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University of Washington Press

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Works: 207 works in 259 publications in 2 languages and 1,489 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Exhibition catalogs  Drama  Silent films  Ethnographic films  Short films  Treaties  Periodicals  Software 
Roles: Publisher, Editor, Printer
Classifications: PS3523.O46, 813.52
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Most widely held works about University of Washington Press
 
Most widely held works by University of Washington Press
Anthropological papers of the American Museum of Natural History by American Museum of Natural History( )

in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Anthropological Papers, published continuously since 1907, are monographic volumes that include some of the great ethnographies of the 20th century, particularly on North American Indians. Several illustrious anthropologists published their work in the Anthropological Papers, as well as many past and present curators of the AMNH Division of Anthropology
In the land of the war canoes a drama of Kwakiutl Indian life on the Northwest Coast by Edward S Curtis( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reenactment of a tribal story of love and revenge among the Kwakiutl Indians on the northwest coast of America as filmed in the summer of 1914 at Kwakiutl villages on Vancouver Island, Canada, by Edward S. Curtis who spent three years with the Kwakiutl to meticulously recreate their way of life before the white man came. In addition to magnificent painted war canoes, the film features native costumes, dancing and rituals -- including a powerful scene of vision quest. Edited and restored with the addition of an authentic sound track of music and chants recorded by the Kwakiutls in 1972
Where the salmon run : the life and legacy of Billy Frank Jr. by Trova Heffernan( Book )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Billy Frank Jr. was an early participant in the fight for tribal fishing rights during the 1960s. Roughed up, belittled, and arrested many times at Frank's Landing on the Nisqually River, he emerged as one of the most influential Northwest Indians in modern history. His efforts helped lead to U.S. v. Washington in 1974, in which U.S. District Judge George H. Boldt affirmed Northwest tribal fishing rights and allocated half the harvestable catch to the tribes."--Page 4 of cover
Carvings and commerce : model totem poles, 1880-2010 by Michael D Hall( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

University of Washington publications in biology by University of Washington( )

in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phillip Levine : myth, memory, and image : sculpture and drawings by Phillip Levine( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nusrat! Live at Meany Hall by Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in Panjabi and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A live performance of qawwali music, performed by Pakistani vocalist Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
Doris Chase, artist in motion from painting to sculpture to video art, video art, video art, video art( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights the accomplishments of Doris Chase in the field of video art, tracing her career in the visual arts as a painter in the 1950s to her work in the 1980s with theater artists and writers. Includes excerpts from her video art throughout her career
Ovulation and egg transport in mammals( Visual )

5 editions published between 1972 and 1988 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates ovulation in the living mammal by showing the mechanism whereby the ovulated egg is transported from the surface of the ovary into the oviduct and then to the site of fertilization within the oviduct
Flora of the Pacific Northwest( )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every native and introduced vascular species known to grow in the Northwest. Includes color photos an dlinedrawings, descriptions with habitat and range, help screens, user guides and a tutorial
Parent involvement a conversation with parents of special needs children( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marty Gentili, director of Washington's Parents Advocating Vocational Education speaks to three parents, one of whom has a deaf child, another a brain-damaged child, and the third a child with cerebral palsy
Sequenced inventory of communication development by Dona Lea Hedrick( Visual )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A diagnostic test designed to measure receptive and expressive communictaion development for children ages 4 months to 4 years
Cerebral palsy hands on( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what life is like for the parent and child with cerebral palsy, what symptoms to look for, and how therapy can greatly improve the chances for the child to become more independent
Jack London and his times : an unconventional biography by Joan London( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Adult with learning disabilities a conversation with Gary( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conversation with Gary Graves of Colorado, a victim of genetic learning disability who has a successful professional life
Northwestern American Indian war dance contest( Visual )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the Northwestern American Indian War Dance Contest, which is held annually in Seattle. Explains how groups and individuals from the western United States compete in various styles of dancing
My child has a disability( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kent Gerlach talks to the parent of a child with Down's syndrome. They discuss some of the emotions that parents might experience when their child is found to have a disability
Indian village archaeology: The rediscovery of ancient Ozette, a Northwest coast village( Visual )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the excavation and reconstruction of an Ozette Indian village on the Northwest Coast, and points out that this village has been the home of seafaring hunters for five or six thousand years. Includes scenes of pieces of baskets, bone and stone tools, combs, traces of houses, and fire hearts. Shows photographs of the village taken around 1900
Wheelin' steel( Visual )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows participants of the 25th National Wheelchair Championships in Seattle, Washington. Over 350 athletes compete in seven events--track, field, swimming, weight-lifting, archery, table tennis and slalom. The film is a composite experience of what transpired over the five days of competition, focusing on six of the major athletes. The film aims to open viewers' minds and change their attitudes about wheelchair athletics and those who compete in them
The Marmes man dig( Visual )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the archaeological excavation in eastern Washington where the Marmes man was discovered. With captions
 
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