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A human geographical study in northwest Alaska

Don Charles Foote

A human geographical study in northwest Alaska

final report of the Human Geographical Studies Program, United States Atomic Energy Commission, Project Chariot

by Don Charles Foote

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Published by [s.n.] in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropo-geography,
  • Eskimos

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Don Charles Foote ; with contributions by H. Anthony Williamson
    ContributionsU. S. Atomic Energy Commission. Human Geographical Studies Program
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGF504.A4 F6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 144 leaves :
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26576501M

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