TITLE

We, the first Americans

PUB. DATE
July 1996
SOURCE
Native American Connections;1996/97, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the Native American populations in Alaska. Characteristics of the Alaska Native Population; Eskimo part of the population; Economic and social conditions.
ACCESSION #
9609250579

 

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