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The Native People of Alaska (4th Edition)

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Published by Wizard Works .
Written in English


  • Social Science / Native American Studies,
  • Alaska,
  • Aleuts,
  • Eskimos,
  • History,
  • Indians of North America,
  • Native American,
  • Native American Studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Social life and customs,
  • History / Native American,
  • Sociology

Book details:

The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8413356M
ISBN 100936425814
ISBN 109780936425818

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"The Native People of Alaska" by Steve Langdon is an interesting - although somewhat repetitive - look at the various native groups of Alaska. The book contains a short chapter for each large cultural-linguistic group (Aleuts, Northern Eskimos, Southern Eskimos, Athabascans, and Tlingit) and concludes with a chapter on the history of these people since their contact with Europeans in the late s: It's a wonderful place, with a wealth of information and a lake surrounded by replicas of the traditional homes of five Indigenous peoples. I purchased this book in the bookstore there, so I feel assured of its authenticity. This is surely a good introduction to Alaskan Native history. Alaska's Indigenous people had to adapt to life in a harsh /5. The native people of Alaska: traditional living in a northern land. [Steve Langdon] -- Introductory guide to the Eskimos, Indians and Aleuts. Focus is on their life-styles, traditions and cultures. The Native People of Alaska is named as one of the best Alaska history books of all time on the Alaska 67 list! The book is a traditional bestseller, in print continuously for more than 30 years.

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The Native People of Alaska has been an Alaska classic ever since its original release in The Alaska Historical Society named it as one of the 67 best Alaska history books of all time. Originally written for Alaska visitors and new residents, it has now been adopted for Alaska history and Native studies classes at high school and college level throughout Alaska and the United States. The Native People of Alaska by Steve J. Langdon is only pages yet has a lot of detail for those of us who wish to get as much knowledge about Native life and history before the Europeans came. The first chapter is an introduction followed by six chapters that each deal with a region of Alaska/5(3). Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Try it now. No thanks. Try the new Google Books Get print book. No eBook available The Native People of Alaska. Steve J. Langdon. Greatland Graphics/Puffin Press, Jun 1, - Social Science - 96 pages. 0 Reviews. "Alaska Native" is a designation that only exists primarily because of the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (ANSCA). Prior to this, people did not use this language to describe themselves The Indigenous peoples of Alaska (Alaska Natives) embody a distinct political and legal status and relationship, especially in regard to the federal.