WorldCat Identities

Spier, Leslie 1893-1961

Overview
Works: 124 works in 442 publications in 2 languages and 7,737 library holdings
Genres: Folklore  Archives  Music 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Honoree
Classifications: GN2, 970.3
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Language, culture, and personality; essays in memory of Edward Sapir by Leslie Spier( Book )

31 editions published between 1941 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Of conjuring in the religion of the Kootenai Indians and how the ceremony is different from other tribes (p. 204-216). The Kootenai used conjuring to predict future events such as in warfare
American historical anthropology; essays in honor of Leslie Spier by Leslie Spier( Book )

10 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yuman tribes of the Gila River by Leslie Spier( Book )

20 editions published between 1933 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Klamath ethnography by Leslie Spier( Book )

20 editions published between 1930 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cultural relations of the Gila River and lower Colorado tribes by Leslie Spier( Book )

15 editions published between 1936 and 1970 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prophet dance of the Northwest and its derivatives: the source of the ghost dance by Leslie Spier( Book )

19 editions published between 1935 and 1979 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sacred oral tradition of the Havasupai : as retold by elders and headmen Manakaja and Sinyella 1918-1921 by John Nagel( Book )

7 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In addition to the forty-eight stories, the volume includes essays on the cultural prehistory of the Grand Canyon and the cultural life of the Havasupai, as well as an overview of Havasupai history, leadership, and language and an introduction to scientific thought on sacred story and mythology. --Book Jacket
Yuman tribes of the Gila River, by Leslie Spier by Leslie Spier( Book )

5 editions published between 1933 and 1970 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comparative vocabularies and parallel texts in two Yuman languages of Arizona by Leslie Spier( Book )

11 editions published between 1946 and 1977 in English and Multiple languages and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Havasupai ethnography by Leslie Spier( Book )

8 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plains Indian parfleche designs by Leslie Spier( Book )

13 editions published between 1931 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sinkaietk or Southern Okanagon of Washington by Leslie Spier( Book )

12 editions published between 1938 and 1967 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wishram ethnography by Leslie Spier( Book )

7 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes on the Culture of the Yana by Edward Sapir( Book )

12 editions published between 1943 and 1980 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes on the Kiowa sun dance by Leslie Spier( Book )

14 editions published between 1921 and 1995 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An outline for a chronology of Zuñi ruins by Leslie Spier( Book )

4 editions published in 1917 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Trenton Argillite culture by Leslie Spier( Book )

6 editions published in 1918 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Growth of Japanese children born in America and in Japan by Leslie Spier( Book )

6 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tribal distribution in Washington by Leslie Spier( Book )

9 editions published in 1936 in English and Undetermined and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mohave culture items by Leslie Spier( Book )

5 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of Mohave Indian cultural artifacts, published by the Northern Arizona Society of Science and Art
 
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The sacred oral tradition of the Havasupai : as retold by elders and headmen Manakaja and Sinyella 1918-1921
Alternative Names
Leslie Spier American anthropologist

Leslie Spier Amerikaans antropoloog (1893-1961)

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Klamath ethnographyThe sacred oral tradition of the Havasupai : as retold by elders and headmen Manakaja and Sinyella 1918-1921