The Resource The Eskimos, text by Ernest S. Burch, Jr. ; photographs by Werner Forman

The Eskimos, text by Ernest S. Burch, Jr. ; photographs by Werner Forman

Label
The Eskimos
Title
The Eskimos
Statement of responsibility
text by Ernest S. Burch, Jr. ; photographs by Werner Forman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Color photographs highlight this account of the history, livelihood, & culture of the Eskimo. A superb ethnographic study illustrated with 120 stunning color photos of artifacts (primarily) and some landscapes. Remarkably low cost. The text along with the photographs, explore the Eskimos' art, their rich mythology, and their beliefs--their stories, their spirit world, and the role of shamans in their lives
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-2010
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burch, Ernest S.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E99.E7
LC item number
B8883 1988
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
E99.E7B88
NAL item number
1988
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Forman, Werner
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Eskimos
  • Eskimos
  • Inuit
  • Eskimos
  • Inuits
  • Bildband
  • INUIT
  • CULTURE
  • HISTORY
  • SOCIAL CONDITIONS
  • CLIMATE
  • Eskimos
  • Eskimos
  • Eskimos
  • Eskimos
  • Eskimos
  • Eskimo
  • United States, Alaska
  • Canada
  • Greenland
  • Russia
Label
The Eskimos, text by Ernest S. Burch, Jr. ; photographs by Werner Forman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Maps on lining papers
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 125
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9780806121260
Lccn
87040549
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)17548380
  • (OCoLC)ocm17548380
Label
The Eskimos, text by Ernest S. Burch, Jr. ; photographs by Werner Forman
Publication
Note
  • Maps on lining papers
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 125
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9780806121260
Lccn
87040549
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)17548380
  • (OCoLC)ocm17548380

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