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Book/Printed Material Handbook of North American Indians

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Title

  • Handbook of North American Indians

Summary

  • "A 20-volume set planned to give an encyclopedic summary of what is known about the history, languages, cultures, and contemporary development of the Indigenous peoples of North America north or the urban civilizations of Central Mexico"--Volume 1 page ix.

Names

  • Sturtevant, William C., editor

Created / Published

  • Washington : Smithsonian Institution, 1978-

Headings

  • -  Eskimos--Encyclopedias
  • -  Indians of North America
  • -  Indians of North America--Encyclopedias
  • -  Inuits
  • -  Indiens d'Amérique--Amérique du Nord--Dictionnaires anglais
  • -  Inuits--Dictionnaires anglais
  • -  Eskimos
  • -  Grupos Etnicos (Em Geral)
  • -  Indiens--Amérique du Nord
  • -  Eskimo's
  • -  Indianen
  • -  Eskimo
  • -  Indianer
  • -  Nordamerika

Genre

  • Dictionaries
  • Encyclopedias

Notes

  • -  With the suspension of publication, the following volumes remain unpublished: v. 16. Technology and visual arts -- v. 18-19. Biographical dictionary -- v. 20. Index.
  • -  Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
  • -  Description based on online resource; title from volume 1 PDF title page (Smithsonian, viewed November 10, 2022).

Medium

  • 1 online resource (volumes) : illustrations, maps

Call Number/Physical Location

  • E77

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2022360915

OCLC Number

  • 679862056

Rights Advisory

Access Advisory

  • Unrestricted online access

Online Format

  • image
  • pdf

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Chicago citation style:

Sturtevant, William C, editor. Handbook of North American Indians. Washington: Smithsonian Institution, 1978. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/2022360915/.

APA citation style:

Sturtevant, W. C., editor. (1978) Handbook of North American Indians. Washington: Smithsonian Institution. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2022360915/.

MLA citation style:

Sturtevant, William C, editor. Handbook of North American Indians. Washington: Smithsonian Institution, 1978. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2022360915/>.