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Published by American Museum press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Indians of North America -- Northwest, Pacific,
  • Indians of North America -- Northwest, Canadian

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Pliny Earle Goddard
SeriesHandbook series / American Museum of Natural History -- no. 10
The Physical Object
Pagination175 p. :
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14981442M

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