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Author: ANNA MOORE SHAW Title: A Pima Past
Description: USA: The University of Arizona press, 1994. Soft cover. 13.5 x 19 cm. Cover photograph : A Pima " Man in the Maze " basket by Julia Fransisco , 1976 Photograph by Helga Teiwes. Very good condition paperback. Front free end paper has a 9 x 1.5 cm black felt ink line starting at the top right going towards the middle , also showing through to the otherside. OTHER THAN THIS the book is very good with no other inscriptions etc and all bright and tight. "A most interesting book.Her account of how the Pima Indians lived, their family structure, how they reared their children, courtship and marriage, how they treated their elders, their religious practices before the coming of a Christian missionary in 1870, and their accommodation with death are related in language that can be easily understood by the layman and, yet, provide information which can be used by the sociologist and anthropologist 263 pages includes 31 black and white illustrations.- photos and maps.. Very Good .
Keywords: Pima Indians . Courtship . Marriage. Indian History. Pima Tribe . American Indians.
Price: GBP 8.00 = appr. US$ 11.42 Seller: Hay on Wye Promotions Ltd
- Book number: DAG76