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Record #163499:

Steller's History of Kamchatka: collected information concerning the history of Kamchatka, its peoples, their manners, names, lifestyles, and various customary practices / Georg Wilhelm Steller ; edited by Marvin W. Falk ; translated by Margritt Engel and Karen Willmore.

Title: Steller's History of Kamchatka: collected information concerning the history of Kamchatka, its peoples, their manners, names, lifestyles, and various customary practices / Georg Wilhelm Steller ; edited by Marvin W. Falk ; translated by Margritt Engel and Karen Willmore.
Author(s): Steller, Georg Wilhelm.
Falk, Marvin W.,
Engel, Margritt,
Willmore, Karen,
Date: 2003.
Publisher: Fairbanks, AK: University of Alaska Press
Abstract: Translation based on J.B. Scherer's printed version of 1774. Describes natural history of Kamchatka with special section on study of fish which includes description of over thirty new species and also on ornithology. Observes Kamchatka's indigenous peoples. Examines economy of Kamchatka and role of Cossacks in its development. Notes similarities between ethnography and natural history of Russian Far East and Alaska.
Keywords: 39 -- Ethnography.
59 -- Zoology.
598.2 -- Birds.
597 -- Fish.
330.34 -- Economic development.
93 -- History.
V -- History.
(*501) -- Russia (Federation).
(*531.25) -- Kamchatskaya Oblast'.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: (*531.25) : 93
ISBN: 1889963496
SPRI record no.: 163499

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