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Author Kirk, Ruth, 1925-2018, author

Title Tradition & change on the Northwest Coast : the Makah, Nuu-chah-nulth, southern Kwakiutl, and Nuxalk / Ruth Kirk
Published Seattle : University of Washington Press, [1986]


Description 1 online resource (256 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series ACLS Humanities E-Book
Contents Today's elders -- Kinship, rank and privilege -- Ceremonials and religion -- A sense of place and past -- Daily life -- Dealing with others: trade, conflict and marriage -- Seeing the past from the present -- To carry on the legacy -- The dawn of a new era -- A changing world -- Today and tomorrow
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 250-251) and index
Notes English
Print version record
Subject Indians of North America -- Northwest, Pacific -- Social life and customs
Indians of North America -- Social life and customs.
Gender & Ethnic Studies.
Social Sciences.
Ethnic & Race Studies.
Pacific Northwest.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 86009284
ISBN 0295966289
Other Titles Tradition and change on the Northwest Coast