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Totem poles by Marius Barbeau

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Published by Canadian Museum of Civilization in Hull, Que .
Written in English


  • Totem poles -- British Columbia,
  • Totems -- British Columbia,
  • Indians of North America -- British Columbia.

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Edition Notes


SeriesBulletin (National Museum of Canada) -- 119, Anthropological series -- 30
ContributionsMacDonald, George F., Canadian Museum of Civilization
LC ClassificationsE 98 B3 1964
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21104007M
ISBN 100660129027, 0660129035

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