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Published by Promontory Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Indians of North America -- Pictorial works

Book details:

Edition Notes

A selection of plates from the author"s The North American Indian, supplemental vol

StatementIntroductions by A. D. Coleman and T. C. McLuhan
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE77 .C982 1972b
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi p., 88 plates (on 176 p.)
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16673712M
ISBN 100883940043

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