Indian Lives

Essays on Nineteenth- And Twentieth-Century Native American Leaders by L. G. Moses

Publisher: Univ of New Mexico Pr

Written in English
Published: Pages: 227 Downloads: 948
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  • Native Americans,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Sociology,
  • Ethnic Cultures - Native Americans,
  • United States - General,
  • History of specific racial & ethnic groups,
  • North America

Edition Notes

ContributionsRaymond Wilson (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages227
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8166682M
ISBN 100826308155
ISBN 109780826308153

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