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Aboriginal American harpoons

Otis Tufton Mason

Aboriginal American harpoons

a study in ethnic distribution and invention

by Otis Tufton Mason

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Published by Shorey Bookstore in Seattle, Wash .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Harpoons,
  • Indians of North America -- Implements,
  • Indians of South America -- Implements

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Otis Tufton Mason.
    SeriesBook collection on microfilm relating to the North American Indian -- reel 1.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination189-[304] p.
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16313378M
    OCLC/WorldCa4274942

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Connecting lima - The connecting line of a barbed harpoon at' first was only a bit of string or thong uniting the head to the : Otis Tufton Mason. Indian Harpoons – Piercing and retrieving weapons with a movable head probably the most ingenious and complicated device invented by the North American aborigines.

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