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The Resource Wild men : Ishi and Kroeber in the wilderness of modern America, Douglas C. Sackman

Wild men : Ishi and Kroeber in the wilderness of modern America, Douglas C. Sackman

Label
Wild men : Ishi and Kroeber in the wilderness of modern America
Title
Wild men
Title remainder
Ishi and Kroeber in the wilderness of modern America
Statement of responsibility
Douglas C. Sackman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"... focus[es] on the depth of Ishi and Kroeber's friendship, exploring what their intertwined stories tell us about Indian survival in modern America and about America's fascination with the wild even as it was becoming ever-more urban and modern"--Jacket
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sackman, Douglas Cazaux
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E99.Y23
LC item number
S235 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
New narratives in American history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ishi
  • Kroeber, A. L.
  • Kroeber, A. L.
  • Kroeber, Alfred L
  • Ishi
  • Yana Indians
  • Anthropologists
  • Anthropologie
  • Ethnologie
  • Yana (Volk)
  • Kalifornien
  • Indianer
Label
Wild men : Ishi and Kroeber in the wilderness of modern America, Douglas C. Sackman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Call of the wild
  • Death mask
  • Epilogue:
  • Hearth of Prometheus and the wilderness of Ishi
  • Afterword:
  • Google Earth, earthquake weather
  • Prologue:
  • One small step
  • Yahi in three worlds
  • Anthropologist in three worlds
  • "Worlds of stuff"
  • Making tracks
  • City lights
  • Nature walks in the city and the Sierras
Control code
317473129
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 365 p.
Isbn
9780195178524
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2009020660
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)317473129
Label
Wild men : Ishi and Kroeber in the wilderness of modern America, Douglas C. Sackman
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Call of the wild
  • Death mask
  • Epilogue:
  • Hearth of Prometheus and the wilderness of Ishi
  • Afterword:
  • Google Earth, earthquake weather
  • Prologue:
  • One small step
  • Yahi in three worlds
  • Anthropologist in three worlds
  • "Worlds of stuff"
  • Making tracks
  • City lights
  • Nature walks in the city and the Sierras
Control code
317473129
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 365 p.
Isbn
9780195178524
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2009020660
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)317473129

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