Join our mailing list!
(Your shopping cart is empty)
American Philosophical Society
Coppers of the Northwest Coast Indians: Their Origin, Development, and Possible Antecedents: Transactions, APS (vol. 79, part 1)
Carol F. Jopling
Contents: (I) The Use and Meaning of Coppers in the Period Between 1860-1920; Coppers; Environmental Conditions; Cosmologies; Social Structure; Meanings Attributed to Copper; The Roles of Coppers in Each of the Five Societies; Comparison of Coppers and Their Use and Meaning; (II) The Early Development of Coppers in Historical Context: Early Period 1741-1840; Copper Objects of the Native People Seen by Europeans; Sources of Native Copper; Amount and Type of Trade Copper Introduced; Type of European Copper Traded 1750-1840; The Later Period 1840-1920; Coppers 1840-1920; (III) The Native Copper Questions: Native Metal-Working Technology; Metallurgical and Metallographic Analysis; (IV) Formal Antecedents to Coppers: European Objects; Archaeological Artifacts; Ethnographic Artifacts; Conclusions; Bibliogaphy. Illus.
Maecenas and Madrigalists: Patrons, Patronage, and the Origins of the Italian Madrigal (Memoir 253)
Ordinary Mysteries: Common Journal of Nathaniel and Sophia Hawthorne: 1842-1843 (Memoir 256)
Long Route to the Invention of the Telescope: (Transactions 98-5)
From Elements to Atoms: A History of Chemical Composition (Transaction 92-4)
Shortest and Most Convenient Route (Transaction 94-5)
Share your knowledge of this product with other customers...
Be the first to write a review
Diane Publishing Co
PO Box 617
Darby, PA 19023-0617
Become an Affiliate
Send Us Feedback
Copyright ï¿½ 2004 Diane Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.