Manners, Customs, and Conditions of the North American Indians

Native American

Book 1
Courier Corporation
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Volume 1 of the classic account of life among Plains Indians includes fascinating information on ceremonies, rituals, the hunt, warfare, and much more. Total in set: 312 plates.
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George Catlin (1796-1872) was the first, and perhaps the most famous, painter of Native Americans.

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Publisher
Courier Corporation
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Published on
Oct 18, 2012
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Pages
289
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ISBN
9780486145310
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Language
English
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Genres
History / Native American
Social Science / Customs & Traditions
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