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A guide to America's Indians : ceremonials, reservations, and museums / Arnold Marquis.


[1st ed.].. Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, [1974] .
ISBN 9780806111339, 080611133X, 0806111488, 9780806111483

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Subjects États-Unis -- Guides.
Indians of North America.
Indiens d'Amérique -- Amérique du Nord.
United States -- Guidebooks.
United States.
Description xi, 267 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 28 cm
Copyright Date [1974]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-261) and index.
Summary Surveys the distribution, languages, crafts, and governments of the two hundred sixty-three tribes, bands, and groups, reservations and events, and the history, traditions, and present status of Indians in the five geographical regions.
Contents Who are the Indians? -- The many tribes -- The many tongues -- The Indians, America's displaced persons -- The basketmakers -- The pottery makers -- The gifts of the Indians -- Symbols -- Pipes -- Beadwork -- Jewelry -- Pawn -- Indian relics in Europe -- Tribal government -- Policies and judicial procedures on the reservations -- Federal assistance to the Indians -- The pan-Indian movement -- Urban Indians -- Indian journalism -- Visiting reservations -- Ceremonials -- When Indians dance -- Buying arts and crafts -- Camping with the Indians -- The Five regions -- The Southwest -- Tribes and reservations -- Campgrounds -- Calendar of Indian events -- The central region -- Tribes and reservations -- Campgrounds -- Calendar of events -- The Northwest -- Tribes and reservations -- Campgrounds -- Calendar of Indian events -- The Southwest -- Tribes and reservations -- Calendar of Indian events -- The Northeast -- Tribes and reservations -- Calendar of Indian events.
Genre Guidebooks.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)867942
(OCoLC)ocm00867942
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WorldCat Identities Marquis, Arnold.
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