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Games of the North American Indians

Author: Stewart Culin
Publisher: New York : Dover, 1975.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The most complete work ever prepared on the subject -- based on museum collections, travel and ethnographic accounts, and author's own research. Covers over 200 tribes and everything from games of chance and dexterity to such minor amusements as shuttlecock and tipcat.
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Genre/Form: Games
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stewart Culin
ISBN: 0486231259 9780486231259
OCLC Number: 5471058
Notes: "... unabridged republication of the accompanying paper, "Games of the North American Indians," of the Twenty-Fourth Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology to the Smithsonian Institution, 1902-1903, by W.H. Holmes, Chief, originally published by the Government Printing Office in 1907"--Title page verso.
Description: 846 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Stewart Culin.
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The most complete work ever prepared on the subject -- based on museum collections, travel and ethnographic accounts, and author's own research. Covers over 200 tribes and everything from games of chance and dexterity to such minor amusements as shuttlecock and tipcat.

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