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Plant geography and culture history in the American Southwest

George Francis Carter

Plant geography and culture history in the American Southwest

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Published by Johnson Reprint Corp. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- Agriculture,
  • Indians of North America -- Southwest, New,
  • Plants, Cultivated -- Southwest, New

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 134-140.

    Statement[by] George F. Carter. New York, 1945.
    SeriesViking fund publications in anthropology, no.5, Publications in anthropology (Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research) -- no.5.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination140 p.
    Number of Pages140
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13527981M
    OCLC/WorldCa503131

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