Includes bibliographical references (p. 78) and index.
|Statement||by Amy Stone.|
|Series||Cultures of America|
|LC Classifications||E184.F8 S76 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||80 p. :|
|Number of Pages||80|
|ISBN 10||0761401504, 0761401555|
|LC Control Number||94048111|
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