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Potlatch: Native Ceremony and Myth on the Northwest Coast

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Beck describes the Pacific Northwest Coast Indian potlatch ceremony and its traditional place in a community's celebration of life, death, and giving thanks.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780882404400
Subtitle:
Native Ceremony and Myth on the Northwest Coast
Author:
Oliver, Marvin
Author:
Beck, Mary
Author:
Oliver, Marvin
Publisher:
Alaska Northwest Books
Location:
Anchorage :
Subject:
Native American Studies
Subject:
History
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Indians of north america
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
Legends
Subject:
Folklore
Subject:
Customs & Traditions
Subject:
Potlatch
Subject:
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America -- Folklore.
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
9348
Publication Date:
19930201
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
127
Dimensions:
9.00x6.02x.35 in. .46 lbs.

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