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Arctic Eskimo

C. E. Whittaker

Arctic Eskimo

a record of fifty years" experience & observation among the Eskimo

by C. E. Whittaker

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Eskimos.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby C. E. Whittaker.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE99.E7 W6 1976
    The Physical Object
    Pagination259 p., [15] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages259
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5045680M
    ISBN 10040411699X
    LC Control Number74005891

    Illustrated. Between and , anthropologist and explorer Vilhjalmur Stefansson went on three long expeditions to the Alaskan and Canadian Arctic. For supplies he relied heavily on local resources, and he adopted the Eskimo way of living, thus successfully demonstrating his theory that the rigors of existence in the Arctic are much reduced by the use of such techniques.   A Lost Art in the Arctic: Igloo Making Video On the first day of summer in the Northern Hemisphere, watch Inuit in northern Canada teach the next generation the disappearing craft of .

      We always have to keep in mind that a Documentary, after all, can tell lies and it can tell lies because it lays claim to a form of veracity which fiction doesn't. Some of the documentaries are. Get this from a library! Arctic art: Eskimo ivory. [James G E Smith; Carmelo Guadagno; Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation.] -- Catalog of an exhibition of Eskimo ivory carvings held at the Museum of the American Indian. The carvings range in age from the first millennium B.C. to .

      A Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People &#; In , four men ventured into the Arctic for a top-secret expedition: an attempt to claim uninhabited Wrangel Island in northern Siberia for Great Britain. With the men was a young Inuit woman named Ada Brand: Chicago Review Press, Incorporated. By about AD their ancestors, known as the Thule culture, had displaced the earlier inhabitants of North American Arctic. The earlier inhabitants, known as Paleo-Eskimos but genetically unrelated to to modern Eskimos, had first migrated into North America 6, years ago. Eskimo Life.


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