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rock paintings of the Chumash a study of a California Indian culture by Campbell Grant

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English


  • Chumashan Indians.,
  • Rock paintings -- California.,
  • California -- Antiquities.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography, p. 143-155.

StatementWritten and illustrated by Campbell Grant. With a foreword by Robert F. Heizer.
LC ClassificationsE99.C815
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 163 p. :
Number of Pages163
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18972986M

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