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Plains Indian sculpture

a traditional art from America"s heartland

by John Canfield Ewers

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Published by Smithsonian Institution Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Plains.
    • Subjects:
    • Indian sculpture -- Great Plains.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 233-237.

      StatementJohn C. Ewers.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE78.G73 E935 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination239 p. :
      Number of Pages239
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2663207M
      ISBN 100874744229, 0874744237
      LC Control Number85600247

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