Navajo Lifeways

Contemporary Issues, Ancient Knowledge by Maureen Trudelle Schwarz

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

Written in English
Cover of: Navajo Lifeways | Maureen Trudelle Schwarz
Published: Pages: 265 Downloads: 437
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Subjects:

  • Indigenous peoples,
  • Navajo Indians,
  • History - General History,
  • Native American Religions,
  • Native American Sociology,
  • Social conditions,
  • History,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies - Tribes,
  • Native American,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies,
  • Religion,
  • 20th century,
  • Health and hygiene

Edition Notes

ContributionsLouise Lamphere (Foreword)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages265
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7939897M
ISBN 100806133104
ISBN 109780806133102

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