The old ones: Indians of the American Southwest.

by Robert Silverberg

Publisher: New York Graphic Society Publishers in [Greenwich, Conn.]

Written in English
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Places:

  • Southwest, New

Subjects:

  • Pueblo Indians,
  • Pueblo Indians -- Antiquities,
  • Southwest, New -- Antiquities

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 250-264.

StatementIllus. by Robert Thornton. Photos. by Barbara Silverberg.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE99.P9 S55
The Physical Object
Pagination269 p.
Number of Pages269
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5942699M
LC Control Number65013542
OCLC/WorldCa1384287

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