Factors influencing kamik production in Arctic Bay, Northern Territories
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Published by National Museum of Canada in Ottawa, Canada .
Written in English


  • Kamiks -- Northwest Territories -- Arctic Bay.,
  • Eskimos -- Northwest Territories -- Arctic Bay -- Industries.,
  • Indians of North America -- Northwest Territories -- Arctic Bay -- Industries.

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Edition Notes

StatementJill E. Oakes..
SeriesMercury series, Paper / Canadian Ethnology Service -- no. 107, Paper (Canadian Ethnology Service) -- no. 107..
LC ClassificationsE99.E7
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 54 p. :
Number of Pages54
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21580709M
ISBN 100660107635

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