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Wisdom of the elders

Peter Knudtson

Wisdom of the elders

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Published by Stoddart in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human ecology.,
  • Nature -- Folklore,
  • Nature -- Effect of human beings on.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPeter Knudtson & David Suzuki.
    GenreFolklore
    ContributionsSuzuki, David T., 1936-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGF80 .K58 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxv, 232 p.
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20103460M
    ISBN 100773756523

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