Eskimo Boyhood (Studies in anthropology) by Charles C. Hughes

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Published by University Press of Kentucky .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Childhood and youth,
  • Kakianak, Nathan,
  • Eskimos,
  • Alaska,
  • Saint Lawrence Island

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages440
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8022266M
ISBN 100813113016
ISBN 109780813113012
OCLC/WorldCa1054007

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[Nathan Kakianak; Charles C Hughes] -- Here is a unique view of life as experienced by a young Eskimo. The autobiography was written by a youth in his early twenties who relates the details of his boyhood life, recalling the feelings.

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