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Indian primitive

Author: Ralph W Andrews
Publisher: Seattle : Superior Pub. Co., ©1960.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Story of the Northwest coast Indian tribes of the U.S., Canada and Alaska, as they lived before the white man came.
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Genre/Form: Pictorial works
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Andrews, Ralph Warren, 1897-
Indian primitive.
Seattle, Superior Pub. Co. [©1960]
(OCoLC)609232888
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ralph W Andrews
OCLC Number: 414148
Description: 175 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: Fraser River North --
Coast Salish "Not by bread alone" --
Kwakiutl : --
By spear and arrow --
When the chief took a wife --
Dance to bring back moon --
Haida: --
South for plunder --
Sticks and bones --
Haida weapons showed carving skill --
Bella Coola : The Canoe was war and peace --
Tsimshian : --
Columns and crest poles --
Eulachon supplied nourishing oil [oolichan, hooligan, ooligan] --
Tlingit: "Jek man comes" --
Fraser River South --
Notka : Homage to Quahootze --
Makah : --
Whaling was life itself --
Clothing comes from trees --
Coast Salish Tribes of Puget Sound --
Chinook : Slaves were trade goods --
Columbia River and Coast Tribes : --
The Chief gives a potlatch [potlaches] --
And the canoe was a tomb --
Klamath River Tribes : --
The ritual dances --
The Karok half-marriage.
Responsibility: by Ralph W. Andrews.

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Story of the Northwest coast Indian tribes of the U.S., Canada and Alaska, as they lived before the white man came.

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