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Tribal names of the Americas

Patricia Roberts Clark

Tribal names of the Americas

spelling variants and alternative forms, cross-referenced

by Patricia Roberts Clark

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Published by McFarland & Co., Publishers in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementPatricia Roberts Clark
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE54.5 .C55 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 313 p. ;
Number of Pages313
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24378907M
ISBN 109780786438334
LC Control Number2009022057


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