Northwest Indian basketry (Ethnic history of the Pacific Northwest) by Genevieve Baird

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Published by Washington State American Revolution Bicentennial Commission .

Written in English

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FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages42
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Open LibraryOL11437024M
ISBN 100917048016
ISBN 109780917048012

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