Noticias de Nutka (p)

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University of Washington Press, Sep 1, 2011 - 200 pages
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This volume, long out of print, is now reissued in a new edition with the approval and support of the hereditary chiefs and elders of the Mowachaht, one of the Nuu-chah-nulth tribes. Included are Mozino's catalog of flora and fauna, his dictionary of the Nootka language, and reproductions of the drawings made by Atanasio Echeverria, the artists who accompanied the expedition.

 

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Contents

ARTICLE NO 1 Concerning the discovery of Nootka
3
ARTICLE NO 2 Description of their houses furniture
17
ARTICLE NO 4 Concerning the dignity of the tais and
31
villages according to the seasons administration of justice
38
ARTICLE NO 6 Method of fishing for whales and sea
46
ARTICLE NO 8 Concerning their chronology and method
61
ARTICLE NO 10 Arrival of Eliza and Alberni in 1790
77
ARTICLE NO 11 Representation of Meares to the Gov
81
APPENDIX A Brief Dictionary of the Terms That Could
99
BIBLIOGRAPHY
125
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