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Savagism and civilization a study of the Indian and the American mind by Roy Harvey Pearce

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Published by Johns Hopkins Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Indians of North America -- Cultural assimilation.,
  • Indians in literature.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementRoy Harvey Pearce.
ContributionsPearce, Roy Harvey.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 260 p. :
Number of Pages260
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18003084M
ISBN 100801805244, 0801805252
LC Control Number53006486

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