Games of the North American Indians

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Courier Corporation, 1975 - History - 846 pages
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This volume is the most complete work ever prepared on the games of the North American Indians. Based on the finest museum collections in the world, on travel and ethnographic accounts, and on the author's own numerous trips gathering data from many North American Indian tribes around the turn of the century, it contains virtually everything known about Indian games and illustrations of thousands of objects used in the Indian games.
 

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Contents

FIGCRE22S Bone dice and connting sticks Crows Montana
24
Santee Dakota hallplay on the ice Minaesota
25
FK CaK 177 Htick dice Tarahmaare Chiimahna Mexico 152
26
Preface
29
Game ring and awl Klamath Oregon
30
8I2 Hall conrse Wasama Califoraia
32
Games of chance
44
Yokeshaped hillet cliffdwelling Colorado
48
S2 Plan of kiva hiding game Hopi Ariaona
303
Possihle comhinations of large and small sticks in the fonr
320
Games of dexterity
383
53h Hnowsnake Heneca New York
410
53s Boys throwing arrow Ogiala Dakota Honth Dakota
417
Pottery howl with spiderweh decoration Hopi Arizona
423
Maran arrows Hopi Arizona
430
Gaming ring Navaho Arizona
437

Donhle hall Sank and Foxes Iowa
54
FIGCRE07K Game ring and dart Omaha Nehraska
70
Htick dice Keres Acoma New Mexico
120
Circnit for stick dice Walapai Ariaona
200
F1GCRE 3s2 Hticks and connters for hand gnnie Yoknts Callforala
204
Htick dice Coropa Honora Mexico
205
IIIo Menomlnee playing howl game Wisconsin
220
FIGCRE 33I Stick game Klamath Oregon
240
Gaming ring Blackfeet Montana
444
i Netted hoop Cheyenae and Arapaim Okiahoma
445
Cnetgnetat Arapaho Wyoming
531
FitrnE727 Ajagaq Ita Eskimo Greenland
540
Minor amnsements
715
Donhle hillets and sticks Klamath Oregon 050
800
1nclassified games
822
Appendix Rnnaing races
833

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