Life of the Kwakiutl Indians by Raymond A. Glazier

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Published by Abt Associates in [Cambridge, Mass.] .

Written in English

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Statementby Ray Glazier ; illustrated by Lynne Morgan.
ContributionsMorgan, Lynne.
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Pagination31 p. :
Number of Pages31
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Open LibraryOL13592779M

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The name Kwakiutl derives from Kwaguʼł—the name of a single community of Kwakwa̱ka̱ʼwakw located at Fort fencingveterans2013.com anthropologist Franz Boas had done most of his anthropological work in this area and popularized the term for both this nation and the collective as a whole.

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Filed under: Indians of North America -- British Columbia. Dec 13,  · A brief description on the culture of the Kwakiutl, a group of Native tribes located in the Pacific Northwest.

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Nature rules. It forms the questions that you must answer to survive.”. Kwakiutl (Kwakwaka’wakw) “We are the Kwakiutl. We have lived here, on the northeastern shores of Vancouver Island, since time immemorial. Our ancestors hunted and fished on these lands and waters, and developed a rich culture through which they celebrated the diversity of life around them.

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