California Indian baskets San Diego to Santa Barbara and beyond to the San Joaquin Valley, mountains and deserts by Ralph C. Shanks

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Published by Costaño Books/University of Washington Press, Distributed by University of Washington Press in Novato, Calif, Seattle .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Indian baskets -- California -- History,
  • Basket making -- California -- History,
  • Indians of North America -- Material culture -- California

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementRalph Shanks ; Lisa Woo Shanks, editor.
SeriesIndian baskets of California and Oregon series -- v. 2
ContributionsShanks, Lisa Woo.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE98.B3 S528 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23919246M
ISBN 109780930268206
LC Control Number2009044987
OCLC/WorldCa463454433

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