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Author Name:    KENYON, Susan M. Mercury Series, Canadian Ethnology Service Paper, 61) National Museum of Man)

Title:   Kyuquot Way : A Study of a West Coast (Nootkan) Community

Publisher:    National Museums of Canada, Ottawa, 1980, 

Seller ID:   64360

KENYON, Susan M. The Kyuquot Way : A Study of a West Coast (Nootkan) Community : A Diamond Jenness Memorial Volume. Ottawa: National Museums of Canada, 1980. Pp. (i)-xvii,[1],1-193,[1]. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated white card covers. National Museum of Man Mercury Series, Canadian Ethnology ServicePaper, no. 61. "Contemporary settlement patterns, the styles, economic occ upations, social organization, political developments and ceremonial activities are analyzed against a background of how these forms have evolved, especially during the last century for which we have adequate documentation. It is shown that while there has bene substantial innovation in terms of material culture, technology and political institutions, there has been a great deal of continuity in the types of social interaction observed, and the values and ideals shared in the community. Commercial fishing now dominates the economy of Kyuquot but as an occupation, this implies no break with thepast." - from the abstract. Very light browning to spine, name inked to ti tle page, else vg. 35.00


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