Handbook of North American Indians

(Book - 1978-<2008>)
Handbook of North American Indians

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Provides background information on the native peoples of the Northwest Coastal environment, their languages, and early history. Also contains sections on: mythology, art, and the Indian Shaker Church.
Title: Handbook of North American Indians
Publisher: Washington : Smithsonian Institution : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off., 1978-<2008>
Characteristics: v. :,ill. ;,29 cm
Statement of Responsibility: William C. Sturtevant, general editor
Contents: v. 2 Indians in contemporary society
v.3. Environment, origins, and population
v. 4. History of Indian-White relations
v. 5. Arctic
v. 6. Subarctic
v. 7. Northwest coast
v. 8. California
v. 9. Southwest
v.10. Southwest
v.11. Great Basin
v.12. Plateau
v.13 Plains
v.14 Southeast
v.15 Northwest
v.17 Languages
Additional Contributors: Sturtevant, William C.
ISBN: 0160203902
Branch Call Number: 970.004 H236
Bibliography: Includes bibliographies and indexes
Subject Headings: Eskimos Encyclopedias Indians of North America Northwest, Pacific Encyclopedias Indians of North America Northwest Coast of North America Encyclopedias Indians of North America Encyclopedias
Topical Term: Eskimos
Indians of North America
Indians of North America
Indians of North America
Sudoc No: SI 1.20/2
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A multi-volume set describing the sociology of Native Americans within both the historical context and the current society. Includes folklore, traditions, crafts, language families.

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