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The Resource Ishi's brain : in search of America's last "wild" Indian, Orin Starn

Ishi's brain : in search of America's last "wild" Indian, Orin Starn

Label
Ishi's brain : in search of America's last "wild" Indian
Title
Ishi's brain
Title remainder
in search of America's last "wild" Indian
Statement of responsibility
Orin Starn
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Starn, Orin
Dewey number
979.4004/9757
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E99.Y23
LC item number
I785 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ishi
  • Yana Indians
  • Yana Indians
  • Kroeber, A. L.
  • Kroeber, Theodora
  • Human remains (Archaeology)
  • Human remains (Archaeology)
  • Cultural property
Label
Ishi's brain : in search of America's last "wild" Indian, Orin Starn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-333) and index
Contents
Trails to Ishi -- A "compromise between science and sentiment" -- The wild man of Deer Creek -- Ishi, Alfred, and Theodora -- Ishi's ancestors -- Oroville -- The destruction of the Yahi -- Niche 601 -- "Doctor Kroeber's pet buffalo" -- The paper trail -- The wet collection -- Aleš Hrdlička and the great brain hunt -- The Maidu go to Washington -- Lines of descent -- Ancestral gatherings -- Grizzly bear's hiding place -- The sacred fire -- Dersch meadow -- Vera's party
Control code
ocm53162433
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
352 p.
Isbn
9780393051339
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2003021066
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(Sirsi) i0393051331
Label
Ishi's brain : in search of America's last "wild" Indian, Orin Starn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-333) and index
Contents
Trails to Ishi -- A "compromise between science and sentiment" -- The wild man of Deer Creek -- Ishi, Alfred, and Theodora -- Ishi's ancestors -- Oroville -- The destruction of the Yahi -- Niche 601 -- "Doctor Kroeber's pet buffalo" -- The paper trail -- The wet collection -- Aleš Hrdlička and the great brain hunt -- The Maidu go to Washington -- Lines of descent -- Ancestral gatherings -- Grizzly bear's hiding place -- The sacred fire -- Dersch meadow -- Vera's party
Control code
ocm53162433
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
352 p.
Isbn
9780393051339
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2003021066
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(Sirsi) i0393051331

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