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Handbook of North American Indians

Author: William C Sturtevant
Publisher: Washington : Smithsonian Institution : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., <1978-2008>
Edition/Format:   Print book : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Encyclopedic summary of prehistory, history, cultures and political and social aspects of native peoples.
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Handbook of North American Indians.
Washington : Smithsonian Institution : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S.G.P.O., <1978-2008>
(OCoLC)679862056
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William C Sturtevant
ISBN: 9780160803888 0160803888 9780160775116 0160775116 0160045835 9780160045837 0160045800 9780160045806 0160045789 9780160045783 0160203902 9780160203909 0160045746 9780160045745 0160045770 9780160045776 0160045797 9780160045790 0160045819 9780160045813 0160495148 9780160495144 0160504007 9780160504006 0160723000 9780160723001 0160045754 9780160045752 0160487749 9780160487743 087474184X 9780874741841 0874741858 9780874741858 0874741866 9780874741865 0874741874 9780874741872 0874741882 9780874741889 0874741890 9780874741896 0874741904 9780874741902 0874741912 9780874741919 0874741939 9780874741933 0874741955 9780874741957 0874741971 9780874741971
OCLC Number: 13240086
Notes: Series has been suspended due to lack of funds and death of editor. Volumes 1, 16, and 18-20 remain unpublished.
With the suspension of publication, the following volumes remain unpublished: v. 1. Introduction -- v. 16. Technology and visual arts -- v. 18-19. Biographical dictionary -- v. 20. Index.
Description: volumes <2-15, 17; in 16> : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
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 & 10. Southwest --
v. 11. Great Basin --
v. 12. Plateau --
v. 13. Plains --
v. 14. Southeast --
v. 15. Northeast --
v. 17. Languages.
Responsibility: William C. Sturtevant, general editor.

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The 46 chapters in this volume explore how Indians and Arctic peoples maintain their Native identity in contemporary societies, including their responses to the social forces around them. The major  Read more...

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