of Native art and objects as well as examine the composition and history of particularly distinctive museum collections. Subjects covered include traditional and contemporary Iroquois art, war clubs, captains coats, the Mashantucket Pequot Museum and Research Center, and famous collections in Scotland and Germany as well as at the Musee d'Yverdon, Manchester Museum, and the Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology."--pub. description
Emil Torday and the art of the Congo, 1900-1909 by John Mack( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pottery in the making : world ceramic traditions by Museum of Mankind (London)( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madagascar, island of the ancestors by John Mack( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hidden peoples of the Amazon by Elizabeth Carmichael( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bedouin : aspects of the material culture of the Bedouin of Jordan : World of Islam Festival 1976 by Shelagh Weir( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthropology plus( )

in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthropology Plus combines Anthropological Literature from Harvard University and the Anthropological Index, Royal Anthropological Institute from the UK. Anthropology Plus provides worldwide indexing of journal articles, reports, commentaries, edited works, and obituaries in the fields of social, cultural, physical, biological, and linguistic anthropology, ethnology, archaeology, folklore, material culture, and interdisciplinary studies. The index offers coverage of all core periodicals in the field in addition to local and lesser-known journals. Coverage is from the late 19th century to the present
City of San'ā' : Nomad and city exhibition : Museum of Mankind, Department of Ethnography of the British Museum, World of Islam Festival 1976( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bushmen by Alan Barnard( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nigerian bronzes from the Museum of Mankind on colour microfiche( )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lost magic kingdoms and six paper moons from Nahuatl : an exhibition at the Museum of Mankind by Museum of Mankind( Book )

4 editions published in 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weaving in the Maldive Islands, Indian Ocean : the fine mat industry of Suvadiva Atoll (illustrated by mats held in the collection of the Museum of Mankind) by Andrew D. W Forbes( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hands-On History! Aztec and Maya : Rediscover the Lost World of Ancient Central America, with 450 Exciting Pictures and 15 Step-By-Step Projects by Fiona Macdonald( Book )

in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helps you rediscover the lost world of ancient Central America, with 450 pictures and 15 step-by-step projects. This title lets you step back in time to Central America before the Spanish conquest and discover fascinating facts about the people who lived there. It also explores the cultures and beliefs of the Olmecs, Maya, Toltecs and Aztecs
Piezas taínas de madera del Museo Británico : Museo del Hombre Dominicano, Santo Domingo, República Dominicana, junio, 1979( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalog of an exhibition of pre-Colombian wood carvings loaned by the British Museum's Museum of Mankind to the Museo del Hombre Dominicano in June, 1979
The Northwest coast collection of American Indian art from the Museum of Mankind by Museum of Mankind( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lost magic kingdoms & six paper moons : an exhibition created by Eduardo Paolozzi for the Museum of Mankind and toured by the Soth Bank Centre by Eduardo Paolozzi( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Codex Nuttall : a picture manuscript from ancient Mexico : the Peabody Museum facsimile by Zelia Nuttall( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The only value-priced, full-color edition of the pre-Columbian Mexican (Mixtec) book. Features 88 color plates of kings, gods, heroes, temples, sacrifices, and more. New introduction
Anthropology plus( )

in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthropology Plus combines Anthropological Literature from Harvard University and the Anthropological Index, Royal Anthropological Institute from the UK. Anthropology Plus provides worldwide indexing of journal articles, reports, commentaries, edited works, and obituaries in the fields of social, cultural, physical, biological, and linguistic anthropology, ethnology, archaeology, folklore, material culture, and interdisciplinary studies. The index offers coverage of all core periodicals in the field in addition to local and lesser-known journals. Coverage is from the late 19th century to the present
 
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Precolumbian gold : technology, style and iconography
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Three centuries of Woodlands Indian art : a collection of essaysThe Codex Nuttall : a picture manuscript from ancient Mexico : the Peabody Museum facsimile
Alternative Names

controlled identityBritish Museum. Department of Ethnography

British Museum. Department of Ethnography. Museum of Mankind

British Museum. Museum of Mankind

Museum of Mankind British Museum

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