Handbook of North American Indians: V. 10, Southwest

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Smithsonian Institution, 1983 - 884 pages
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 This is part of the Smithsonian Institution’s Handbook of North American Indians series, the ultimate resource for Native American history across various regions of North America. The set is intended to give an encyclopedic summary of what is know about the prehistory, history, and cultures of the aboriginal peoples of North America north of the urban civilizations of central Mexico.

Volume 10 covers the cultures, histories, and languages of the non-pueblo, or Circum-Pueblo, people of the Southwest and those on the northern fringe of Mesoamerica.

William C. Sturtevant, general editor; Alfonso Ortiz, volume editor.

Includes 1 p. errata sheet. Contains copyrighted material. L.C. card 77-17162. Item 909-D-1.

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Editor, the anthropologist William C. Sturtevant, who had a long career in the field of anthropology and with the Smithsonian, died in 2007.

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