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The man"s knife among the North American Indians

a study in the collections of the U.S. National Museum

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Published by G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- Implements.,
  • Knives.,
  • Indiens -- Amérique du Nord -- Instruments.,
  • Couteaux.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Otis Tufton Mason.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 14777, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 14777
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche (16 fr.)
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23704643M
    ISBN 100665147775

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    The American Indians: answers to United States. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs, Annual meeting and report of the Women's National Indian Association. The book of the Indians of North America: illustrating their manners, customs, and present state by John Frost, Hartford. Handbook of North American Indians, Volume Northeast: Trigger, Bruce G., Sturtevant, William C.: Books - 5/5(2).


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