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Denizens of the desert: a tale in word and picture of life among the Navaho Indians

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University of New Mexico,
Pub. Date:
c1988.
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English
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Forster spent from late 1931 until April '33 as the field nurse at Red Rock on the Navajo Reservations. These are her letters of the period; they are embellished by the photos of Laura Gilpin. A useful contribution to our knowledge of the time, place, people. No scholarly paraphernalia. Annotation(c) 2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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9780826310866
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subject_facetForster, Elizabeth W. -- Correspondence
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New -- Social life and customs
Navajo Indians -- Social life and customs
Public health nurses -- Navajo Indian Reservation -- Correspondence
title_displayDenizens of the desert : a tale in word and picture of life among the Navaho Indians
title_fullDenizens of the desert : a tale in word and picture of life among the Navaho Indians / Elizabeth W. Forster and Laura Gilpin ; edited and with a foreword by Martha A. Sandweiss
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Indians of North America
Navajo Indians
Public health nurses
Social life and customs