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Survival Arts of the Primitive Paiutes

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"Margaret Marean Wheat is a native Nevadan, born in Fallon. She attended the University of Nevada, where her bent of interest was in geology. She served with the US Geological Survey in 1947, has been a field worker in archaeology for the Nevada State Museum, and has undertaken projects in water resources for the Desert Research Institute of the University of Nevada. She has also had the unique experience of being a fire-lookout in the Toiyabe National Forest. Though she describes herself as an "amateur anthropologist", her work in the Indian field has earned her the respect of her academic colleagues.".

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This bestselling book illustrates how the Paiutes survived in the harsh Nevada desert climate.

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Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (p. 113-117)

Product Details

ISBN:
9780874170481
Author:
Wheat, Margaret M.
Publisher:
University of Nevada Press
Location:
Reno
Subject:
General
Subject:
Native American Studies
Subject:
Indians of north america
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
Sociology, anthropology and archaeology
Subject:
Paiute Indians.
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies
Subject:
Native American-General Native American Studies
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series Volume:
675
Publication Date:
19770131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
220 b/w photos, 1 map
Pages:
140
Dimensions:
11 x 8.6 x 0.4 in

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