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Oswalt, Wendell H.

Overview
Works: 68 works in 284 publications in 2 languages and 9,922 library holdings
Genres: History  Catalogs  Local history  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Editor, Former owner, Composer
Classifications: E99.E7, 970.1
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Most widely held works about Wendell H Oswalt
 
Most widely held works by Wendell H Oswalt
This land was theirs; a study of the North American Indian by Wendell H Oswalt( Book )

55 editions published between 1964 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains chapters on the Chipewyan, the Caribou and Kuskowagamiut Eskimos and the Tlingit
Eskimos and explorers by Wendell H Oswalt( Book )

16 editions published between 1979 and 2001 in English and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summarizes the historical contacts between Eskimos and Euroamericans across the arctic and subarctic
Alaskan Eskimos by Wendell H Oswalt( Book )

8 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History, culture, linguistics, ethnology, anthropology and physiology
This land was theirs : a study of Native North Americans by Wendell H Oswalt( Book )

21 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: This Land Was Theirs: A Study of Native North Americans, Ninth Edition, examines the traditional and contemporary lifeways of twelve North American Indian tribes. Ranging from the Netsilik hunters who straddle the Arctic Circle to the Natchez farmers of the lower Mississippi River area, the tribes represent each culture area and various levels of socioeconomic complexity among Native Americans. After introductory chapters devoted to pan-tribal issues, each chapter focuses on a specific group and culture area, providing students with a detailed portrait of the geographical and cultural adaptations of that region. As he has done for previous editions, author Wendell H. Oswalt has visited virtually all of the extant groups discussed in the text in order to ensure an accurate record of the present-day situation. Features of the Ninth Edition: Each chapter on an extant tribal group now includes a table with a timeline summarizing the group's ethnohistory. Includes an expanded section on the original peopling of the Americas. Emphasizes the major issues band and tribal governments in North America face today. Addresses the increasingly important diamond mining industry in Canada and the Subarctic. Includes more than 150 illustrations and chapter-opening native poems or songs. Offers expanded coverage of the Navajo, the transcontinental railroad's impact on Indian life, and contemporary issues encountered on reservations. Provides pedagogical aids including maps of each region discussed, a glossary, a pronunciation guide, and two appendices: a guide to artifacts and a list of additional resources for further study
The ethnoarcheology of Crow Village, Alaska by Wendell H Oswalt( Book )

19 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Study of the Yupik settlement at Crow Village (Tulukaghogamiut) on the lower Kuskokwim River in southwest Alaska
Bashful no longer : an Alaskan Eskimo ethnohistory, 1778-1988 by Wendell H Oswalt( Book )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This ethnohistory of the Yupik Eskimo peoples of the Kuskoskwim River valley of western Alaska discusses the activities of Russian fur traders and of missionaries and the change in attitude of the native peoples towards government agencies and others trying to influence their lifestyle and customs
Napaskiak by Wendell H Oswalt( Book )

5 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Study of village life, 1956
An anthropological analysis of food-getting technology by Wendell H Oswalt( Book )

12 editions published between 1976 and 1986 in English and Japanese and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding our culture, an anthropological view by Wendell H Oswalt( Book )

10 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Other peoples, other customs; world ethnography and its history by Wendell H Oswalt( Book )

6 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Habitat and technology; the evolution of hunting by Wendell H Oswalt( Book )

9 editions published between 1972 and 1983 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes Nabesna, Caribou Eskimos, and Angmagsalik Ekimos
Mission of change in Alaska: Eskimos and Moravians on the Kuskokwim by Wendell H Oswalt( Book )

11 editions published between 1963 and 1973 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alaska Commercial Company records, 1868-1911 by Wendell H Oswalt( Book )

4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Records at University of Alaska are from the Kodiak District only; arranged by station and type of record with span of years indicated
Life cycles and lifeways : an introduction to cultural anthropology by Wendell H Oswalt( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kolmakovskiy Redoubt : the ethnoarchaeology of a Russian fort in Alaska by Wendell H Oswalt( Book )

4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fort of the Russian-American Company founded in 1841 along the central Kuskokwim river
Napaskiak; an Alaskan Eskimo community by Wendell H Oswalt( Book )

19 editions published between 1963 and 1973 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern Alaskan native material culture by Wendell H Oswalt( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historic settlements along the Kuskokwim River, Alaska by Wendell H Oswalt( Book )

4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Identifies and describes year-round settlements which exist or have existed between the headwaters of the Kuskowin Rivers to the mouth of the Johnson River, Alaska. Focuses primarily on 19th century establishments
Napaskiak, an Eskimo village in Western Alaska by Wendell H Oswalt( Book )

6 editions published between 1957 and 1971 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Kuskokwim river drainage, Alaska: an annotated bibliography by Wendell H Oswalt( Book )

3 editions published in 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Bashful no longer : an Alaskan Eskimo ethnohistory, 1778-1988
Alternative Names
Oswalt, Wendell H.

Oswalt, Wendell H. 1927-

Oswalt, Wendell H. (Wendell Hillman)

Oswalt, Wendell H. (Wendell Hillman), 1927-

Oswalt, Wendell Hillman.

Oswalt, Wendell Hillman 1927-

オズワルト, ウェンデル・H

Languages
English (227)

Japanese (3)

Covers
Eskimos and explorersThis land was theirs : a study of Native North AmericansBashful no longer : an Alaskan Eskimo ethnohistory, 1778-1988