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Make prayers to the raven : a Koyukon view of the northern forest / Richard K. Nelson.

Chicago : University of Chicago Press, [1983] .
ISBN 9780226571638, 9780226571621, 0226571629, 0226571637

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George Washington
Gelman stacks
E 99 .K79 N44 1983 Available Request
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E99.K79 N44 Available Request
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E99.K79 N44 1983 Available Request
Other Title Koyukon view of the northern forest
Subjects Alaska.
Écologie humaine -- Alaska.
Human ecology -- Alaska.
Human ecology.
Koyukon (Indiens)
Koyukon (volk)
Koyukon Indians.
Mens en natuur.
Natural history -- Alaska.
Natural history.
Sciences naturelles -- Alaska.
Description xvi, 292 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1983]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-281) and index.
Summary Portrayal of the Koyukon people and their natural surroundings based on sixteen months of living in the villages of Huslia and Hughes, Alaska between 1968 to 1972.
Contents The People -- The watchful world -- Earth, air, and sky -- The plants -- Earth animals -- The fishes -- The birds -- The small mammals -- The predatory mammals -- The large mammals -- Ecological patterns and conservation practices -- Principles of Koyukon world view -- Nature and the Koyukon tradition -- Epilogue -- Appendixes. The study ; The boreal environment ; Koyukon terms for natural entities ; Uses for selected major species.
Geographic Area Alaska
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8475556
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Nelson, Richard K.
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