The Structure of Twana Culture

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Washington State University Press, 1960 - History - 576 pages
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This remarkable account of Washington's Twana Indians contains the most complete body of information compiled on any Native American group in the southern coast Salish region.

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William W. Elmendorf is a professor emeritus of anthropology from the University of Wisconsin and currently works and resides in Davis, California.

A. L. Kroeber (1876-1960) was professor of anthropology at the University of California at Berkeley and director of what is now called the Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology. He was best known for making connections between the field of archaeology and culture and is credited with developing the concepts of culture area, cultural configuration, and cultural fatigue. He is the author of numerous books including "The Religion of the Indians of California" and "Indian Myths of South Central California".

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