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Northern Paiute bands by Omer Call Stewart

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Published by Kraus Reprint Co. in Millwood, N. Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Indians of North America.,
  • Paiute Indians.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 148-149.

Statement/ by Omer C. Stewart.
SeriesAnthropological records, v.2, no.3
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, [1], 127-149 p. :
Number of Pages149
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21924753M

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