Eskimo Life

Eskimo Life

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by Fridtjof Nansen
     
 

ISBN-10: 1410206858

ISBN-13: 9781410206855

Pub. Date: 06/28/2003

Publisher: Press Holdings International

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.  See more details below

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Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781410206855
Publisher:
Press Holdings International
Publication date:
06/28/2003
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.89(d)

Table of Contents

Translator's preface; Author's preface; 1. Greenland and the Eskimo; 2. Appearance and dress; 3. The 'kaiak' and its appurtenances; 4. The Eskimo at sea; 5. Winter-houses, tents, woman-boats, and excursions; 6. Cookery and dainties; 7. Character and social conditions; 8. The position and work of women; 9. Love and marriage; 10. Morals; 11. Judicial proceedings, and entertainment; 12. Mental gifts and art; 13. Religious ideas; 14. The introduction of Christianity; 15. Europeans and natives; 16. What have we achieved; 17. Conclusion.

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Eskimo Life 2.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Sarah_Stegall More than 1 year ago
This book has been poorly scanned. The OCR is awful; some words split across paragraphs, others include signs like $ or @ in the middle of words. Save your money.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago