The Resource Wild men : Ishi and Kroeber in the wilderness of modern America, Douglas C. Sackman

Wild men : Ishi and Kroeber in the wilderness of modern America, Douglas C. Sackman

Label
Wild men : Ishi and Kroeber in the wilderness of modern America
Title
Wild men
Title remainder
Ishi and Kroeber in the wilderness of modern America
Statement of responsibility
Douglas C. Sackman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
" ... focus[es] on the depth of Ishi and Kroeber's friendship, exploring what their intertwined stories tell us about Indian survival in modern America and about America's fascination with the wild even as it was becoming ever-more urban and modern"--Jacket
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sackman, Douglas Cazaux
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E99.Y23
LC item number
S235 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
New narratives in American history.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ishi
  • Kroeber, A. L.
  • Kroeber, A. L.
  • Kroeber, Alfred L
  • Ishi
  • Kroeber, Alfred L
  • Ishi
  • Ishi
  • Kroeber, A. L.
  • Yana Indians
  • Anthropologists
  • Anthropologie
  • Ethnologie
  • Ethnologie
  • Indianer
  • Yana
  • Ethnologe
  • Anthropologists
  • Relations with Yana Indians
  • Yana Indians
  • Yana (Volk)
  • Kalifornien
  • Indianer
  • Kalifornien
  • United States
Label
Wild men : Ishi and Kroeber in the wilderness of modern America, Douglas C. Sackman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: One small step -- The Yahi in three worlds -- The anthropologist in three worlds -- "Worlds of stuff" -- Making tracks -- City lights -- Nature walks in the city and the Sierras -- The call of the wild -- Death mask -- Epilogue: The hearth of Prometheus and the wilderness of Ishi -- Afterword: Google Earth, earthquake weather
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiii, 365 pages
Isbn
9780195178524
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2009020660
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)317473129
  • (OCoLC)ocn317473129
Label
Wild men : Ishi and Kroeber in the wilderness of modern America, Douglas C. Sackman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: One small step -- The Yahi in three worlds -- The anthropologist in three worlds -- "Worlds of stuff" -- Making tracks -- City lights -- Nature walks in the city and the Sierras -- The call of the wild -- Death mask -- Epilogue: The hearth of Prometheus and the wilderness of Ishi -- Afterword: Google Earth, earthquake weather
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiii, 365 pages
Isbn
9780195178524
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2009020660
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)317473129
  • (OCoLC)ocn317473129

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