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List of famous anthropology books, listed alphabetically with jacket cover images of the books when available. Information for these popular anthropology books is included as well, such as the author's name and the book's publication date. This list includes the best anthropology novels, textbooks, and stories, so use it to find books you haven't already read and add them to your reading list.

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201 Maneras de Tartar con Gent... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels

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28 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
28 Stephanie Nolen

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A Land of Ghosts is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
A Land of Ghosts David G. Campbell

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A left-hand turn around the wo... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels

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A model development plan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
A model development plan David Lempert

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A perfect harmony is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
A perfect harmony Roger A. Caras

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A Pre-Columbian World is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
A Pre-Columbian World Elizabeth Hill Boone

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Aboriginal American Harpoons is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
Aboriginal American Harpoons Otis Tufton Mason

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Accounting for Tastes is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
Accounting for Tastes Tony Bennett, John Frow

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African Ark: People and Ancien... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels

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After Jews and Arabs is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
After Jews and Arabs Ammiel Alcalay

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After the Fact is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
After the Fact Clifford Geertz, Fred Saberhagen

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Against Paranoid Nationalism is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels

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Aid and Comfort is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
Aid and Comfort Erika Holzer

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Aliens, Ghosts, and Cults is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels

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All Over the Map is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
All Over the Map Patricia Nelson Limerick

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American Passages is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
American Passages David Oshinsky

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An Account Of The Manners And ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels

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Ancient Egyptian magic is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels

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Ancient lives is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
Ancient lives Brian M. Fagan

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Anthropologist is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
Anthropologist Mary Batten

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Arab Society in the Time of Th... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels

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Arab-Australians Today is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
Arab-Australians Today Ghassan Hage

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Archaeology is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
Archaeology Brian Fagan

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Armageddon in Waco is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
Armageddon in Waco Stuart A. Wright

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Armies of the Raj is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
Armies of the Raj Byron Farwell

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As we know it is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
As we know it Marek Kohn

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Available Light is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
Available Light Clifford Geertz

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Aztecs is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
Aztecs Inga Clendinnen

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Balancing Evils Judiciously is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
Balancing Evils Judiciously Eugene Genovese

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Bandido is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
Bandido Ilan Stavans

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Bare bones is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
Bare bones Kathy Reichs

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Be Afraid, Be Very Afraid is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
Be Afraid, Be Very Afraid Jan Harold Brunvand

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Beyond Bodies: Rainmaking and ... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels

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Beyond Rights Talk and Culture... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels

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Big Mouth Strikes Again is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels

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Black Girl Lost is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
Black Girl Lost Donald Goines

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Black Hills/White Justice is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
Black Hills/White Justice Edward Lazarus

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Black Like Me is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
Black Like Me John Howard Griffin

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Blood rites is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
Blood rites Barbara Ehrenreich

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Body Guards is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
Body Guards Desmond Morris

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Body of vision is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
Body of vision Bruce Elder

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Boy-Wives and Female-Husbands:... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels

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Bruach Blend is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
Bruach Blend Lillian Beckwith

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Capital Punishment is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
Capital Punishment Dougie Brimson

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Captain America And The Crusad... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
Captain America And The Crusade Against Evil John Shelton Lawrence, Robert Jewett

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Catching Fire: How Cooking Mad... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels

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Certain trumpets is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
Certain trumpets Garry Wills

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Chiaroscuro is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels
Chiaroscuro Helen Barolini

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Classic Sermons on Death and D... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Anthropology Books and Novels