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American Indians of California, the Great Basin, and the Southwest

Native American Tribes

by Britannica Educational Publishing
Kathleen Kuiper

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The geographically distinct American territories of California, the Great Basin, and the Southwest have long sustained a variety of indigenous peoples, including the Miwok, Comanche, and Navajo, respectively. An examination of each of these culture areas yields rich histories filled with steadfast traditions and religious practices, subsistence patterns dictated by geographic location, and social interactions within and between tribes. This absorbing volume surveys the history of the various groups that form these culture areas as well as the spiritual, cultural, and social practices that distinguish each tribe.

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Publisher: Britannica Educational Publishing
Edition: 1

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  • ISBN: 9781615307128
  • Release date: November 9, 2011

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  • ISBN: 9781615307128
  • File size: 6553 KB
  • Release date: November 9, 2011

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  • ISBN: 9781615307128
  • File size: 14597 KB
  • Release date: November 9, 2011


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The geographically distinct American territories of California, the Great Basin, and the Southwest have long sustained a variety of indigenous peoples, including the Miwok, Comanche, and Navajo, respectively. An examination of each of these culture areas yields rich histories filled with steadfast traditions and religious practices, subsistence patterns dictated by geographic location, and social interactions within and between tribes. This absorbing volume surveys the history of the various groups that form these culture areas as well as the spiritual, cultural, and social practices that distinguish each tribe.

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