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The Resource California Indians and their environment : an introduction, Kent G. Lightfoot and Otis Parrish ; contributions by Lee M. Panich, Tsim D. Schneider, and K. Elizabeth Soluri

California Indians and their environment : an introduction, Kent G. Lightfoot and Otis Parrish ; contributions by Lee M. Panich, Tsim D. Schneider, and K. Elizabeth Soluri

Label
California Indians and their environment : an introduction
Title
California Indians and their environment
Title remainder
an introduction
Statement of responsibility
Kent G. Lightfoot and Otis Parrish ; contributions by Lee M. Panich, Tsim D. Schneider, and K. Elizabeth Soluri
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Capturing the vitality of California's unique indigenous cultures, this major new introduction incorporates the extensive research of the past thirty years into an illuminating, comprehensive synthesis for a wide audience. Based in part on new archaeological findings, it tells how the California Indians lived in vibrant polities, each boasting a rich village life including chiefs, religious specialists, master craftspeople, dances, feasts, and ceremonies
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lightfoot, Kent G.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1979-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Parrish, Otis
  • Panich, Lee M
  • Schneider, Tsim D.
  • Soluri, K. Elizabeth
Series statement
California natural history guides
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Hunting and gathering societies
  • HISTORY
  • NATURE
  • Hunting and gathering societies
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • California
  • Landnutzung
  • Wirtschaftsweise
  • Natürliche Ressourcen
  • Indianer
  • Kalifornien
Label
California Indians and their environment : an introduction, Kent G. Lightfoot and Otis Parrish ; contributions by Lee M. Panich, Tsim D. Schneider, and K. Elizabeth Soluri
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; CALIFORNIA INDIANS AND THEIR ENVIRONMENT; California Natural History Guides; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS; Preface; Acknowledgments; RETHINKING CALIFORNIA INDIANS; Why California Indians Matter; The Central Role of Fire; Waves of Migration; A Landscape of Unparalleled Diversity; The Uniqueness of California; The First Fire Managers; They Are Not Farmers; Where We Go from Here; VISUAL GUIDE TO NATURAL RESOURCES; CALIFORNIA INDIAN USES OF NATURAL RESOURCES; Northwest Coast Province; Central Coast Province; South Coast Province; Northeast Province
  • Great Central Valley and Sierra Nevada ProvinceSouthern Deserts Province; Notes; General References; Resource References by Region and Type; Art Credits; Index; ABOUT THE AUTHORS; More Advance Praise; Field Guides; Introductory Guides; Regional Guides
Control code
ocn799766966
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 493 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520256903
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt4cdn
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)799766966
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
California Indians and their environment : an introduction, Kent G. Lightfoot and Otis Parrish ; contributions by Lee M. Panich, Tsim D. Schneider, and K. Elizabeth Soluri
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; CALIFORNIA INDIANS AND THEIR ENVIRONMENT; California Natural History Guides; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS; Preface; Acknowledgments; RETHINKING CALIFORNIA INDIANS; Why California Indians Matter; The Central Role of Fire; Waves of Migration; A Landscape of Unparalleled Diversity; The Uniqueness of California; The First Fire Managers; They Are Not Farmers; Where We Go from Here; VISUAL GUIDE TO NATURAL RESOURCES; CALIFORNIA INDIAN USES OF NATURAL RESOURCES; Northwest Coast Province; Central Coast Province; South Coast Province; Northeast Province
  • Great Central Valley and Sierra Nevada ProvinceSouthern Deserts Province; Notes; General References; Resource References by Region and Type; Art Credits; Index; ABOUT THE AUTHORS; More Advance Praise; Field Guides; Introductory Guides; Regional Guides
Control code
ocn799766966
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 493 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520256903
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt4cdn
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)799766966
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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