William P. Clark The Indian Sign Language

ISBN 13: 9781163428801

The Indian Sign Language

 
9781163428801: The Indian Sign Language
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Back Cover:

In 1876 and 1877, Captain W.P. Clark commanded a detachment of Indian scouts--including Pawnees, Shoshones, Arapahoes, Cheyennes, Crows, and Sioux--who conversed in sign language. The scouts patiently taught Clark the sign system, which he patiently recorded in this book. This book corrects the sentimental and brutal stereotypes of Indians that led to much misunderstanding.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

(No Available Copies)

Search Books:



Create a Want

If you know the book but cannot find it on AbeBooks, we can automatically search for it on your behalf as new inventory is added. If it is added to AbeBooks by one of our member booksellers, we will notify you!

Create a Want

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9780803263093: The Indian Sign Language

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  0803263090 ISBN 13:  9780803263093
Publisher: University of Nebraska Press, 1982
Softcover

9780803214149: The Indian Sign Language

Univer..., 1982
Hardcover

9781428630840: The Indian Sign Language

Kessin..., 2006
Softcover

9780548121580: The Indian Sign Language

Kessin..., 2007
Hardcover