Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1972.
First Edition. Softcover. Very good. Smithsonian Contributions to Anthropology Volume 7. Three volume set, complete. 11.75" x 9.25", 1373 pp, in original wrappers, with illustrations, bibliography, maps. Mild warp to Volume I, otherwise a very nice set, with no markings and minimal wear. A highly regarded, comprehensive study of the cultural life of the Yakutat Tlingit. "Dr. Frederica de Laguna was an influential archeologist and anthropologist who worked extensively throughout Alaska. Her trailblazing career spanned more than three decades. Her research not only helped lay the groundwork for modern archeology in Alaska, it helped to open the male dominated field of archeology to women in the early 20th century" (National Park Service). Due to weight, additional shipping charges will apply for priority or international orders.