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The Ohlone Way: Indian Life in the San Francisco-Moterey Bay Area

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Nonfiction. Two hundred years ago herds of elk and antelope dotted the hills of the San Francisco-Monterey Bay area. Grizzly bears lumbered down to the creeks to fish for salmon and steelhead trout. From the vast marshlands, geese, ducks, and other birds rose in thick clouds "with a sound like that of a hurricane." This land of "inexpressible fertility," as one early explorer described it, supported one of the densest Indian populations in all of North America. Clearly and accessibly written, uniquely alive and at the same time informed, this well-loved classic vividly recreates the lost world of the Indian people who lived here such a short time ago.

Synopsis:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-183) and index.

Synopsis:

With clear and accessible writing that is uniquely alive and at the same time informed, this well-loved classic vividly recreates the lost world of the Indian people who lived in the San Francisco Bay Area such a short time ago.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780930588014
Author:
Harney, Michael
Author:
Francis, Charles E.
Illustrator:
Harney, Michael
Author:
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Publisher:
Heyday Books
Location:
Berkeley
Subject:
Alternative Therapies
Subject:
Americas (North Central South West Indies)
Subject:
Indians of north america
Subject:
Sociology, anthropology and archaeology
Subject:
Native American Studies - Tribes
Subject:
Healing - General
Subject:
Ohlone Indians
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies - Tribes
Subject:
California
Subject:
Indians of North America -- California.
Subject:
General Literary Criticism & Collections
Subject:
Native American-General Native American Studies
Copyright:
Series Volume:
01/11
Publication Date:
20140631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
500
Dimensions:
9.02x6.04x.52 in. .60 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-183) and index.
"Synopsis" by , With clear and accessible writing that is uniquely alive and at the same time informed, this well-loved classic vividly recreates the lost world of the Indian people who lived in the San Francisco Bay Area such a short time ago.
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