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Native American Weapons

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Weapons & equipment,
  • History: World,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • North America,
  • Native American,
  • North American,
  • Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies - Tribes,
  • Archaeology,
  • Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies,
  • History - General History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7940112M
    ISBN 100806137169
    ISBN 109780806137162
    OCLC/WorldCa45420034


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