Alaska native policy in the twentieth century

by Ramona Ellen Skinner

Publisher: Garland Pub. in New York

Written in English
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Places:

  • Alaska,
  • Alaska.

Subjects:

  • Indians of North America -- Alaska -- Government relations -- 20th century,
  • Indians of North America -- Land tenure -- Alaska,
  • Indians of North America -- Alaska -- Politics and government

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 127-138) and index.

StatementRamona Ellen Skinner.
SeriesNative Americans, Native Americans (Garland Publishing, Inc.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE78.A3 S55 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 143 p. ;
Number of Pages143
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL693496M
ISBN 100815329083
LC Control Number97040756

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