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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Carroll L. Riley  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction


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Illinois Connection

Carroll L. Riley is a Professor Emeritus at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale.

Biographical and Professional Information

Carroll L. Riley is a professor of Anthropology and curator of University Museum at SIUC. Riley has published extensively and has edited several works about the north Mexican frontier. He is recognized for his scholarly contributions in the field of Anthropology.

Published Works

  • The Frontier People: The Greater Southwest in the Protohistoric Period, University of New Mexico Press, 1987
  • Saudi Arabia (History and Cultural Dictionary of Asia), Rowman and Littlefield Publishers, 1973
  • The Origins of Civilization, Southern Illinois University Press, 1972
  • Across the Chichmec Sea: Papers in honor of J. Charles Kelley, Southern Illinois University Press, 1978

Selected Titles At Your Library

The frontier people :
ISBN: 0826309984. OCLC Number:

University of New Mexico Press,. Albuquerque :. ©1987.

Historical and cultural dictionary of Saudi Arabia,
ISBN: 0810805340. OCLC Number:

Scarecrow Press,. Metuchen, N.J.,. 1972.

The origins of civilization
ISBN: 0809306026. OCLC Number:

Southern Illinois University Press. Carbondale,. [1969]

Across the Chichimec Sea :
ISBN: 0809308290. OCLC Number:

Southern Illinois University Press,. Carbondale :. ©1978.

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