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The Resource America in 1492 : the world of the Indian peoples before the arrival of Columbus, edited and with an introduction by Alvin M. Josephy, Jr. ; developed by Frederick E. Hoxie

America in 1492 : the world of the Indian peoples before the arrival of Columbus, edited and with an introduction by Alvin M. Josephy, Jr. ; developed by Frederick E. Hoxie

Label
America in 1492 : the world of the Indian peoples before the arrival of Columbus
Title
America in 1492
Title remainder
the world of the Indian peoples before the arrival of Columbus
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Alvin M. Josephy, Jr. ; developed by Frederick E. Hoxie
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Illustrated essays on the history and cultures of American Indians. Covers geographic locations, languages, spiritual beliefs, customs, and art
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1915-2005
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Josephy, Alvin M.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians
  • Indians
  • America
  • America
Label
America in 1492 : the world of the Indian peoples before the arrival of Columbus, edited and with an introduction by Alvin M. Josephy, Jr. ; developed by Frederick E. Hoxie
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 451-461) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The becoming of the native : man in America before Columbus / N. Scott Momaday -- Northern hunters / Robin Ridington -- People of the salmon / Richard D. Daugherty -- Taking care of the earth and sky / Peter Iverson -- Farmers of the woodlands / Peter Nabokov with Dean Snow -- Men of maize / Miguel Leon-Portilla -- A continent on the move / Louis C. Faron -- In the Realm of the Four Quarters / Alan Kolata -- A richness of voices / Joel Sherzer -- Religious forms and themes / Sam D. Gill -- A kinship of spirit / Jay Miller -- American frontiers / Francis Jennings -- Systems of knowledge / Clara Sue Kidwell -- The persuasive world of arts / Christian F. Feest -- Afterword / Vine Deloria, Jr. -- Genetic classification of the languages of the Americas / Joel Sherzer
Control code
22891137
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 477 pages, 6 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780394564388
Lccn
90026222
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
(WaOLN)1413918
Label
America in 1492 : the world of the Indian peoples before the arrival of Columbus, edited and with an introduction by Alvin M. Josephy, Jr. ; developed by Frederick E. Hoxie
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 451-461) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The becoming of the native : man in America before Columbus / N. Scott Momaday -- Northern hunters / Robin Ridington -- People of the salmon / Richard D. Daugherty -- Taking care of the earth and sky / Peter Iverson -- Farmers of the woodlands / Peter Nabokov with Dean Snow -- Men of maize / Miguel Leon-Portilla -- A continent on the move / Louis C. Faron -- In the Realm of the Four Quarters / Alan Kolata -- A richness of voices / Joel Sherzer -- Religious forms and themes / Sam D. Gill -- A kinship of spirit / Jay Miller -- American frontiers / Francis Jennings -- Systems of knowledge / Clara Sue Kidwell -- The persuasive world of arts / Christian F. Feest -- Afterword / Vine Deloria, Jr. -- Genetic classification of the languages of the Americas / Joel Sherzer
Control code
22891137
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 477 pages, 6 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780394564388
Lccn
90026222
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
(WaOLN)1413918

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