Up the Skeena River to the home of the Tsimshians
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Up the Skeena River to the home of the Tsimshians by Dorsey, George Amos

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Published by s.n. in [S.l .
Written in English


  • Indians of North America -- British Columbia.,
  • Tsimshian Indians.,
  • Skeena River (B.C.)

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Edition Notes

Other titlesPopular science monthly.
Statementby George A. Dorsey.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 microfiche (10 fr.)
Number of Pages10
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21993734M
ISBN 100665149263

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