Ethnology of the Ungava District, Hudson Bay Territory

Ethnology of the Ungava District, Hudson Bay Territory


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781560989653
Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press
Publication date: 09/17/2001
Series: Classics of Smithsonian Anthro Series
Pages: 189
Product dimensions: 5.94(w) x 8.92(h) x 0.62(d)

About the Author

Lucien M. Turner (1848-1909) contributed significantly to the collections of the Smithsonian Institution; he was the author of Contributions to the Natural History of Alaska (1868).

Stephen Loring is an anthropologist at the Arctic Studies Center of the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Foreword Chapter 2 Introduction to Lucien M. Turner and the Beginnings of Smithsonian Anthropology in the North Chapter 3 Insert of previously unpublished photographs Part 4 I. Introduction Chapter 5 1. Fort Chimo and the surrounding region Chapter 6 2. Climate Chapter 7 3. Auroras Chapter 8 4. Vegetation Chapter 9 5. Animal Life Part 10 II. The native inhabitants of the country — general sketch Chapter 11 6. The Eskimo Chapter 12 7. The Indians Part 13 III. Special account of the people around Fort Chimo Chapter 14 8. The Koksoagmyut Chapter 15 9. The Nenenot or "Naskopie"

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