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The American Southwest: its peoples and cultures

Lynn Irwin Perrigo

The American Southwest: its peoples and cultures

by Lynn Irwin Perrigo

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Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southwest, New
    • Subjects:
    • Southwest, New -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 419-453.

      Statement[by] Lynn I. Perrigo.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF786 .P417
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 469 p.
      Number of Pages469
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4915183M
      ISBN 100030852498
      LC Control Number76146926
      OCLC/WorldCa144901

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      The Anasazi Indians were an ancient Native American culture that spanned the present-day Four Corners region of the United States, comprising southeastern Utah, northeastern Arizona, northwestern New Mexico, and southwestern Colorado. The Anasazi Indians (native American) are believed to have developed, at least in part, from the Oshara Tradition, who developed from the Picosa culture. They.   The Long Shadow of Cultural Anthropology The Circle Deloria to the American Southwest to codify Native American languages, and Mead to American .

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