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Rifles, Blankets, and Beads Identity, History, and the Northern Athapaskan Potlatch

ISBN-10: 0806135085

ISBN-13: 9780806135083

Edition: 2002

Authors: William E. Simeone

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Book details

List price: $19.95
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
Publication date: 11/4/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 216
Size: 5.25" wide x 8.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.836
Language: English

List of illustrations
Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction
The Village and Its Setting
Invasion: Traders, Missionaries, and Government Men in the Upper Tanana
The Native Response: The Integration of Trade Goods into the Potlatch
The Tradition Bearers: Leadership as a Reflection of the Social Order
Images of Native and Non-Native: Components of Contemporary Identity
Funerals and Preparations for an Upper Tanana River Potlatch
Rituals of the Upper Tanana River Potlatch
Conclusion
Notes
Bibliography
Index